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...

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...

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...

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....

WSSU Holds On For 35-28 Win Over Cal (Pa.), in NCAA DII 2nd Playoff...

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #3 ranked Winston-Salem State University rode the back of running back Nicholas Cooper's 118 yards and three touchdowns, and Kameron Smith passed for...

Assistant Coach of Bowie State Football Team selected for NCAA Expert Form

  Bowie, MD – Bowie State University assistant football coach Antone' Sewell has been selected to participate in the 2011 NCAA Expert Forum to be held June 16...

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...

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...

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...

Why Virginia State University is the Best HBCU at the Big Apple Classic

Sunday December 4th, 2011 is the day the Trojans take their talents to the Big Apple! Virginia State University’s Men’s Basketball team will face off with their...

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...

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...

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

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...

VSU’s Softball Standout Cameryn Smith Named 2016 CIAA Woman Of The Year

Charlotte, NC - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) subcommittee of Senior Woman Administrators have selected Virginia State University's softball standout Cameryn Smith as the 2016 CIAA...

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