The CIAA athletic conference was held in Charlotte this past weekend with Winston Salem States late push to defeat Fayetteville State 63-62 in the Men’s Basketball Championship. The championship was held at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC and was Winston-Salem’s 12th in the conference tournament’s 75-year history and their first since winning the title […]

  Virginia State University held off a strong second half rally to defeat the Shaw Bears, 77-66, in the 2019 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Men’s Basketball Championship game Saturday afternoon at the Spectrum Center. Read more on the CIAA website. SEMIFINALS – FRIDAY 3/1 7PM Virginia st.             75 Livingstone      […]

For the first time in three seasons, the Shaw University men’s basketball team was able to capture a victory at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Men’s Basketball Tournament and move on to the semifinals as the Bears rallied from a nine-point deficit in the second half to defeat rival Saint Augustine’s University in the […]

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The CIAA announced on Friday afternoon that basketball tournament will remain in Charlotte in 2017, but the conference is relocating eight of 10 events out of the state. The conference is joining other athletic conferences in moving their tournament events out of the state to show their disapproval of HB 2. In a statement the […]

  CIAA tournament is in full GO mode and tonight the lady Bears of Shaw will take on Virginia Union and the men Livingstone will tackle Virginia State Union. For the Women Last night Semi Final results: (1) VUU 93 (2) Livingstone 63   (1) Shaw 86 (2) Chowan 77   SATURDAY 2016 CHAMPIONSHIP this evening […]

When is the 2016 CIAA Basketball Tournament? Tuesday, February 23 – Saturday, February 27, 2016 Where are the games being played? Time Warner Cable Arena 333 East Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202   Listen as Melissa talks with the CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams about the upcoming tournament and the excitement they are bringing to the […]

  Jacqueline (Jacqie) McWilliams In September 2012, Jacqie McWilliams assumed her new position as the first appointed Woman Commissioner of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA).  She works closely with the Board of Directors and staff and provides leadership in strategic planning, day-to-day management and financial stability for the CIAA in an effort to create a […]

VIA CIAA Communications Thursday morning’s Rickey Smiley Morning Show has been cancelled; the CIAA Career Expo will operate on a two-hour delay at the Charlotte…

“The Yolanda Adams Morning Show” is LIVE from the CIAA Tournament in Charlotte, NC! Bishop Secular says there’s people from all over the place that come to…