• Rams Return to Action at Wake Forest Invitational
    January 19, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Rams indoor women’s track & field team got its first taste of action in 2019 in a big way with some great performances at the 2019 Wake Forest Invitational. The Rams were especially impressive in the sprint events in their first competition of the new year.
  • Rams Hold On for a 63-57 Win at Saint Augustine's
    January 19, 2019
    RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-7, 3-4 CIAA) fended off a furious comeback to claim a 63-57 win at Saint Augustine’s (4-12, 1-7 CIAA). The Rams secured their first win at Emery Gymnasium since February 8, 2014 and remained undefeated in Central intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division play.
  • Defense, Balanced Attack Leads Rams to 71-49 Win at Saint Augustine's
    January 19, 2019
    RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (9-7, 5-2 CIAA) combined a strong defense with a balanced offensive attack to claim a 71-49 road win over the Saint Augustine’s Falcons (2-13, 1-7 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind one of the best overall performances of the season and their best road game of the year thus far.
  • Bryant, Geronimo Selected for 2018-19 All-CIAA Cheerleading Team
    January 17, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, NC - Winston-Salem State junior Raissa Bryant and sophomore Tyana Geronimo were both selected for the 2018-19 All-CIAA Cheerleading Team. The duo were among 24 student-athletes selected for their leadership and athletic abilities contributing to the success of their respective institutions.
  • WSSU's Kershaw Selected for NCAA and NFL Coaches Academy
    January 17, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State offensive line coach Lawrence Kershaw was selected to participate in the 2019 NCAA and NFL Coaches Academy. Kershaw and other participants will take part in one of the premier learning and networking events of the year. The academy will provide an opportunity for participants to expand their knowledge and insight into the world of collegiate football coaching.
  • Tucker Earns Second CIAA Rookie of the Week Honor
    January 15, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, NC – The awards are piling up for Winston-Salem State freshman guard Amaya Tucker as she was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Rookie of the Week. She brought the honor after leading the Rams to win over regionally ranked Virginia State and reaching a new career-high against Chowan.
  • Rams Fall Short Late in 82-79 Overtime Loss to Elizabeth City State
    January 14, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-8, 3-3 CIAA) gave a tremendous effort, but the team came up just short in an 82-79 overtime loss to the Elizabeth City State Vikings (12-6, 5-3 CIAA), Monday evening. After trailing at halftime, the Rams had a big second half to tie the game, but the team could not carry their efforts over into the overtime period in the hard-fought loss.
  • Rams Storm Back in Second Half to Claim a 78-65 Win Over Elizabeth City State
    January 14, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (8-7, 4-2 CIAA) overcame some first half struggles to claim a 78-65 win over the Elizabeth City State Vikings (11-7, 4-4 CIAA), Monday evening. After being held to just five second quarter points, the Rams outscored the Vikings in both the third and fourth quarters to claim the win.
  • Rams Roll in 90-84 Win Over Chowan
    January 12, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-6, 2-3 CIAA) rolled to a big 90-84 win over the Chowan Hawks (10-3, 3-2 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams controlled the game from the opening tip, but they had to fend off a tough Chowan team in order to claim the win.
  • Tucker 34-Point Performance Not Enough for Rams in 77-72 Loss to Chowan
    January 12, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-7, 3-2 CIAA) gave a great effort, but it was not enough as the team took a 77-72 loss to the Chowan Hawks (9-6, 5-1 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The loss came in spite of a tremendous individual performance by the Rams’ freshman guard Amaya Tucker.
  • Rams Basketball Doubleheader vs. Chowan Moved Up to 1:00 p.m.
    January 11, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State Rams basketball fans will have the chance to get an early jump on Saturday’s action as the women’s and men’s basketball doubleheader between the Rams and the Chowan Hawks has been moved up to a 1:00 p.m. start. The change was made due to the threat of inclement weather heading into the area late Saturday.
  • Late Drought Costs Rams in 81-70 Loss to Virginia State
    January 10, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-6, 1-3 CIAA) gave a great effort for the entire game, but a late drought proved costly in an 81-70 loss to the Virginia State Trojans (11-3, 3-0 CIAA). The Rams controlled much of the game, but the team couldn’t overcome a late run by the Trojans in the tough loss.
  • Big Second Half Lifts Rams to a 69-49 Win Over Virginia State
    January 10, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (7-6. 3-1 CIAA) used a strong defensive effort and a big second half offensive attack to claim a 69-49 win over the Virginia State Trojans (7-5, 1-2 CIAA), Thursday evening. The Rams took the hard-fought win over the Trojans behind some strong individual scoring efforts and a strong team defensive effort.
  • Crandell Named CIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week
    January 09, 2019
    CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State University senior forward William Crandell was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Player of the Week, Wednesday. The honor marked the second time this season that he earned the prestigious honor.
  • Rams Collect Over 450 lbs. of Goods and School Supplies at Claflin Game
    January 08, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics makes service to the local community one of its primary priorities and that showed when the department collected over 450 lbs. in non-perishable food items and school supplies at the Winston-Salem State/Claflin women’s and men’s basketball doubleheader last Friday.
  • Big Second Half Leads Rams to 96-79 Win Over Claflin
    January 04, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-5) used a big second half to take a 96-79 win over the Claflin Panthers (5-9, 4-5 CIAA), Friday afternoon. After scoring just 38 first half points in the game, the Rams broke out for 58 second half points to claim their first conference win of the season.
  • Rams Clamp Down for an 81-56 Win Over Claflin
    January 04, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (6-6, 2-1 CIAA) had their best defensive performance of the season when the team took an 81-56 win over the Claflin Panthers (7-8, 5-4 CIAA), Friday evening. The Rams took the win behind their best defensive performance of the season as they allowed a season-low 56 points in the game.
  • Free Admission to Friday's Doubleheader with Non-Perishable Food Item(s)/School Supplies Donations
    January 03, 2019
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Fans of Winston-Salem State University basketball will get an extra treat for them when they welcome the Rams women’s and men’s basketball teams back to action, Friday evening. There will be free admission to anyone who brings a non-perishable food item or donates school supplies. The donations will be distributed to numerous community service efforts that the Rams support.
  • Rams Hold Off West Virginia State Yellowjackets for a 76-74 Win
    December 31, 2018
    INSTITUTE, WVA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (5-6) held off a furious fourth quarter rally to take a 76-74 road win over the West Virginia State Yellowjackets (3-8), Monday afternoon. After taking an 11-point win into the fourth quarter, the Rams held off the Yellowjackets to take a key region win on New Year’s Eve.
  • Tucker Named CIAA Rookie of the Week
    December 18, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State freshman guard Amaya Tucker got an early gift as she was named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Rookie of the Week, Tuesday afternoon. She earned the honor after a great first week of CIAA play.
  • WSSU's Skinner Named Hero Sports D2 Defensive Player of the Year
    December 18, 2018
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – There is no doubt about this ballot as Winston-Salem State University junior defensive back Daryus Skinner was named the Hero Sports D2 Defensive Player of the Year. He earned the honor after totaling 1,261 votes (27.65%) in the Hero Sports Annual D2 Defensive Player of the Year Poll.
  • WSSU Alum LTC Robert L. Weeks, Sr. Selected for Induction into the John B. McLendon, Jr. CIAA Hall of Fame
    December 17, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, NC – Winston-Salem State University football great LTC Robert L. Weeks, Sr. will join a prestigious group as he was among seven inductees in the John B. McLendon Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Hall of Fame. Weeks, Sr. and the other inductees will be recognized for their excellence in the CIAA, significant contributions in the community, leadership in CIAA sports and commitment to the CIAA mission.
  • Rams' Hot Shooting Not Enough in 110-105 Double Overtime Loss at Bowie State
    December 16, 2018
    BOWIE, MD –There was plenty of scoring to go around, but in the end, the Winston-Salem State Rams (5-5, 0-2 CIAA) could not quite keep up when the team took a 110-105 double overtime road loss to the Bowie State Bulldogs (5-6, 1-0), Sunday afternoon. The Rams took the loss in spite of a great offensive effort, but struggles at the free throw line proved to be costly in the hard-fought loss.
  • Third Quarter Drought Costs Rams in 76-63 Loss at Bowie State
    December 16, 2018
    BOWIE, MD – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-6, 1-1 CIAA) played well for most of the game, but a critical third quarter drought cost the team in a 76-63 loss at Bowie State (8-1, 1-0 CIAA). After a strong first half of play, the Rams struggled in the second half to take their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) loss of the season.
  • Rams Open CIAA Play with an 80-72 Win at Lincoln (Pa.)
    December 15, 2018
    LINCOLN, PA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-5, 1-0 CIAA) opened Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play on a high note when the team took an 80-72 road win over the Lincoln (Pa.) Lady Lions (4-7, 0-2 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams took the win behind a balanced offensive attack with four players reaching double-digit scoring in the game.
  • Rams Fall Short in 81-77 Loss at Lincoln (Pa.)
    December 15, 2018
    LINCOLN, PA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (5-4, 0-1 CIAA) gave a solid effort late, but the team fell just short when they opened Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play with an 81-77 road loss to the Lincoln (Pa.) Lions (7-4, 2-0 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams played a solid overall game, but the team could not stop the Lions ate with they took the tough loss.
  • Rams' Doubleheader at Virginia Union Postponed
    December 11, 2018
    RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams will need to wait a little longer before opening Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play as the women’s and men’s basketball doubleheaders originally scheduled for Thursday have been postponed due to conflicts with exam schedules.
  • Big Fourth Quarter Lifrts Rams to an 81-69 Win Over USC-Aiken
    November 18, 2018
    WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (3-5) got their second straight win when the team took an 81-69 win over the USC-Aiken Pacers (5-3). The Rams utilized a blazing fourth quarter to take the win.
  • Moore Accepts Invitation to 2018 D1-FCS Scout Bowl
    December 06, 2018
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Winston-Salem State University senior running back Kerrion Moore accepted an invitation to participate in the 2018 D1 FCS Senior Scout Bowl. The bowl will serve as a showcase for Moore and around 80 other participants in the game.
  • Roberts Accepts Invitation to 2018 Podyum All-Star Bowl
    December 06, 2018
    MIAMI, FL – After a fantastic career, Winston-Salem State University defensive lineman Tyron Roberts received and accepted an invitation to the 2018 Podyum All-Star Bowl in Miami, Fla. Roberts will participate in a showcase for athletes seeking to continue their playing careers at the professional levels.
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