March Madness: Dark Horse Teams

By: Jack Zinman (Sports Editor) This past Sunday, the field of 68 teams were revealed for this years NCAA tournament. Duke, North Carolina, Virginia and Gonzaga are the four number one seeds this year. As we learned last year, nobody is safe from an upset. Who are the Cinderella teams this year? Nobody will know until the games begin but for now all we can do is predict. Liberty comes into the tournament as a 12 seed in the East region with a first round matchup against the vulnerable Mississippi State. The Flames are the tournament winners from the Atlantic Sun Conference. Led by junior guard Scottie James who leads the team in points and assists with 13.1 and 8.8 will be the X Factor. The Flames play at a slow pace and wear down the opposing defense by swinging the ball until they find an open shot. “I watched

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Recognizing The Unsung Heroes of Black History

By: Alyesha Coleman (Correspondent) Dorothy Height (1912-2010) Height was a leader in addressing the rights of both women and African Americans as the president of the National Council of Negro Women. In 1963, she was one of the organizers of the famed March on Washington. She focused primarily on improving the circumstances of and opportunities for African-American women. Height organized the first Black Family Reunion in 1986 which focused on strengthening the African-American family.

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