Winston-Salem, NC — If you’re headed south at any point over the next few days and see some red and white streak past, it might belong to a Winston-Salem State University fan.

The Rams are playing in Saturday’s NCAA Division II National Championship game in Florence, Ala., and they’ll have plenty of support. Not only will WSSU fans being cheering them on, but the team is vying to become the first from a historically black college or university to win the D-II football title.

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“Saturday, we had some CIAA teams that brought their football teams here to watch us play [in the semi-final game],” WSSU assistant athletic director for media relations Kevin Mann said. “They realized this was part of their history, not just our history.” read more…