Sports features writer for The Washington Post Education: University of South Carolina, BA in journalism Kent Babb is a sports features writer for The Washington Post, focusing on the NFL, college sports, the NBA, and the intersections of sports with social, cultural and political issues. A graduate of the University of South Carolina, he has previously worked for the State in Columbia, S.C., and the Kansas City Star. Babb is the author of "Not A Game," the 2015 biography of Allen Iverson, a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Honors & Awards:
The Best American Sports Writing, 2013
Associated Press Sports Editors, First place in Feature Writing, 2005 and 2010
PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing, 2016 finalist
Books by Kent Babb:
Not A Game: The Incredible Rise and Unthinkable Fall of Allen Iverson
Tennessee State, once the home of Olympians and NCAA champs, is struggling. But a movement for black athletes to support HBCUs has the school's basketball coach scrambling to land a top recruit -- and hopefully change the school's trajectory.