Rapper JAY-Z at LA Rams vs Kansas City Chiefs
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
August 16, 2019 - 2:31 pm
By: CJ Washington Rapper & CEO of Roc Nation, Jay-Z, recently entered a partnership with the NFL to enhance its live game experiences and to amplify the league's social justice efforts. Now we knew that him doing so would lead to some backlash from the African American community due to how the...
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Lericia Harris
August 12, 2019 - 12:51 pm
"Ever since we moved to Atlanta, Casey and I have wanted to give back to the city that has been so good to us," stated Atlanta United midfielder Julian Gressel. The professional soccer player will host his inaugural Gresselmania Golf Classic on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth...
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July 16, 2019 Birmingham: Georgia head coach Kirby Smart holds his press conference at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel during SEC Media Days on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, in Birmingham. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
July 17, 2019 - 2:05 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Kirby Smart talks about Georgia taking "that next step." Quarterback Jake Fromm wants the Bulldogs "to get over the hump." In the Southeastern Conference, that step — or hump — is beating Alabama. Georgia has pushed the Crimson Tide to the brink in a Southeastern Conference...
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July 16, 2019 - 11:19 am
Pernell Whitaker, an Olympic gold medalist and four-division champion who was regarded as one of the greatest defensive fighters ever, has died after being hit by a car in Virginia. He was 55. Police in Virginia Beach said the former fighter was hit by a car Sunday night. The driver of the car...
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Lericia Harris
July 08, 2019 - 1:16 pm
Cori “Coco” Gauff’s magical Wimbledon run ended after a loss to No. 7 Simona Halep Monday. Gauff was one round shy of the quarterfinals in her first appearance at the tournament. Despite showing flickers of brilliance, Gauff ultimately looked the part of a teenager – unable to find her rhythm like...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
May 23, 2019 - 4:00 pm
Morehouse Athletic Director – Andre Patillo – is stepping away from his position after nearly 40 years of service as a student and an administrator. He is set to retire at the end of June. Patillo joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw on HBCU PLAY to discuss his distinguished career, the legacy he...
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Lericia Harris
May 23, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Director of Athletics at Morehouse – Andre Patillo – is stepping away from his position after nearly 40 years of service as a student and an administrator. He is set to retire at the end of June. In his professional career, all but five were in the service of Morehouse: 1979–1985: Assistant...
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Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 15, 2019 - 2:43 am
Jim Nantz was told by the late Ken Venturi after Jack Nicklaus' 1986 Masters win that he would never see a day like that around Augusta National again. Nantz's 34th Masters ended up being just as dramatic with Tiger Woods' first victory in a major in nearly 11 years and his first green jacket since...
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Arthur Blank
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March 25, 2019 - 11:11 pm
Arthur Blank paid approximately $545 million for the Atlanta Falcons in 2002. On Monday, he reportedly sold 10 percent of the franchise to two current limited partners and a new limited partner, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution says. The price tag for Monday's transaction: An estimated $300 million...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
March 22, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Tiffany Greene is the first African-American woman to serve as a play-by-play commentator for college football on a major network. The graduate of Florida A&M University joins HBCU PLAY to discuss her broadcast journey, the 2018 HBCU football season, and future plans.