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...

Toyota Green Initiative donates Prius Vehicles to 22 HBCUs

At this year’s Magic City Classic in Birmingham, Alabama, Toyota announced plans to donate 22 Prius cars to select HBCUs in the Southwestern Atlantic and CIAA conferences....

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...

How ’bout giving your alma mater some of that CIAA money

"Is that really how we want to go out?" writes former American football running back Barry Saunders on HBCU alumni who give less to their alma mater....

WSSU Looking to be the First HBCU D-II Football Champion!

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...

NFL Hall of Famer Willie Lanier to Speak at VUU

Hall of Fame middle linebacker Willie Lanier will be the guest speaker for the 2012 Football Kickoff Banquet at Virginia Union University Friday, August 10, 2012. The...

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...

Gallery: 100th Annual CIAA Men’s Championship—Winston-Salem State vs. Elizabeth City State

The 100th Annual CIAA Basketball Tournament. Photography by Victor Harper. The 2012 CIAA Tournament celebrated 100 years of great basketball. The tournament was a great experience, with exciting plays...

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...

Winston-Salem State Rams Men’s Basketball Team Wins Memorable CIAA Tournament

Charlotte, NC -----The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association celebrated its 100th anniversary this past weekend in Charlotte North Carolina in exciting fashion. The CIAA was filled with exciting events...

The CIAA is Looking to Expand, Gain Even More Success

The CIAA tournament has experienced unprecedented growth over the past decade and interim Commissioner Peggy Davis has no plans to let that momentum slip. Her goal is to...

Sharelle Hatley of Johnson C. Smith University Wins Excellence in Leadership Award

Johnson C. Smith University senior Sharelle Hatley has been named the 2012 "Excellence in Leadership" Award recipient. Sharelle Hatley is a women's volleyball student-athlete and was recognized by...

Elizabeth City State Hangs on to Win 58-55 Over Chowan University

Glenn Patterson sank two free throws with 15 seconds remaining to lift the Elizabeth City State University Vikings to a 58-55 win over Chowan University Saturday evening...

Shaw University Names Robert Massey Head Football Coach

RALEIGH, NC - Shaw University named defensive coordinator Robert Massey its new head football coach. "Coach Massey has proven himself as a coach and a loyal member of the...

Virginia Union Panthers Defeat Virginia State Trojans 63-61 in the 17th Annual Freedom Classic

Richmond, VA- Once again, two CIAA  schools battled on one of the biggest stages in HBCU Basketball. Once again, the result was the same, as it has been...

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...

Fayetteville State Alum Jamel Austin Making a Name as Pro Basketball Trainer

Jamel Austin knows basketball. He also knows Gary Ervin. Some might say that’s where the similarities end for the two men. But there is more. There’s the fact...

JCSU’s Vanessa Taylor Reaches 200 Victories

  Longevity can be defined as the long continuance in a particular occupation. Success is defined as the achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted. Johnson C. Smith...

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