CIAA Chooses To Stay In Charlotte Despite Outrage Over HB2

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Last week, the NBA announced that it will be relocating the annual NBA All-Star Weekend from North Carolina, which now leaves the state with a large bill...

Bowie State Releases 2012 Football Schedule

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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...

Local Student-Athletes Graduate in 2011 with Honors from Bowie State

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Education Secretary Arne Duncan months ago expressed his disappointment with the low graduation rates among most student-athletes attending major universities throughout the nation. But he wouldn’t have...

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

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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...

JCSU’s Vanessa Taylor Reaches 200 Victories

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  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...

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

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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...

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

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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...

NFL Hall of Famer Willie Lanier to Speak at VUU

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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...

CIAA Football Recap: Week 5

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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 State University Golfers win PGA Minority Collegiate Championship

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Virginia State University’s golf team won its first-ever Division II Title at the 25th PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship at Port St. Lucia, FL on May 6 -8. VSU...

Claflin Shows No.1 CIAA Seed, Virginia State Who’s Boss, In Quarterfinals

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Claflin University – Donnell Frayer, Jr. scored a game-high 20 points and Cornellius Reynolds added 13 points as the Claflin University men's basketball team...

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

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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...

Toyota Green Initiative donates Prius Vehicles to 22 HBCUs

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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....

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

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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...

CIAA Indoor Championship Title Won by Winston-Salem State

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John Dell/Winston-Salem Journal In the run-up to the CIAA Women’s Indoor Championships, Coach Inez Turner of Winston-Salem State said having the home-track advantage at the JDL Fast Track...

Fayetteville State Lady Broncos Beat ECSU, Moving To Semi-Finals

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Fayetteville State — Elizabeth City State and Fayetteville State women's basketball teams played neck-and-neck basketball for three quarters before the Broncos turned up the...

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

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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...

2012 CIAA Tournament & 100th Anniversary Celebration

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HAMPTON, Va. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) anticipates the largest Tournament in the history of the iconic Conference. The planning committee prepares to celebrate the 100th...

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