• UDC Senior Guard Kechan Myers Finishes with Game-high 28 Points in Columbia Union Defeat
    February 26, 2009
    Washington,DC : February 29, 2009—Senior guard Kechan Myers(Philadelphia, PA) closed out his collegiate playing career with a game-high 28 point, five rebound performance in the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds’, 79-63, win over the Columbia Union Pioneers tonight at the Physical Activities Center. Myers and senior forward Rasheed Cole (Alexandria, VA), who scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds, were honored in a pre-game ceremony that recognized their achievements on the court and in the classroom, as they played in their final home game for the Firebirds.
  • UDC Men Lose to Chowan University, 85-77
    February 21, 2009
    Murfreesboro, NC : February 21, 2009—Chris Kenon scored a game-high 31 points to lead the Chowan University Hawks to a, 85-77, victory over the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds this afternoon at the Helms Center in Murfreesboro, North Carolina.
  • Former UDC Basketball Coach William 'Doc' Robinson Dies at 68
    February 19, 2009
    William "Doc" Robinson, a fixture in Washington area basketball since the early 1970s, died Friday at Georgetown University Hospital, six weeks after suffering a massive stroke, his niece April Coleman said. He was 68.
  • Kutztown Drops UDC, 95-56
    December 17, 2008
  • UDC Downs Salem International, 59-57
    December 13, 2008
    Philippi, WV: December 12, 2008—After leading the entire first half, the Salem International Fighting Tigers fell to the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds, 59-57, today in Philippi, West Virginia during the Alderson-Broaddus Classic. The Firebirds went into the half time break trailing by two points, 31-29. The second half was a whole new game, as the Firebirds mounted a furious comeback, taking the lead from the Fighting Tigers when senior guard Kechan Myers (Philadelphia, PA) hit a 3-pointer, with an assist from freshman Justin Smith (Fayetteville, GA), to give UDC a 33-32 point lead, at 19:38 into the half.
  • Shaw Bears Edge UDC Firebirds 57-59
    December 06, 2008
    Washington, DC:December 6, 2008—After trailing most of the game, the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds rallied in the second half and almost pulled out the win, but fell to the visiting Shaw University Bears, 59-57, at the Physical Activities Center this afternoon. Shaw held UDC’s leading scorer, senior guard Kechan Myers (Philadelphia, PA) to 5 points, his lowest for the season, and limited junior guard David Burton (Philadelphia, PA), their second leading scorer to 13 points as they edged the Firebirds in spite of a game and career-high 24 point performance by sophomore guard Tim Ellison (Alexandria, VA).
  • Cheyney State Wolves Defeat UDC Firebirds, 62-56, in Pennsylvania
    December 03, 2008
    Cheyney, PA: December 3, 2008—Junior guard Tyrone Smith paced the Cheyney State University Wolves to a, 62-56, win over the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds, tonight, at Cope Hall. Smith, one of two Cheyney players in double figures, scored a game-high 25 points, while snatching 7 rebounds from the board to give the Wolves the home win. Senior forward Dominique Curry added an 11-point, 11 rebound double-double to the winning effort for the Wolves.
  • UDC Nips East Stroudsburg 68-66 in closing seconds of Game
    November 30, 2008
    Washington, DC: November 30, 2008—With 47 seconds remaining in the game, and the East Stroudsburg University Warriors leading the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds, 66-63, sophomore guard Tim Ellison (Alexandria, VA) hit a three-point shot to tie the score at 66 for the Firebirds. Then, following a Warrior foul, Firebird junior forward David Burton (Philadelphia, PA) made two free throws to win the game, 68-66, for the University of the District of Columbia at the Physical Activities Center this afternoon.
  • UDC Firebirds Fall to NYACK Warriors 68-63
    November 25, 2008
    Washington, DC: November25, 2008—Turnovers proved to be the achilles heel for the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds tonight as they fell, 68-63, to the NYACK College Warriors in the Physical Activities Center. The Firebirds made 20 critical turnovers in the loss, as the Warriors capitalized by converting them into 24 points.
  • UDC Falls to Central State, 100-81, in Season Opener
    November 24, 2008
    Shepherdstown, WV: November 15, 2008—The Central State University Marauders ruined the season opener for the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds by defeating them 100-81 this afternoon during the Clarion Hotel Classic in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. Robert Harris led the Marauders with 24 points in 27 minutes of play.
  • Firebirds Fail to Connect at Philadelphia, Lose 78-58
    November 19, 2008
    Philadelphia, Pa: November 19, 2008—Shooting just 33 percent (21-64) for the game, the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds fell to the Philadelphia University Rams, 78-58, tonight at the Gallagher Center. Five Ram players scored in double figures, with Malcolm Ingram leading the way by posting 17 points and grabbing 8 rebounds.
  • Firebirds Defeat Shepherd Rams, 76-75, for First Win of Season
    November 16, 2008
    Shepherdstown, WV: November 16, 2008—In an exciting, action packed game, the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds defeated the Shepherd University Rams, 76-75, to get their first win of the season in the consolation game of the Clarion Hotel Tournament in Shepherdstown, West Virginia today. Senior Kechan Myers (Philadelphia, PA) scored his second consecutive game high points (27) and 5 rebounds to lead the Firebirds to the win. ,
  • Firebird Men's Basketball 2008-09 Season to Start October 24
    October 24th marks the start of the University of the District of Columbia Firebirds 2008-09 men's basketball season. UDC Head Men’s Basketball Coach Julius L. Smth, Jr., is upbeat about the new season and his returning and new players.