Author: Keion Russell


Tigers baseball is back

The Grambling State Tigers baseball team is back at it and looking to prepare for their season coming up.  The baseball team looks to avenge last season and take advantage of the opportunity of being away from the game for so long. The team just like many other sports teams […]


Stellar defensive lineman looks to make immediate impact

The Grambling State Tigers football team thrived well last season on the defensive side of the ball.  The G-Men featured many standout players and will have many key returning pieces when they return to action this spring.  One of those returning is junior defensive end Cameron Richardson.  Last year, the […]


RUSSELL: NBA resumes play in bubble

The National Basketball Association recently resumed play after a short protest from leagues players, coaches and staff due to the killing of many unarmed black men and the most recent shooting of Jacob Blake. With previous cries for help for the cruel murder of George Floyd and continued behavior by […]


RUSSELL: Sports are back

This pandemic has made it very difficult for many sports writers such as myself to find interesting topics to talk about in the sports world. It has me questioning myself as to, “what should I write about”? Although sports had been postponed for a few months now, professional sports have […]


G-Men split games on road trip, beat SU fall to Alcorn

The Tigers are 3-1 in SWAC games this year. GSU Athletics/Courtesy photo The Grambling State University basketball team is currently 9-7 and is coming off of an impressive win against in-state rival the Southern University Jaguars.  The Tigers had a rough first half, going into the locker room down 40-29. […]


Kaepernick’s strange workout for NFL teams

Kaepernick last played in the NFL in 2016. The NFL’s decision to organize a private workout for Colin Kaepernick last Saturday in Atlanta is not what it looks like. Mostly, it feels like the NFL is trying to make the quarterback go prove his claims that he is still ready […]


Quarterback shuffle leaves questions on the offensive play style

Quarterbacks Charles Wright and Geremy Hickbottom. Jada Stokes/The Gramblinite The Grambling State football team has played very well as of late, after starting the season off poorly. After winning three straight games after a four loss streak to start the season, the G-Men have shuffled around the young quarterback group […]