Grambling State University football holds its pro day

From Grambling Sports Information: GRAMBLING, La. | Grambling State University held its annual football Pro Day at Eddie G. Robinson Memoria Stadium on Tuesday morning in front of scouts representing 15 teams from the National Football League. “I thought it was a good day,” Grambling State head football coach Broderick Fobbs said. “This was a tremendous opportunity for these young men and to get an opportunity to perform in front of these scouts is always good.” Fourteen former Grambling State student-athletes went through a two-hour workout in front of NFL scouts on Tuesday.…

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Giannis and Lebron both out for Bucks/Celtics tilt

If you were anticipating the Lakers and Bucks game for the matchup between all-world forwards Lebron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo, you will be disappointed because neither of the stars will be suiting up for their respective ball clubs. According to the Los Angeles Times’ Tania Ganguli, James will miss Tuesday night’s game due to a sore groin. In a season for the Lakers that has been derailed in large by injury and internal factors, this another bump in the road in a tumultuous season. Giannis’ absence was announced by team…

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NBA Recap: March 18,2019

Damian LillardPOR vs. IND 30 2 15 3 stl Deandre AytonPHO vs. CHI 25 12 3 3 stl, 3 blk Goran DragicMIA @ OKC 26 5 11 6-9 3-pt Paul GeorgeOKC vs. MIA 31 9 5 2 stl, 2 blk Jerami GrantOKC vs. MIA 27 10 1 Yesterday’s Scores: Denver Nuggets     114 Boston Celtics     105 PTS K.Irving-BOS – 30 TRB N.Jokic-DEN – 13 Detroit Pistons     119 Cleveland Cavaliers     126 PTS C.Sexton-CLE – 27 TRB A.Drummond-DET – 21 New Orleans Pelicans     129 OT Dallas Mavericks     125 PTS J.Randle-NOP – 30 TRB L.Doncic-DAL – 13 Miami Heat     116…

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Black and Red Air Jordan 4 release date change

As one of the most anticipated releases of 2019, many sneaker enthusiasts had May 11th circled on their calendars. It appears they will have to make an alteration to their plans for this shoe. This iconic shoe reutuns in its classsic black cement grey and fire red color palette, featuring a remastered build and “Nike Air” branding returns to its place on the heel, outsole and insole. Initially set to release May 11, the black and red Air Jordan 4 is now slated to release May at nike.com and select…

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“Hyper Crimson” Nike Air Foamposite Pro coming in April

The Nike Air Foamposite Pro family will be adding a new member later this spring. This upcoming Foamposite Pro will equipped with a hyper crimson Foamposite upper that features an iridescent attribute. In addition, black is found flanking the laces and wrapping around the top of the collar, on the lateral swoosh, the inner and pull tabs. A black rubber outsole completes the aesthetic of this Foamposite Pro. The “Hyper Crimson” NIke Air Foamposite Pro, is set to release April 6 at nike.com and select Nike Sportswear retail venues. The…

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“Memphis Tiger” Air Foamposite One is getting a wider release

After releasing as a limited quickstrike, the “Memphis Tigers” Nike Air Foamposite One is on the way to a wider release. Initially an exclusive for University of Memphis head basketball coach Penny Hardaway and his players and staff. It released March 9 in limited fashion, however it is headed for a wider release. The “Memphis Tigers” Nike Air Foamposite One will be releasing March 22nd via NIKE SNKRS. The sticker price is set at $230 USD. Nike Air Foamposite One “Memphis Tigers”Racer Blue/White-BlackBV8161-400$230March 22, 2019 

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Virginia Union’s season ended by Indiana (PA) in NCAA second round

From Virginia Union Sports Information: Virginia Union University’s Jasmine Carter had a double-double while teammate Rejoice Spivey scored 20 points, but Indiana University of Pennsylvania defeated the Lady Panthers 66-58 in the second round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 16, in Glenville, W.V. Carter scored 11 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in the game.  It was the 10th double-double of the season for Carter. “I was really excited about playing IUP, which is a really good team,” said VUU Head Coach AnnMarie Gilbert.  “They execute well and have…

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Norfolk State to meet Alabama Wednesday in NIT First Round

From meacsports.com : NORFOLK, Va. – MEAC regular-season champion Norfolk State will take on Alabama on Wednesday on the road in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) first round after the bracket was announced on Sunday evening on ESPNU. The Spartans will be the No. 8 seed in the tournament and will face No. 1 seed Crimson Tide at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Norfolk State secured the MEAC’s automatic bid to the NIT after capturing the regular season title at 14-2. The Spartans own a 21-13 overall record. The…

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Howard to play in 2019 Roman College Basketball Invitational

From meacsports.com : PRINCETON, N.J., March 17, 2019 – The Roman College Basketball Invitational (CBI) committee finalized its 16-team field, where Howard was among the squad’s invited to this year’s tournament. The announcement came Sunday evening after the NCAA Selection Show. “I’m happy for this team,” said Howard men’s basketball head coach Kevin Nickelberry. “Our student-athletes get an opportunity to be rewarded for their efforts this year and get a chance to participate in the postseason.” The 12th annual CBI Tourney begins Tuesday with one first-round game, followed by the remaining seven contests…

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