Former NFL Star, Florida A&M Coach Ken Riley Dead At 72Former Cincinnati Bengals standout Ken Riley, who was later a head coach and athletic director at his alma mater Florida A&M, died Sunday, the university announced. He was 72.
Convictions Upheld In FAMU Drum Major Hazing DeathAlmost exactly five years after Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion died of injuries suffered in a hazing incident, a state appeals court has upheld the manslaughter and hazing convictions of another former member of the school's "Marching 100" band.
FAMU Trustees Vote To Replace University PresidentThe Florida A&M University board of trustees voted Thursday to approve a negotiated agreement leading to the exit of President Elmira Mangum.
Contract Extension Rejected For FAMU PresidentThe future of Florida A&M University President Elmira Mangum remained in limbo Wednesday.
FAMU President Undaunted By Clash With TrusteesFlorida A&M University President Elmira Mangum said Monday she's undaunted by the failed efforts of members of the university's Board of Trustees to fire her less than two weeks ago --- and she's still focused on "transformational change" at the school.
FAMU President Survives Ouster Attempts By TrusteesIn a dramatic three-hour meeting Thursday, members of the Florida A&M University Board of Trustees made failed attempts to fire President Elmira Mangum and sparked students to march to Gov. Rick Scott's office in support of the embattled president.
FAMU Settles With Family Over Hazing DeathThe family of a Florida A&M University drum major who died as the result of being hazed has reached a settlement.
USF Football Coach Declares Tampa's Ybor City Off-Limits University of South Florida football coach Willie Taggart declared Tampa's Ybor City off limits following the stabbing death of a former player.
Florida A&M Faces Questions Over Improvement PlanWorried that Florida A&M University was taking too much of an "incremental" approach, members of the state university system's Board of Governors directed the school in June to come back with a more-aggressive plan for improving performance
Chancellor Says FAMU Is On Right TrackAs Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials said Wednesday the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership woes.
Attorney Suing FAMU Barred From Practicing Law In FloridaThe attorney who sued Florida A&M University over the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion is no longer allowed to practice in Florida.
Chairman Of FAMU Trustees Seeks Tighter Control Of PresidentFlorida A&M University President Elmira Mangum is facing criticism from some of the university's trustees as they evaluated her performance.
Jury Convicts 3 Of Manslaughter In FAMU Hazing DeathThree more people have been convicted of manslaughter and felony hazing in the case of the death of a Florida A & M University student who died after being hazed three years ago.
Prosecutor: All Involved In FAMU Hazing Case Were WillingA prosecutor in the case of three former band members charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major said all who participated, including the victim, knew it was illegal.
Trial Beginning For Last Three Defendants In FAMU Hazing CaseThree years have passed since the brutal beating death of a Florida A&M University drum major exposed a culture of hazing within the school's band.