Author: Deja Harrison


Hill makes D-1, NCAA history

All eyes were on Grambling State’s junior guard Shakyla Hill as she made headlines everywhere and brought herself fame when her star performance last Wednesday made history. On this particular night, Hill became the fourth NCAA women’s basketball player to nail a quadruple-double. (A just a blessing to see all the […]


Eric Washington named Panthers’ new defensive coordinator

The Carolina Panthers promoted Eric Washington, the team’s former defensive line coach, as their new de- fensive coordinator on Mon- day. Washington will enter his eighth season with the Panthers. The decision to promote Washington came after Steve Wilks left the team for the Arizona Cardi- nals’ head coaching job. […]



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Rapper JussDeejay

Q: What is your real name and where are you from? A: My real name is Donald Carral and I’m from North Baton Rouge out of Scot- landville   Q: What is your stage name?  A: My stage name is JussDee- jay one word J-U-S-S capital J D-E-E-J-A-Y capital […]


G-Men Carter, Kincade, Scott participate in All-Star games

Grambling State Uni- versity’s three former foot- ball players: quarterback Devante Kincade, running back Martez Carter, and of- fensive lineman Trent Scott were featured in All-Star postseason games this past January, including the 2018 Gridiron Showcase, and the 2018 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. These games are postsea- son games for NFL […]


Men’s team upsets rival Jackson State

Men’s basketball head coach Donte Jackson discusses a play with his team during a timeout. In last Saturday’s game, five of the Tigers (Ivy Smith Jr., Anthony Gaston, Shirmane Thomas, Axel Mpoyo and Dionte Jones) scored 69 of Grambling State’s 72 points in the win over Jackson State University.


GSU honors passing of third president

Grambling State University observed the passing of Dr. Joseph B. Johnson Sr., where the flag were flown at half-mast from 9 a.m. until sunset on Monday, January 8. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards authorized university officials to lower the U.S. flag to half-staff in honor of the late third president […]