After a year off, Omer Yurtseven is already a player of note. Yurtseven has been one of 20 players being considered for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award. This is the sixth year for the award recognizing the top centers in men’s college basketball. As a sophomore at NC State, Yurtseven averaged
VCU will travel to UNLV to play the Runnin’ Rebels in the Atlantic 10-Mountain West Challenge. This will be the first meeting between the two schools. The match-ups are determined using varying factors including last year’s record and NET rankings. UNLV is led by first year head coach T.J. Otzelberger.
American University’s super senior, Sa’eed Nelson, was named Patriot League Preseason Player of the Year. It’s the second straight year, Nelson has been awarded with that honor. Nelson enters his storied career having already made his mark on the Patriot League and American University’s record books. Nelson ranks in the
Jeter Promotions has announced that they’ve signed Featherweight Ebrima “E Boy” Jawara of Germantown, Maryland. Jawara has a 2-1 record with one knockout as a professional. He had 35 amateur bouts, reaching the finals of the Washington D.C. Golden Gloves three times. In his debut bout, Jawara lost by split
In the last two years, the Washington Capitals and Washington Mystics have won championships. The Washington Nationals will be playing for one after sweeping the Cardinals. Both teams encountered set backs and heartbreaks before they won the ultimate prize. For the Capitals, the crushing defeats go all the way back
The Capital City Go-Go announced their coaching staff for the upcoming season. New head coach, Ryan Richman, took over for Jarell Christian a few weeks ago. Christian is now an assistant with the Washington Wizards. Phil Goss (Assistant Coach) – First season as an NBA G-League coach. Goss has served
Georgetown football has jumped off to 3-1 start after a 24-10 victory at Columbia. The victory was the third straight for the Hoyas. Hoyas’ head coach, Rob Sgarlata continues to build a program that is steadily becoming a team of note in the Patriot League. The progression in the football