Tag Archives: NCAA

African American college coaches form group to address minority hires

5 Apr

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A group of prominent black coaches headlined by Tubby Smith and Shaka Smart are forming an organization to address the dwindling numbers of minority head coaches in college basketball. Read more: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/04/african-american-college-coaches-form.html

Hampton beats Manhattan to win opening round NCAA Tournament game.

18 Mar

16th seeded MEAC champion Hampton and 16th seeded MAAC champions Manhattan played in the first game of the NCAA Tournament (the play-in game or a First Four game if you prefer) with Hampton coming out on top 74-64. – See more at: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/03/hampton-beats-manhattan-to-win-opening.html

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Let’s get one thing straight. Eddie Robinson has the most wins in college football

25 Jul

Let’s get one thing straight. Eddie Robinson has the most wins in college football.

Something has been really bugging me lately. Since the NCAA has punished Penn State and took 111 wins from Joe Paterno I have been listening as talking heads talk about how Bobby Bowden now has the most wins in college football.

I have listened as those same talking heads have reported that Bobby Bowden will not celebrate being the coach with the most wins in college football.

My first thought was why would he celebrate? He is not the coach with the most wins. Read more here:http://aareports.com/2012/07/lets-get-one-thing-straight-eddie.html

Grant Hill responds to being called an “Uncle Tom”

17 Mar

This past Sunday Night ESPN aired the documentary ” The Fab Five,” During the film Jalen Rose a member of the Fab Five the films’s executive producer, said that Duke recruited only black players he considered to be “Uncle Toms.”.

Check out Grant Hills classy reply and subtle dig at the Fab Five: http://aareports.com/2011/03/grant-hill-responds-to-being-called.html

Charles Barkley admits he took money in college

19 Sep

On Don Patrick’s radio show Charles Barkley admitted to taking money while in college at Auburn. I think the real story is not that the round mound of rebound took money but that none of us are really shocked or surprised by the fact that it happened.

 Read Charles admittion. http://aareports.com/2010/09/charles-barkley-admits-he-took-money-in.html