It’s Time for Black Athletes to Leave White Colleges


They attract money and attention to the predominantly white universities that showcase them, while HBCUs struggle. What would happen if they collectively decided to go to black schools? By Jemele Hill | The Atlantic | October 2019 In the summer of 2018 Kayvon Thibodeaux, who was then ranked as the top high-school football player in America,…

Black College Hall of Fame Classic gets off to a strong start


The event served as a showcase for what makes Canton such a special place. By Joe Scalzo | Canton Repository | September 2, 2019 CANTON If you live in St. Louis, the arch can start to blend in with the skyline. If you live in Cleveland, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame can become a…

CARLIN ISLES EXCLUSIVE: FROM TROUBLED TIMES TO TOKYO 2020


The world’s fastest rugby sevens player tells Olympic Channel how his path to sporting stardom was far from a straight sprint. By Andrew Binner | The Olympic Channel | May 31, 2019 To say that Carlin Isles is a fighter, would be a grave understatement. Today the American is known as the fastest rugby sevens player in the world, whose…