• VCG Sports Makes Strides in Orlando With Visionary Sports Business Academy to Reach Youth

    Visionary Sports Business Academy: Empowering and developing future leaders in sports 

  • Ja’Michael Edwards-Lott is Trailblazing his way to the NFL by Building his own Brand

    “I realized early on that I could make a name for myself and take advantage of my on-field opportunities and turn that into more off the field opportunities, I want to change the world with my abilities on the field, I want to be Ja’Michael the hall of fame football player who opened the door for thousands of kids.”

  • Darrell Walker Reenergizes Basketball Program at Clark Atlanta University Using NBA Experience 

    Clark Atlanta University Head Coach Darrell Walker against the Boston Celtics. Walker played with the New York Knicks from 1983-1986 Words: Craig Allen Brown Images: Darrell Walker | CAU Athletics Former NBA player and coach Darrell Walker is using his experiences and compassion to significantly alter the lives of student-athletes at Clark Atlanta University. His men’s basketball team is undergoing significant growth, in the classroom and on the hardwood. Darrell Walker excelled at basket…

  • WNBA Champion Yolanda Moore Changes the Culture at Clark Atlanta University

    Words: Craig Allen Brown Images: Yolanda Moore | Clark Atlanta University Athletics “I wanted them to believe differently about who they were and the value they have as people first, and as players second, and then to raise their level of expectation for themselves,” Yolanda Moore’s unorthodox ascent from a small, Southern town to WNBA champion was full of adversity. Now, as the head coach of Clark Atlanta University’s women’s basketball team, she is teaching her student-athletes that champ…

  • Grambling State University has Always Been Home to Former Houston Astro James Cooper 

    Words: Aaron Tyson Image: Grambling State University Athletics James Cooper’s initial commitment to Grambling State University began in 2000, where he would embark on the arduous journey of a student-athlete. Similar to the parade of accolades garnered by his then head coach ­­— American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Famer, Wilbert Ellis—Cooper’s athletic ability as an outfielder awarded him All-Conference and All-SWAC honors during his career. Unbeknownst, that would not be the last …