WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-12, 2-5 CIAA) gave all they had, but the team could not hold up in a 93-82 loss to the Shaw Bears (10-6, 4-2 CIAA), Saturday afternoon. The Rams had a solid overall game with an impressive second half, but the Rams could not keep up with an aggressive and sharp-shooting effort by the home standing Bears.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-12, 2-5 CIAA) gave a tremendous effort to overcome a slow first half, but the Rams fell short in a 74-65 loss to the Saint Augustine’s Falcons (9-9, 6-1 CIAA) in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division opener, Saturday afternoon. Shooting woes from the floor and at the free throw line cost the Rams in the hard-fought loss.
ELIZABETH CITY, NC - There was no shortage of fight in the Winston-Salem State Rams (4-11, 2-4 CIAA), but the team fell short in a 78-66 road loss to the Elizabeth City State Vikings (5-5, 1-2 CIAA), Monday evening. The Rams had a solid showing in the game, but the team didn’t have what it took to keep up with the Vikings, Monday.
MURFREESBORO, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-10, 2-3 CIAA) ran out of gas when the team took an 82-65 loss at Chowan (5-7, 1-3 CIAA), Saturday evening. Playing in their second came in 24 hours, the Rams struggled to find their offense in tough loss.
ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-7, 2-2 CIAA) staged a late comeback, but the team came up short in a 78-73 road loss to the #17 Virginia State Trojans (12-1, 2-1 CIAA), Friday evening. The Rams trailed for much of the second half, but tied the game in the final minutes of play, but the team could not get the win as the Trojans hit some key shots and free throws to hand the Rams the loss.
ETTRICK, VA – The Winston-Salem State University Rams women’s and men’s basketball teams will have to wait one more day to return to action as Thursday’s doubleheader at Virginia State has been postponed until, Friday afternoon. The postponement is the result of the threat of inclement weather in the Ettrick, Virginia area.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (4-8, 2-1 CIAA) got their second straight Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) win in dramatic fashion with 69-67 win over the Bowie State Bulldogs (5-8, 0-2 CIAA), Monday evening. After falling behind by as many as 18 points in the second half, the Rams staged a furious comeback, highlighted by a pair of free throws, a key block, and a game-winning drawn charge by junior forward Jamel McAllister to claim the win for the Rams.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (3-8, 1-1 CIAA) got back to their winning ways, Saturday afternoon when the team took a 64-56 win over the Lincoln (Pa.) Lions (6-6, 1-1 CIAA). The Rams turned to their defense to get the win as they held the Lions to just 56 points and shooting just 34.4% (21-of-61) from the floor.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-8, 0-1 CIAA) gave a great effort, but the team fell just short in a 71-68 loss to the Virginia Union Panthers (6-6, 1-0 CIAA) to open Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play, Thursday evening. After trailing early, the Rams had a big second half, but fell just short in a hard-fought loss to the Panthers.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams men’s and women’s basketball games against the Johnson & Wales Wildcats and the Piedmont International Bruins scheduled for Saturday afternoon have been cancelled due to inclement weather.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-7) played a great game for over 39 minutes, but the team could not quite reach the full 40 when they took a 76-73 loss to the Claflin Panthers (9-1), Monday evening. With a tied score with just four seconds left to play, the Rams allowed a Panther three-pointer to seal the team’s loss.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (2-6) hit some big shots late to claim a 72-70 win over the Bluefield State College Big Blues (2-4), Friday evening. The Rams had a dunk and three key free throws in the final minute of play to claim their second home win of the season and ended a six-game losing streak with a two-point win over Bluefield State.
RICHMOND, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-6) just could not find any answers when the team took a tough 87-67 road loss to the Virginia Union Panthers (3-4), Sunday afternoon to close out the Thanksgiving Classic. The Rams struggled to put points on the scoreboard as they took the tough road loss in a non-conference match up against the Panthers.
RICHMOND, VA - The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-5) gave a great effort, but some second half struggles cost the team in a hard-fought 84-81 loss to the Elizabeth City State Vikings (3-1) on the opening day of the 2017 Thanksgiving Classic hosted by Virginia Union University, Saturday afternoon. After taking a 50-37 lead into the locker room at halftime, the Rams were held to just 31 second half points to take the loss.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC ? The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-4) got off to a good start, but the team struggled late in a hard-fought 83-72 loss to the Catawba Indians (2-2), Tuesday evening. The Rams gave a solid overall effort, but the team could not stop a hot-shooting Catawba that exploded in the second half.
RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-3) couldn’t seem to get their offense in gear when the team took a 78-55 Loss to the Fort Valley State Wildcats (1-2), Saturday evening in the CIAA/SIAC Challenge. The Rams struggled to find points in the loss as shooting woes plagued the team in the game.
PETERSBURG, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams (20-7) began their quest for the 2017 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Championship in impressive fashion as the team took a three-set win over the Virginia Union Panthers (15-11). The Rams rolled to the win behind a great overall effort to claim the 25-16, 25-18, and 25-15 win.
RALEIGH, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-2) gave a solid effort, but the team could not stop the Morehouse Tigers (3-0) in an 87-72 loss in the opening game of the CIAA/SIAC Challenge hosted by Shaw University on the campus of Shaw University. The Rams took the loss behind a solid shooting effort, but the team could not find a way to stop the scorching hot Maroon Tigers.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-1) could not quite find the answers that they needed in an 89-77 loss to the Concord Mountain Lions (2-0), Saturday evening. After taking an early lead, the Rams faded late and could not get back into the game in a hard-fought loss.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State Rams (1-0) opened the 2017-18 season with a bang when the team took a 111-95 win over the Clarion Golden Eagles (0-1), Friday evening at the C.E. Gaines Center. The Rams took the win behind a balanced offensive attack to break out for the win with five WSSU players reaching double-digit scoring in the game
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Rams basketball fans can get to be a part the most wonderful time of the year as season tickets for the Rams men’s and women’s basketball teams are on sale now. For $75, Rams basketball fans will have the opportunity to take part in another thrilling season of Winston-Salem State University basketball. Fans will definitely get their money’s worth with 30 total home games for the Rams men’s and women’s basketball teams.
CHARLOTTE, NC – The target is on the Winston-Salem Salem State Rams as the WSSU men’s basketball team was picked to finish fourth overall and on top of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Southern Division, Wednesday evening. The WSSU duo of sophomore guard Robert Colon and junior forward William Crandell were also named to the 2017-18 Preseason All-CIAA team as well.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University men's basketball team will hold open tryouts on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. at the C.E. Gaines Center on the campus of Winston-Salem State University.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University’s Robert Colon has been named to the N.C. Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State Men’s Basketball Second Team in the collegiate division, which consists of NCAA Divisions II, III and NAIA student-athletes from the state of North Carolina.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Seven decorated former players and a championship-winning former coach will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday, Nov. 19. The 2017 Induction Celebration, presented by Nike, will take place at the Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland in Kansas City.
CHARLOTTE, NC – Defending champion Virginia State relied on its strengths during the regular season – defense and depth – to stop Winston-Salem State 78-66 in the final CIAA Tournament men’s basketball quarterfinal game at the Spectrum Center on Thursday, Feb. 23.