With an unapologetic Black coach and an all-Black team based in “Chocolate City,” John Thompson Jr.’s Georgetown Hoyas reveled in being Black America’s team. Mali historian Amadou Hampaté Bâ once stated, “When an elder dies, a library is burned to the ground.” That wisdom captures the sentiments of so many upon hearing the news of … Read moreJohn Thompson Jr. Was Black America’s First Coach
Photo Credit: Porter Binks/Getty Images Two five-star recruits have spurned the NCAA in favor of the NBA’s G-League. The coronavirus pandemic has already made a sizable dent in the music and concert industries. In the last few weeks, however, its long-term effects on sports have come into focus. On Thursday, top NCAA prospects Jalen … Read moreCould This Be the Beginning of the End For NCAA Basketball?