college-basketball

The John Thompson School of Unapologetic Black Excellence

The legendary Georgetown basketball coach passed away on Monday. But the influence he had on his players — and Black America — far surpassed whatever he helped them accomplish on the court.

Is This Esports’ Big Moment?

Baseball is barely hanging on. The NBA and NHL have returned to abbreviated schedules. The Big Ten and Pac-12 have postponed their fall sports. Can esports fill the giant programming void they’ve left behind?

Hell Yeah, Black College Athletes Should Go to HBCUs

For me, this time of racial redefinition boils down to rebuilding Black America. And what better place to start than college?

Since There’s No March Madness, ‘The Scheme’ Is the NCAA Hate-Watch We Need

This HBO documentary, about a FBI sting operation that ensnared aspiring agent Christian Dawkins, explores the rampant corruption in college basketball. The film probably won’t change things, but it’ll help remind you that the people running the sport we love are garbage.