A historically black university will have an opening round win on Thursday night’s prelude to March Madness, as Texas Southern University and North Carolina Central University will play in the ‘First Four’ round of the NCAA men’s basketball playoffs.
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Officials at Texas Southern University today announced plans to establish a campus-based Center for Justice Research, aimed at producing criminal justice reform analysis and policy recommendations.
The Prairie View A&M University football team defeated Texas Southern 30-16 to win the Labor Day Classic for the third straight season.
A decades-long pursuit for criminal justice reform has taken Texas Southern University criminal justice major Tarsha Jackson across the state and to the heights of public advocacy.
Texas Southern University’s Ocean of Soul Marching Band will lead the victory parade for the World Series Champion Houston Astros in downtown Houston tomorrow afternoon.
The interim dean of Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law is out following the controversial cancellation of a speech by a conservative Texas legislator.
The Houston Chronicle reports on James Douglas’ September resignation, which was submitted in September but formally accepted by university president Austin Lane on Oct.
The Houston Chronicle profiles the rebuilding process for Texas Southern University athletics, which in 2012 was stripped of its 2010 SWAC football championship, had wins vacated in all sports between 2006 and 2010, and mandated postseason bans for football and men’s basketball after an NCAA investigation found the school committed more than 120 recruiting and financial aid violations.
Controversial Texas legislator Briscoe Cain is preparing to file a free speech lawsuit against Texas Southern University, alleging that the school denied him of his constitutional right to free expression when it canceled his scheduled appearance on campus last week amid student protests.
A canceled speech from a controversial Texas state lawmaker at Texas Southern University has spurred confusion among the school’s administration, and a war of words between legislators. From the Dallas News:
KHOU in Houston reports on the disruption and cancellation of a controversial Texas lawmaker’s appearance at Texas Southern University.
HOUSTON – There was controversy on the Texas Southern University campus right before the cancellation of one lawmaker’s speech Monday.
Devaughn Robinson, a 2010 Texas Southern University graduate, and former Tiger golf team member is generating huge attention for his play on the amateur championship circuit. The native of New Providence, Bahamas, one of the highest-ranked amateurs in the world from the Caribbean, captured his first major American tournament title last weekend with a playoff victory in the Greater Houston City Amateur Championships.
Florida A&M University took an early lead and never looked back against Texas Southern University, rolling to a 29-7 victory in the school’s inaugural Jake Gaither Classic – the official kickoff of 2017 the college football season.
Houston Rockets all-pro guard James Harden recently donated $100,000 to Texas Southern University in support of student scholarships.
FOX 26 in Houston broke the story on the major gift, coming just two months after the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and the Southwestern Athletic Conference launched an inaugural skills combine for HBCU players from the two historically black conferences.