Saint Paul’s College Shuts Down The Athletic Department

The Saint Paul’s College board of trustees has voted to discontinue the school’s entire athletics program, the college announced Monday. The decision, which takes effect July 1, is intended to help alleviate Saint Paul’s ongoing financial struggles.

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

Last week, several schools and HBCUs have went under fire for unsatisfactory academic progress after the release of the Academic Progress Rate scores from NCAA. Although as a unit the...

HBCUs Hit Hard By NCAA In Latest APR Calculations

Several HBCU athletic programs face penalties and possible postseason bans after the NCAA released its latest round of Academic Progress Rate figures Wednesday. Among the notable schools that...

CIAA’s 100 Greatest Athletes & Coaches: #100—#96

In anticipation of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) celebrating 100 years of existence, the CIAA compiled a list of its 100 greatest athletes in its history. As the names...

Chowan’s Men Basketball Team Visits 9/11 Memorial

MURFREESBORO, NC - Play with a purpose. Those words are echoed by coaches across the country on a daily basis, in attempts to get the most out of...

Challenge: Change the perception of sport

Sport administration is a quickly growing industry, offering careers in professional sports, collegiate sports, sport event management, coaching and even operations. It was identified as a professional...

Bowie State Bowling Captures CIAA Northern Division Crown

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The Bowie State University bowling team competed in their final CIAA Event of the year March 13th-15th and the Lady Bulldogs finished the weekend conference...

CIAA Football Recap: Week 5

Chowan took home a 27-24 win over Winston-Salem State on Saturday afternoon in Bowman Gray Stadium. The Hawks move to 4-1 on the season with the victory...

Virginia Union Hangs On To Defeat CIAA Rival Virginia State 67-54

NEW YORK— The battle of the Virginia HBCUs has been decided. Damion Harris scored 17 points, Wesley Simmons scored 13 points and pulled down a team high...

Bowie State Releases 2012 Football Schedule

Bowie State will begin its 40th overall season of intercollegiate football and look to improve on last season's mark of 4-6 (3-4 CIAA).  The Bulldogs began...

Jessica Kern named ninth head women’s basketball coach of Lincoln University Pennsylvania

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. (April 14, 2011) — Lincoln University is pleased to announce Jessica Kern as the new head coach of the women's basketball program. She becomes...

No. 15 Rank WSSU Rams Blank the JCSU Golden Bulls, 37-0

CHARLOTTE, NC – #15 Winston-Salem State University ran up 473 yards of total offense, and Eric Williams caught two touchdown passes as the Rams rolled to a...

A Shot at Redemption: The CIAA Championship Game That Wasn’t

(HBCU Gameday) November 15, 2013. A day that will live in infamy in the hearts and minds of CIAA and HBCU football fans. It was supposed to be...

Johnson C. Smith Wins Convincingly over Chowan University 95-69

On Wednesday January 4th the Chowan Hawks went to Brayboy Gymnasium (Charlotte, NC) to face their CIAA opponent, the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith. Both teams needed a win...

Who Will Win the Men’s CIAA Tournament?

As the college basketball season winds down, one long honored and respected tradition among HBCUs launches, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Basketball tournament. This year in the...

Livingstone, Lincoln, or Shaw?: Women’s CIAA Prediction

This season in Women's Basketball, the CIAA has seen a nearly unstoppable force in Livingstone College, who has been far and away better than all of their...

Kelly Shaw of Saint Augustine’s College runs Second-Fastest 400 Meter Qualifying Time

TURLOCK, Calif. – Kelly Shaw (Soph./Winona, Minn.) of Saint Augustine's College ran the second-fastest 400-meter time during preliminaries Thursday to qualify for the women's finals on the opening...

Virginia Union’s Dave Robbins Elected to National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Dave Robbins, the legendary men's basketball coach at Virginia Union University for 30 years, has been named for induction in the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. Robbins...

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