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By Savannah Tribune | May 22, 2019

Bryant Hired To Coach Basketball In Albany On May 13, the Dougherty County Board of Education voted to hire Bakari Bryant as the new head boys basketball coach at Dougherty Comprehensive High School in Albany, Georgia. Bryant takes the helm of the Trojans Basketball Team having come from Berkmar High School in Lilburn, Ga., where he helped guide the Patriots … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Golden State Takes NBA Finals

By Savannah Tribune | May 22, 2019

The Golden State Warriors won (119-117) the Western Conference Finals against the Portland Trail Blazers. It took a while, but by the end of the night, they accomplished their goal — overcoming a 17-point deficit to beat the Blazers 119- 117 in overtime. With the win, the Warriors became the first team since the Boston Celtics of the 1950s to … Continue reading “Golden State Takes NBA Finals”

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By Savannah Tribune | May 15, 2019

Kyle Frazier, who was one of the 18 young men to sign a football scholarship to attend Savannah State in February has been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, a form of cancer of the lymphatic system. Frazier, who is a 6-foot-3, 260-pound defensive lineman from Augusta, Georgia, made the announcement on his Twitter account on May 4. When asked if there … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | May 08, 2019

Williams Lands Head Coaching Job Former Savannah State football standout Roosevelt Williams has been named the head football coach at ASA College-Miami. Williams replaces Chris Boden, who led the team for four seasons before he took a job at his alma mater Villanova back in February. Williams served under Boden this past season as the team’s associate head coach and … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

SCAD Wins NAIA Bowling Championship

By Savannah Tribune | May 08, 2019

The men’s and women’s bowling teams from The Savannah College of Art & Design won the 2019 NAIA Invitational National Championship. The accomplishment took place in late May in Topeka, Kansas. The men, who were seeded seventh going into match play, defeated Martin Methodist (3-0) in the first round and then went on to defeat William Penn (3-1), Hastings (3-0) … Continue reading “SCAD Wins NAIA Bowling Championship”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | May 01, 2019

Lewis, Landy Funeralized Funeral services were held for former Savannah State football players Bernard Lewis and Willie Landy on April 27. Lewis, 77, died on April 22 at his home after a bout with cancer. Services were held for Lewis at Coastal Cathedral Church of God. The Steubenville, Ohio native who was also known by the nickname of “Yank” to … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Bailey, Banks Invited To NFL Mini Camp Tryouts

By Savannah Tribune | May 01, 2019

Former Savannah State football players Brandon Bailey and Stefen Banks have been invited to NFL rookie mini camps. Bailey (6-1, 185) has been invited to tryout with the Atlanta Falcons while Banks has been invited for a tryout with the Cleveland Browns. A native of Duncan, South Carolina, Bailey played defensive back for SSU from 2014-16. Bailey finished his career … Continue reading “Bailey, Banks Invited To NFL Mini Camp Tryouts”

SSU Hosts MEAC Men’s Golf Championship 2019

By Savannah Tribune | May 01, 2019

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men’s Golf Championship, hosted by Savannah State University began Monday at Crosswinds Golf Club in Savannah, GA. The championship is featuring four-time defending champion Augusta University, Bethune Cookman University, Maryland Eastern Shore, North Carolina A & T, North Carolina Central University and Savannah State University. The threeround championship is being played over the course of … Continue reading “SSU Hosts MEAC Men’s Golf Championship 2019”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | April 24, 2019

In today’s article, we catch up with former Tompkins High School basketball player Marion Devoe. Devoe grew up in west Savannah on Millikan Street off of Louisville Road. “It was the neighborhood behind the old ice house and currently near St. Mark Baptist Church,” he says. He was one of ten children born to the late Frank and Annie Mae … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | April 17, 2019

SCAD Wins NAIA Women’s Swimming Title The Savannah College of Art & Design women’s swimming team won their second NAIA National Championship in as many years. The event took place in Columbus, Georgia at the Columbus Aquatic Center, February 27-March 2. It was the Bees third National Title in four years and the fifth overall. SCAD scored 638.5 points to … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”