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September 1, 2014 Former WSSU Ram, Carlos Fields, Signed To Tampa Bay Buccaneers Practice Squad WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Former WSSU Rams, Carlos Fields, is able to keep his NFL dream alive, as the former two-time CIAA Defensive Player of the Year and two-time NCAA Division II All-American, has been signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad for the 2014 season. | Football
August 28, 2014 2014 BOWMAN GRAY STADIUM POLICIES WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Welcome to another new season and the Next Chapter of WSSU Rams Football! WSSU wants to ensure that everyone is up to speed with what is going on with parking, ticketing and all stadium policies! | Football
August 22, 2014 WSSU Rams To Scrimmage On Friday Night WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Due to racing in Bowman Gray Stadium on Saturday, the Winston-Salem State University Rams football team will move their scrimmage from tomorrow, Saturday, to tonight, Friday at 7:00pm at Civitan Park. | Football
August 19, 2014 Rams Wrap Up Practice Session With Classes Set to Begin WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams will wrap up preseason drills this afternoon with a 4:00 pm practice, their second of the day, as classes are set to begin on Wednesday morning on the WSSU campus. | Football
August 16, 2014 Meet The Rams Day! WINSTON-SALEM, NC - WSSU RamNation,follow the Red Sea of Sound to K.R. Williams Auditorium to MEET THE RAMS from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. | Football
August 11, 2014 WSSU RAMS WELCOME 130 FOR PRESEASON CAMP WINSTON-SALEM - The Winston-Salem State University football team will begin preparation for the 2014 season on Wednesday, when the Rams will hit the practice field for the first time. | Football
July 24, 2014 WSSU RAMS PICKED TO WIN CIAA SOUTHERN DIVISION; SEVEN RAMS EARNS PRESEASON HONORS DURHAM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University Rams were picked to repeat as Southern Division Champs, and are the favorites to win the CIAA Crown, and seven Ram players were selected to the preseason All-CIAA team, as The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with the CIAA Football Coaches Association released the Predicted Order of Finish and Preseason Teams on Thursday afternoon at CIAA Football Media Day held in Durham, NC. | Football
July 24, 2014 RAMS SET FOR MEDIA DAY DURHAM, NC - The 2014 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Football Media Day is scheduled to take place this morning, Thursday, July 24 at 11:30 a.m. in Durham, North Carolina at the Durham Convention Center. | Football
June 30, 2014 WSSU Searching For Next "Voice Of the Rams" The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is searching for the next voice of WSSU Athletics! Do you or someone you know have the voice and enthusiasm to captivate Bowman Gray Stadium, the CE Gaines Center and the WSSU Ram Nation? If so, WSSU would be interested in hearing from you as they fill athletics’ public address announcer spots for the 2014-2015 seasons. | Football
May 19, 2014 JAGUARS SIGN WSSU'S JEROME JUNIOR JACKSONVILLE, FLA – The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed former WSSU safety, Jerome Junior, after the two-day rookie minicamp that ended this past weekend. | Football
May 16, 2014 WSSU's Carlos Fields Officially Signs With Oakland Raiders ALAMEDA, CA – Winston-Salem State University senior linebacker, Carlos Fields, has made it official as he has signed with the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent. | Football
April 22, 2014 WSSU Athletics To Host NASCAR Drive For Diversity Combine For Second Straight Year WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The NASCAR Drive for Diversity Crew Member Development program in association with the Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics will hold a combine for male and female athletes to try out for positions for possible careers as a NASCAR pit crew member. | Football
April 12, 2014 WSSU OFFENSE ROLLS TO 33-13 WIN OVER DEFENSE IN SPRING GAME WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University White offense went four for four on field goal attempts including a 52 yarder from Will Johnson, and Phillip Sims and Rudy Johnson each threw a touchdown pass as the White Offense defeated the Red Defense 33-13 on Saturday in the annual Red/White Spring Game played at Glenn High School. | Football
March 28, 2014 2014 Football Season Ticket Packages Available on March 31st WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is proud to announce that general admission season ticket packages will be available beginning Monday, March 31st for the 2014 Football Season. This season will feature five home games in Bowman Gray Stadium, including two teams that played in the 2013 NCAA DII Playoffs. | Football
February 12, 2014 RAMS SIGN FIVE ADDITONAL FOOTBALL STUDENT-ATHLETES WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University football coaching staff has announced the signing of five additional football student-athletes to Head Coach Kienus Boulware’s initial class of signees. | Football
February 6, 2014 WINSTON-SALEM STATE ANNOUNCES 15 FOOTBALL SIGNEES FOR NATIONAL SIGNING DAY WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is excited to announce 15 signings of national letters of intent to play football at Winston-Salem State university in the fall of 2014. | Football
January 28, 2014 Winston-Salem State Announces 2014 Football Schedule WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics has released its 2014 football schedule. Winston-Salem State finished 10-2 in 2013, and made its third consecutive trip to the NCAA DII playoffs. The schedule features two opponents that made the 2013 NCAA DII playoffs and another challenging Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association schedule of games. | Football
January 16, 2014 FORMER WSSU RAMS FOOTBALL PLAYER JOINS KURT BUSCH NASCAR PIT CREW WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Former Winston-Salem State University football player, Ricky Rozier, has been tabbed to join one of the best NASCAR racing teams as a pit crew member when the 2014 season begins in Daytona, Fl. | Football
January 14, 2014 KIENUS BOULWARE NAMED 9TH HEAD FOOTBALL COACH IN WSSU HISTORY WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - A new era for Winston-Salem State University football will begin as Kienus P. Boulware has been named the new head coach of the Winston-Salem State University Rams after serving as the Rams’ defensive coordinator for the past four years. The ninth head coach in Winston-Salem State University history, he will look to carry on the proud tradition that is Rams football. | Football
January 8, 2014 WSSU's Fields and Owens Named 1st Team All-Super Region; Johnson and Sabb Named 3rd Team BROOKFIELD, ILL - Winston-Salem State football defensive duo, Carlos Fields and Donnie Owens, were named first team 2013 Don Hansen’s Football Gazette All Super Region 1 Team announced yesterday. | Football
January 3, 2014 WSSU's Donnie Owens Selected For NFLPA Collegiate Bowl WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State University senior defensive lineman, Donnie Owens, has been selected to play in the 3rd Annual National Football League Players Association Collegiate Bowl, Saturday, January 18th, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. | Football
December 18, 2013 Connell Maynor Resigns As Coach Of WSSU WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State University football coach, Connell Maynor, announced his resignation as the Rams head football coach to accept the head coaching position at Hampton University at a press conference today at the Bowman Gray Field House in Winston-Salem, N.C. | Football
December 13, 2013 Winston-Salem State Defensive Duo Earns All-American Honors Winston-Salem State University football seniors, Carlos Fields and Donnie Owens, have been named to the Beyond Sports Network All-America Football team, as announced today by the Beyond Sports Network. | Football
December 12, 2013 Winston-Salem State Linebacker Carlos Fields Named As Cliff Harris Award Finalist Winston-Salem State University senior linebacker, Carlos Fields, has been named a finalist for the Cliff Harris Award. The Cliff Harris Award is presented to the top small college defensive football player in the country. | Football
WSSU FLASHBACK WSSU Football Flashback: Former Rams defensive back David Irizarry returned a Hampton missed field goal 108 yards for a touchdown on November 1, 2008. | Football
November 30, 2013 WSSU Rams Fall 7-0 To Shepherd University In 2nd Round of DII Playoffs SHEPHERDTOWN, W.Va. - Winston-Salem Salem State could not overcome costly turnovers and an early missed opportunity to score, as they would fall to Shepherd University 7-0 in the second round of the NCAA DII Playoffs in Shepherdstown, W.Va. Saturday. | Football
November 29, 2013 #4 WSSU Rams vs #1 Shepherd Rams Game Day! The (#9 AFCA, #4 Regional Ranking) Winston-Salem State University Rams (10-1) will look to continue on their quest to return to Florence, Ala., for the DII National Championship game, as they prepare for the 2nd round of the NCAA DII Playoffs, when they travel to Shepherdstown, WV to take on (#6 AFCA, #1 Regional Ranking) Shepherd University (10-0). Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. at Ram Stadium on the Shepherd campus. | Football
November 23, 2013 WSSU Overcomes Four Turnovers To Defeat Slippery Rock, 27-20; Advances To NCAA DII Playoff Second Round WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The #9 Winston-Salem State used a stifling defensive effort from its top ranked defense, and overcame four turnovers to defeat #20 Slippery Rock, 27-20 in the first round of the 2013 NCAA DII Playoffs. | Football
November 23, 2013 WSSU Game Day!! NCAA DII Playoffs, 1st Round The #9 Winston-Salem State University Rams (9-1) will look to put a tumultuous weekend behind them, as they prepare for the NCAA DII Playoffs, when they play host to Slippery Rock University (9-2). Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. | Football
November 19, 2013 WSSU Versus Slippery Rock To Kickoff At 1:00 p.m. WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Saturday’s NCAA Division II Playoff game featuring Slippery Rock University and Winton-Salem State University will kickoff at 1:00 p.m. (EST). | Football
November 17, 2013 WINSTON-SALEM STATE EARNS #4 SEED, WILL HOST SLIPPERY ROCK IN NCAA D2 PLAYOFFS Indianapolis, IN - The Winston-Salem State University Rams are in. The NCAA Division II Football Committee announced the field of 24 teams for the 2013 NCAA Division II Football Championship today and WSSU will enter the playoffs as the #4 seed in Super Region 1. | Football
November 15, 2013 CIAA PRESS STATEMENT RE: Championship Weekend Based on the incident that occurred today, and after consulting with the leadership of each institution and the Football and Volleyball championship committees, the CIAA is saddened to announce that this weekend's Football and Volleyball conference championships that were scheduled to take place in Winston-Salem have been canceled | Football
November 15, 2013 STATEMENT FROM WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY CHANCELLOR DONALD J. REAVES A statement from Winston-Salem State University Chancellor, Donald J. Reaves on today's incident. | Football
November 11, 2013 CIAA Championship Weekend Information WSSU Campus & Community, Please be aware this weekend’s CIAA Football and Volleyball Championships are CIAA SPONSORED EVENTS, and not Winston-Salem State University controlled athletic events. Therefore all ticket costs are controlled by the CIAA. Please be aware of the cost of tickets and parking for these events. | Football
November 9, 2013 #11 WSSU Rams Defeat Fayetteville State Bronocos, 28-14; Advance to Third Straight CIAA Championship WINSTON-SALEM, NC - #11 Winston-Salem State used a solid defensive performance and got key plays early and down the stretch to defeat the Fayetteville State Broncos, 2814 on Saturday to secure the CIAA’s Southern Division crown and earned their third consecutive trip to the CIAA Championship Game. | Football
November 2, 2013 #13 WSSU Rams Survive 28-24 Over Shaw With Last Minute Touchdown Pass WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- #13 Winston-Salem State’s Rudy Johnson found freshman Chase Powell down the left sideline and Powell powered his way into the endzone with :59 remaining, to give the Rams a 28-24 come from behind victory over Shaw University Saturday at Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem. | Football
November 9, 2013 WSSU Football Game Day! Week #10 for the WSSU Rams #11 Winston-Salem State University (8-1) remains at home for one of the most important games in the Maynor era, as the Rams host Fayetteville State University in a key Southern Division matchup. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. | Football
October 31, 2013 WSSU Salutes Veterans at Nov. 9 Game WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State University Athletics will be hosting a Veterans Appreciation Day to thank those who have served their community and their country. There will be events throughout the day to help and to honor our veterans ending with special presentations before and during the WSSU Ram’s football game against Fayetteville State University at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
October 29, 2013 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RAMS RANKED FOURTH IN FIRST NCAA SUPER REGION ONE RANKINGS Winston-Salem State University is ranked fourth in the first NCAA Division II Super Region 1 rankings of the season released by the NCAA Championships selection committee. | Football
October 28, 2013 WSSU RAMS MOVE TWO SPOTS; ONLY TEN UNDEFEATED TEAMS LEFT IN AFCA DIVISION II COACHES’ TOP 25 POLL WACO, TEX.– The Winston-Salem State University Rams moved up two spots to No. 13 this week, while Missouri Western State and North Carolina-Pembroke fell from the ranks of the unbeatens this week, leaving us with only 10 unblemished teams in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. The Griffons lost to new-No. 7 Pittsburg State (Kan.), 34-14, sliding Missouri Western State to No. 12 this week, while North Carolina-Pembroke dropped a 24-21 decision to Newberry (S.C.), allowing the Wolves to jump back into the rankings at No. 25 while the Braves dropped to No. 19. | Football
October 26, 2013 #15 WINSTON-SALEM STATE DEFENSE DOMINANT IN 40-0 WIN OVER LIVINGSTONE COLLEGE SALISBURY, N.C. -- The #15 Winston-Salem State University Rams broke open a tight game at the half by scoring 33 unanswered second half points and using a stifling defensive effort to cruise to a 40-0 win over the Livingstone College Blue Bears Saturday afternoon in Salisbury, N.C. | Football
October 26, 2013 #15 WSSU vs. Livingstone College, Game Day! #15 Winston-Salem State University (6-1) will stay the road this week, continuing CIAA play, as the Rams face off with the Livingstone College Blue Bears, in Salisbury, NC. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. | Football
October 19, 2013 Strong Second Half Lifts #16 WSSU Rams To 35-17 Win Over St. Augustine's Falcons WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- #16 Winston-Salem State University started sluggish but finished strong, rolling up five rushing touchdowns as the Rams defeated St. Augustine's University 35-17 Saturday in Raleigh, N.C. | Football
October 15, 2013 THREE WSSU RAMS EARN WEEKLY CIAA FOOTBALL HONORS HAMPTON, VA - Three Winston-Salem State University football players have been selected Players of the Week for their performances on the field versus Johnson C. Smith, as released from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Office. This is the second consecutive week that three Rams have earned conference honors. | Football
October 15, 2013 GAMEDAY LOGISTICS FOR WINSTON-SALEM STATE VS. ST. AUGUSTINE’S AT SANDERSON HIGH SCHOOL Please be aware of logistics and rules for the Winston-Salem State University Rams versus the St. Augustine’s University Falcons will be played at Gregson Stadium at Sanderson High School, Saturday, October 19th at 1:30 p.m. | Football
October 12, 2013 Strong Second Half Propels #16 WSSU To 44-17 Win Over JC Smith Golden Bulls On Homecoming WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State used a strong second half defensive effort to halt the Golden Bulls, and the Rams offense scored 30 unanswered points as WSSU cruised to a 44-17 win for Homecoming 2013 at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
October 12, 2013 WSSU Homecoming 2013; It's Game Day!! #16 Winston-Salem State University (4-1) will continue CIAA play this week, as the Rams host the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith University in a key southern division showdown, as WSSU celebrates Homecoming 2013. | Football
October 8, 2013 THREE WSSU RAMS EARN WEEKLY CIAA FOOTBALL HONORS HAMPTON, VA - Three Winston-Salem State University football players have been selected Players of the Week for their performances on the field versus Bowie State, as released from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Office. | Football
October 5, 2013 #16 WSSU RAMS OVERPOWER THE BOWIE STATE BULLDOGS, 56-21 WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- Winston-Salem State’s Rudy Johnson threw for 390 yards and four touchdowns, while also rushing for 73 yards and two touchdowns as the #16 Rams dominated the Bowie State University Bulldogs, 56-21 at Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem on Saturday afternoon. | Football
October 19, 2013 WSSU Football Game Day! #16 Winston-Salem State University (5-1) will continue CIAA play this week, as the Rams travel to St. Augustine's University. | Football
October 2, 2013 DII HONORS FORMER STUDENT-ATHLETES TO CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY Forty-eight former student-athletes will be honored by the NCAA throughout 2013 in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of NCAA Division II, and Winston-Salem State’s own, Timmy Newsome has been selected to the team. | Football
October 2, 2013 WSSU'S CHASE POWELL NAMED CIAA WIDE RECEIVER OF THE WEEK HAMPTON, VA - Winston-Salem State University freshman, Chase Powell, has been selected at the CIAA’s Receiver of the Week for his play last week versus Virginia Union. | Football
September 28, 2013 #17 WSSU RAMS DOMINATE VIRGINIA UNION IN 55-15 WIN RICHMOND, VA - #17 Winston-Salem State dominated the Virginia Union University Panthers early and often, en route to a 55-15 blowout at Hovey Field on the VUU campus in Richmond, Va. | Football
September 28, 2013 Week #4 Game Day! Can't make it to Richmond to see the WSSU Rams? Tune in here for the radio broadcast! | Football
September 25, 2013 WSSU's Rudy Johnson Named Co-Offensive Player Of The Week By HBCU Gameday.com Winston-Salem State University quarterback Rudy Johnson, has been named Co-offensive Player of the Week by HBCU Gameday.com. | Football
September 24, 2013 WINSTON-SALEM STATE’S WILLIAM JOHNSON EARNS CIAA SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS HAMPTON, VA -- Winston-Salem State University freshman punter, William Johnson, has been named CIAA Special Teams player of the Week for his play versus Tuskegee University over the weekend. | Football
September 21, 2013 #18 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RAMS OVERPOWER #18 TUSKEGEE GOLDEN TIGERS, 35-13 CLEVELAND, OH - It was billed as the battle for HBCU division II supremacy, but it didn’t take long to turn into the Winston-Salem State University show, as the #18 Rams “rammed” the #17 Tuskegee Golden Tigers 35-13 in the 2013 Cleveland Classic at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. | Football
September 20, 2013 WSSU Rams Preview for the 2013 Cleveland Classic In what could be considered one of the biggest games in HBCU football this season, the #18 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams will look to keep their modest one game winning streak in tack, as they will take on the #17 ranked Tuskegee University Golden Tigers in the 2013 Cleveland Football Classic this Saturday at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. | Football
September 14, 2013 WSSU Rams Dominate VU-Lynchburg Dragons, 62-8 In Home Opener WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The #20 Winston-Salem State scored early and often and busted open an already big lead to an overwhelming 62-8 final over the Virginia University – Lynchburg Dragons at Bowman Gray Stadium in the Rams 2013 home opener on Saturday night. | Football
September 14, 2013 WSSU Game Day! The #20 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams will look to turn their unfortunate start around, as they return to the friendly confines of Bowman Gray Stadium for their home opener of the 2013 season, its fourth under Connell Maynor.. | Football
September 9, 2013 WSSU’s DONNIE OWENS NAMED CIAA DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University defensive lineman, Donnie Owens, has been selected CIAA Defensive Lineman of the Week for his play last week versus UNC Pembroke. | Football
September 5, 2013 #5 WSSU Rams Fall To UNCP Braves 25-21 In Opener PEMBROKE, N.C. - #5 Winston-Salem State could not overcome the sloppy play late in the game and saw their 20 game regular season win streak come to an end, as the Rams fell 25-21 to the University of North Carolina Pembroke Braves on Thursday night in front of a national television audience on the CBS Sports Network. | Football
September 5, 2013 WSSU Rams Gameday Get all the pertinent game information for tonight's WSSU Rams at UNCP Braves 2013 season opener. | Football
August 27, 2013 WSSU RAMS OPEN UP SEASON RANKED #1 IN SHERIDAN POLL PITTSBURGH, P.A. - The Winston-Salem State University Rams top the initial 2013 Sheridan Broadcasting Network Poll heading into the first college football weekend of the year. The WSSU Rams have finished the past two seasons ranked #1 in the Sheridan Poll, which crowns the HBCU National Champion. | Football
August 26, 2013 #5 RAMS TO FACE UNC-PEMBROKE ON CBS SPORTS NETWORK IN SEASON OPENER WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - If you can’t make it to Pembroke, NC next Thursday to see the Winston-Salem State University Rams return to the gridiron to face the UNC Pembroke Braves at Grace P. Johnson Stadium, catch all the action on the CBS Sports Network in the first game of the NCAA Division II 2013 television package. | Football
August 20, 2013 WSSU Rams Begin Season Ranked #5 By American Football Coaches Association The Winston-Salem State University Rams will begin the season ranked #5 by the American Football Coaches Association, and the Blazers of Valdosta State (Ga.), fresh off of their third Division II national championship in 2012, opens up 2013 as the preseason favorite to win the national championship. This is the third time since the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll started in 2000 that the Blazers have begun the season ranked No. 1. | Football
August 18, 2013 WSSU’s Carlos Fields Jr Named Preseason First Team All-America; Top Returning Linebacker In DII WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University senior linebacker, Carlos Fields Jr, has been named preseason first team Division II All-America by Phil Steele’s College Football Preview. | Football
August 15, 2013 WSSU’s Daren Hart Named to East Carolina All-Time Defensive Team WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University assistant football coach, Daren Hart, has been named to the East Carolina University All-Time Defensive Team as named by the fans as during a recent vote celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. | Football
August 9, 2013 WSSU’S CONNELL MAYNOR TO APPEAR ON NATIONAL SPORTS TALK SHOW Boxtorow's 8th annual Countdown to Kickoff presented by megabus.com begins this Friday and will feature the four coaches whose team won conference championships in 2012, including WSSU's head coach Connell Maynor. | Football
August 8, 2013 WSSU Rams Set To Welcome 110 Players For Start of Preseason Camp WINSTON-SALEM - The Winston-Salem State University football team will begin preparation for the 2013 season on Friday, when the Rams report for preseason camp Friday, August 9th. | Football
July 26, 2013 Chancellor's Reaves Statement on Bowman Gray Stadium Today I want to take the opportunity to thank the broader Winston Salem community, including the many individuals and institutions that supported the University's effort over those past two years. | Football
July 25, 2013 WSSU Rams Chosen By CIAA To 3-Peat; Five Players Named To Preseason All-CIAA Team WINSTON-SALEM, NC- The Winston-Salem State University Rams were chosen to three-peat as Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association champions on Thursday, during the CIAA Football Media Day held inside the Donald J. Reaves Student Activities Center on the campus of Winston-Salem State University. | Football
July 22, 2013 WINSTON-SALEM STATE RAMS RANKED 6th, 11th IN PRESEASON MAGAZINE POLLS WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The preseason football magazines have begun to hit the bookshelves, and the Winston-Salem State University Rams have been selected sixth Lindy’s Football Annual Division II preseason poll and 11th by The Sporting News leading up to the 2013 season. | Football
July 2, 2013 Don't Be Left out, Get Your 2013 Football Season Tickets WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Rams football season tickets are now available through the WSSU ticket office. | Football
June 12, 2013 CIAA Announces Winston-Salem State University to Host 2013 Football Championship Game And Media Day Hampton - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Football Championship Committee has unanimously selected Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) as the host institution for the 2013 CIAA Football Championship Game, scheduled for Saturday, November 16. The CIAA selected WSSU to host the game at Bowman Gray Stadium following an evaluation process of bids that began in April. Most recently, the Football Championship Game had been hosted at Durham County Memorial Stadium. | Football
May 24, 2013 WSSU TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL WOMEN’S FOOTBALL CLINIC WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics in conjunction with the WSSU Football Program will hold its 2nd Annual Women’s Football Clinic, Saturday June 15, 2013. | Football
May 20, 2013 WSSU's Ebone Evans, Khendra Reid Named CIAA Female and Male Scholar-Athletes of the Year HAMPTON, VA – The Winston-Salem State Rams and Lady Rams were rewarded for another successful year in competition and in the classroom as the WSSU tandem of senior linebacker Khendra Reid and junior hurdler Ebone Evans were named the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Scholar-Athletes of the Year and were among the six Winston-Salem State student-athletes to be named to the Commissioner’s All-Academic Team. | Women's Track
May 6, 2013 WSSU KICKS OFF DIV II FOOTBALL SCHEDULE ON CBS SPORTS NETWORK Division II and CBS Sports Network have announced their regular-season television schedule for the 2013 football season and the first game on the schedule features CIAA Champion Winston-Salem State. | Football
April 25, 2013 Brittany Lane & Kameron Smith Named Mary Garber Student-Athletes Of The Year. WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University Athletics named student-athletes Brittany Lane and Kameron Smith as the top student-athletes for the 2012-13 year. | Football
April 25, 2013 SENATOR EARLINE PARMON AND NORTH CAROLINA LEGISLATORS HONOR WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL TEAM RALEIGH, NC _ Earline Parmon serving NC Senate District 32 and the Forsyth County Legislative Delegation will honor the Rams and the Winston-Salem State University Athletic officials during the legislative session on Thursday, April 25th. | Football
April 8, 2013 WSSU's Jameze Massey Signs With CFL's Winnipeg Blue Bombers WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University’s Jameze Massey, has signed to play for the Canadian Football League’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers. | Football
March 27, 2013 Rams Set To Wrap Up Spring Drills WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The Winston-Salem State University Rams football team will wrap up spring drills on Thursday, March 28th at 4:00 pm at the practice field at Civitan Park. | Football
February 15, 2013 Winston-Salem State University Releases 2013 Football Schedule WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics is pleased to announce the 2013 football schedule. | Football
February 12, 2013 WSSU Releases 2013 Football Signees The Winston-Salem State University football office has released its official list of signees for the 2013 season. | Football
January 16, 2013 WSSU's Khendra Reid Selected For 2nd Annual NFL-NCAA Life Skills Roundtable WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State University senior football player, Khendra Reid, has been chosen to participate in the second annual NFL-NCAA Life Skills Roundtable for Student-Athletes. | Football
January 12, 2013 Maynor Named Regional Coach; Nine Rams Honored WSSU head football coach, Connell Maynor, and nine Rams have been honored by The Don Hansen Football Committee for All-Super Region one honors. | Football
December 19, 2012 Winston-Salem State Captures 2012 SBN National Championship (Pittsburgh, PA) –Winston-Salem State University has captured the 2012 SBN Sports Black College National Football Championship. The Rams posted a 14-1 record on the way to winning their second consecutive SBN Jake Gaither National Championship Trophy. | Football
December 17, 2012 WSSU’s Smith, Maynor lead Boxtorow All-American Team The Winston-Salem State Rams placed four players on the Boxtorow all-American team, and Connell Maynor was named Boxtorow Coach of the Year for the second consecutive season. | Football
December 17, 2012 Winston-Salem State Rams Claim Second Straight National Championship Winston-Salem State finished the 2012 football season 14-1, appeared in the NCAA Division II national championship game and with that was voted No. 1 in the final Boxtorow national media poll. | Football
December 17, 2012 Kameron Smith and Markus Lawrence Named To AP Little All-American Team The Associated Press – Winston-Salem State senior quarterback, Kameron Smith and his center, senior Markus Lawrence have been named to the 2012 Associated Press Little All-American team. | Football
December 15, 2012 WSSU Rams Bid For A National Championship Comes Up Short In 35-7 Loss To Valdosta State In Title Game #2 Winston-Salem State committed a season high 6 turnovers, as Valdosta State rumbled past the Rams 35-7 in the NCAA DII National Championship game in Florence, Alabama on Saturday. | Football
December 14, 2012 Come Welcome Home the Rams Football Team Mayor Allen Joines is inviting citizens to join him in welcoming home the Winston-Salem State University Rams football team, win or lose, when the team returns to Winston-Salem after the NCAA Division II championship game Saturday night. | Football
December 8, 2012 WSSU Rams, WTA&M Buffaloes Ready to Square Off For Chance At National Championship The #2 Winston-Salem State University Rams will look to take the next step in the quest to play for a NCAA DII National Championship, as they will host the #16 West Texas A&M Buffaloes at 6:30 pm at Bowman Gray Stadium in the Semi-Final round of the 2012 NCAA DII Playoffs. | Football
December 8, 2012 #2 WSSU Rams Roll Into National Championship Game With 41-18 Win Over West Texas A&M WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State quarterback Kameron Smith threw two touchdowns and ran for another, while Maurice Lewis ran for two scores as WSSU defeated West Texas A&M 41-18, Saturday in the NCAA Division II National Semi-Finals and earned the coveted trip to play for the National Championship. | Football
December 8, 2012 #2 WSSU Rams Roll Into National Championship Game With 41-18 Win Over West Texas A&M WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Winston-Salem State quarterback Kameron Smith threw two touchdowns and ran for another, while Maurice Lewis ran for two scores as WSSU defeated West Texas A&M 41-18, Saturday in the NCAA Division II National Semi-Finals and earned the coveted trip to play for the National Championship. | Football
December 3, 2012 WSSU's Connell Maynor Named AFCA Regional Coach of the Year WACO, TEX. — Winston-Salem State University head football coach, Connell Maynor, along with Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly and first-time winner Dino Babers of Eastern Illinois highlight today’s announcement of the American Football Coaches Association’s 2012 Regional Coach of the Year winners. | Football
December 1, 2012 WSSU Rams Advance To National Semi's With A Thrilling 21-17 Win Over IUP For the second consecutive season, the Winston-Salem State University Rams are Super Region One Champs. Kameron Smith’s pass to Ricky Rozier with 3:51 remaining put WSSU on top, but it was Casey Davenport’s pressure and pass breakup that sealed the Rams win in the final seconds. | Football
November 30, 2012 WSSU's Markus Lawrence Named First Team All-Super Region 1 WSSU’s Markus Lawrence has been selected as a first team member of the 2012 Daktronics, Inc., All-Super Region 1 team. | Football
November 28, 2012 FINALISTS NAMED FOR GENE UPSHAW DIVISION II LINEMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD; WSSU's MARKUS LAWRENCE ON NATIONAL BALLOT Regional voting narrowed a field of 46 candidates to eight finalists for the 2012 Gene Upshaw Division II Lineman of the Year Award. The finalists include seven offensive linemen and one defensive lineman. All eight of this year’s award finalists play for teams that reached the NCAA Division II Playoffs and six are set to play in the quarterfinals this weekend. | Football
November 24, 2012 #2 WSSU Rams Knock Off Shippensburg Red Raiders, 37-14 in NCAA DII Playoffs WINSTON-SALEM, NC – WSSU backup quarterback, Anthony Carrothers, passed for 332 yards and three touchdowns, , while Maurice Lewis rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the #2 Winston-Salem state University Rams buried the #15 Shippensburg Red Raiders 37-14 in the second round fo the NCAA DII playoffs today in Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
November 24, 2012 #2 WSSU Rams Knock Off Shippensburg Red Raiders, 37-14 in NCAA DII Playoffs WINSTON-SALEM, NC – WSSU backup quarterback, Anthony Carrothers, passed for 332 yards and three touchdowns, , while Maurice Lewis rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the #2 Winston-Salem state University Rams buried the #15 Shippensburg Red Raiders 37-14 in the second round of the NCAA DII playoffs today in Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
November 21, 2012 Winston-Salem State Mourns The Loss Of Rev. Dr. Cedric Rodney It is with deep regret that we advise the campus of the passing of the Rev. Dr. Cedric Rodney, who recently retired as the school’s James A Gray distinguished Professor of Religion and Ethics. | Football
November 14, 2012 WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY RELEASES PLAYOFF TICKET AND PARKING INFORMATION Tickets for the Winston-Salem State University NCAA DII Playoff game on November 24, 2012, will go on sale tomorrow, November 15th at 12:00 pm. WSSU will take on the winner of the Bloomsburg University vs. Shippensburg University game. Kickoff on November 24th is scheduled for 12:00 pm. | Football
November 12, 2012 WSSU Rams Awarded #1 Seed In Super Region One For NCAA DII Playoffs The Division II Football Committee announced Sunday the field of 24 teams for the 2012 Division II Football Championship, and the #2 Winston-Salem State University Rams were awarded the top seed in Super Region One, and will receive a first round bye. | Football
November 10, 2012 WSSU Rams Win Back To Back CIAA Championships With 34-19 Win Over Elizabeth City State For the second consecutive season, the Winston-Salem State University Rams (11-0) have reached the CIAA mountain top. Backup quarterback, Anthony Carrothers threw for 123 yards and three touchdowns and Jameze Massey set a CIAA Football Championship record with six catches for 115 yards and three touchdowns to lead WSSU to a 34-19 win over Elizabeth City today in Durham, NC. | Football
November 7, 2012 Kameron Smith and Carlos Fields, Jr Highlight WSSU's Dominance Of All-CIAA Selections When the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association released its 2-12 All-CIAA team, Winston-Salem State University had dominated the conference honors with 16 players garnering accolades. | Football
November 5, 2012 WSSU's Matthew Browning Selected To CIAA All-Rookie Team Winston-Salem State University redshirt freshman defensive back, Matthew Browning, has been named to the 2012 CIAA Football All-Rookie team as announced today the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association. | Football
November 5, 2012 WSSU ‘s Jahuann Butler; Coach Connell Maynor Earn CIAA Honors for Final Week Of Regular Season Winston-Salem State University receiver, Jahuann Butler and head coach, Connell Maynor have been chosen as CIAA Wide Receiver of the Week, and Connell Maynor, head coach of eh Week for their performances and guidance versus Fayetteville State on Saturday. | Football
November 5, 2012 Former NFL Veteran and Entrepreneur to Address CIAA Football Championship Participants The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Fall Championship Season will continue next Friday with the Football Championship Awards Luncheon scheduled for 12 Noon at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley Hotel, and WSSU's own Donald Evans will be the keynote speaker. | Football
November 4, 2012 Rams Defense Dominates In 41-8 Win Over Fayetteville State Broncos The #2 Winston-Salem State University Rams (10-0, 7-0) capped off a perfect regular season for the second consecutive season, with a 41-8 win over Fayetteville State on Saturday. | Football
November 2, 2012 2012 CIAA FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TICKETS ON SALE TODAY AT 4 PM! Tickets for the 2012 CIAA Football Championship Game between the Elizabeth City State University Vikings and Winston-Salem State University Rams go on sale TODAY at 4 PM ET | Football
October 29, 2012 WSSU Rams Earn CIAA Player Of The Week Honors For 5th Consecutive Week For the fifth straight week, the Winston-Salem State University football team is racking up weekly conference honors for their excellent play on the field. | Football
October 27, 2012 WSSU Rams Wrap Up Southern Division Title, Trip To CIAA Championship Game With 62-31 Win Over Shaw The #2 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams remained unbeaten and on their DII Championship hunt with an impressive 62-31 win over the Shaw University Bears, Saturday afternoon in Durham, NC. | Football
October 22, 2012 WSSU's Maynor; Three Players Earn CIAA Weekly Honors For the fourth consecutive week, as WSSU player has been named a CIAA Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office today. | Football
October 22, 2012 Winston-Salem State Ranked No. 2 In Initial Regional Rankings When the first NCAA Regional Rankings were released today by the NCAA, the #2 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams found themselves looking up to the #1 position. | Football
October 20, 2012 WSSU Livestream Links for WSSU vs. Livingstone College Can't make to to the game? Catch the #2 ranked WSSU Rams vs. Livingstone College for Homecoming 2012 on Live Stream and don't miss a second of the action! | Football
October 20, 2012 #2 Rams Destroy The Livingstone Blue Bears, 58-0 on Homecoming The #2 ranked WSSU Rams remained unbeaten, and quarterback Kameron Smith passed for a school record seven touchdowns as WSSU shutout the Livingstone Blue Bears, 58-0 on Homecoming 2012. | Football
October 15, 2012 WSSU Rams Duo Earns CIAA Honors The Winston-Salem State University quarterback/wide receiver tandem of Kameron Smith and Juhuann Butler have been named CIAA Players of the Week for their specific positions, as announced by the conference today. | Football
October 15, 2012 WSSU Rams Climb To #2 In AFCA Poll Seven ranked teams lost this past weekend, including previous No. 1 Pittsburg State (Kan.), causing a big shakeup in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, as the WSSU Rams climbed to #2 in this week rankings. | Football
October 13, 2012 WSSU Livestream Links for WSSU vs. Livingstone College Can't make to to the game? Catch the #2 ranked WSSU Rams on Live Stream and don't miss a second of the action! | Football
October 13, 2012 #3 WSSU Rams Declaw St. Augustine's Falcons, 56-37 The #3 Ranked Winston-Salem State Rams rode the hot combination of Kameron Smith to Juhuann Butler, and WSSU racked up 455 yards of offense as they dominated the St. Augustine's University Falcons, 56-37. | Football
October 12, 2012 WSSU To Face Tough St. Augustine's Falcons For Senior Day The #3 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams (6-0, 3-0 CIAA) are coming off another impressive blowout win, welcomes the St. Augustine’s University Falcons in what is the marquee CIAA game of the week, matching two of the top teams in the conference. | Football
October 9, 2012 WSSU's Kameron Smith Earns Third CIAA Player of the Week Honor For the third time in the 2012 season, Winston-Salem State University quarterback, Kameron Smith, has earned CIAA Player of the Week honors for the quarterback position. | Football
October 6, 2012 #4 WSSU Rams Rout Johnson C. Smith Golden Bulls, 63-7 Kameron Smith threw five first half touchdowns as the #4 ranked WSSU Rams routed the Johnson C.Smith Golden Bulls, 63-7 today in Charlotte's Memorial Stadium. | Football
October 1, 2012 WSSU's Nate Hartung Earns CIAA Offensive Line Weekly Honor Winston-Salem State University's Nathaniel Hartung has been named the CIAA's offensive lineman of the week as announced today by the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association. | Football
September 29, 2012 Gameday Link for WSSU vs Bowie State Can't make it to Bowie? Watch it here: Video/Audio Streaming - mms://shared.streamwebtown.com/AntArtCs Live Stats - http://www.sidearmstats.com/bowie/football | Football
September 29, 2012 WSSU Rams Remain Unbeaten With 35-3 Win Over Bowie State The #5 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams racked up 500 yards of total offense in route to a 35-3 win over Bowie State on Saturday afternoon in Bowie, MD. | Football
September 22, 2012 Week #4 For the WSSU Rams The #5 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams (3-0) are coming off of a 55-21 blowout win over Morehouse College in Cleveland, Ohio at the 2012 Cleveland Classic at Cleveland, Brown Stadium. WSSU moves into conference play this week, hosting the Virginia Union University Panthers (2-1). | Football
September 22, 2012 WSSU Rams Stay unbeaten With 35-6 Win Over Virginia Union The rain and the lightning couldn't stop the Rams, as #5 ranked Winston-Salem State University rolled over Virginia Union, 35-6 on Saturday night. | Football
September 18, 2012 Kameron Smith, Markus Lawrence Earn CIAA Player of the Week Honors For the second week in a row, Winston-Salem State University football players have earned CIAA honors for their play on the field. This time, quarterback Kameron Smith and his center, Markus Lawrence have earned Player of the Week Honors for their positions. | Football
September 15, 2012 Week #3 Preview for WSSU: The Cleveland Classic The Winston-Salem State University Rams (2-0), coming off of a 30-22 road win over Concord University, a 2011 DII playoff team, travels to Cleveland, Ohio to take on the Maroon Tigers of Morehouse College in the 2012 Cleveland Football Classic at Cleveland, Brown Stadium. Kickoff is set for 12:00 pm. | Football
September 15, 2012 Rams Roll With 55-21 Cleveland Classic Win over Morehouse Maroon Tigers The #5 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams ran up 677 yards of total offense and eight touchdowns, while scoring in every quarter in route to a 55-21 blowout win over the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers Saturday afternoon in the 2012 Cleveland Classic, played in Cleveland Browns Stadium. | Football
September 10, 2012 Maynor, Smith and Massey Earn CIAA Weekly Honors Winston-Salem state University players Kameron Smith and Jameze Massey, along with head football coach Connell Maynor, have been announced this as this week’s CIAA Offensive Back, Wide Receiver and Coach of the Week respectively for their play against Concord University. | Football
September 8, 2012 #8 WSSU Rams Knock Off Concord Mountain Lions, 30-22 The #8 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams played a stifling defensive game holding Concord University to -13 yards rushing, and the Rams quarterback, Kameron Smith passed for 229 yards and two touchdowns in route to a 30-22 road win at Callaghan Stadium in Athens, WV on Saturday afternoon. | Football
September 6, 2012 Catch The WSSU vs Concord Football Action Here On Saturday! Can't make it to West Virginia for the Winston-Salem State University versus Concord University football game on Saturday? Don't fret! Log into WSSURams.com to catch the live stats, streaming and audio at these links! | Football
September 5, 2012 Week #2 for the WSSU Rams The Winston-Salem State University Rams, coming off of an opening week 28-23 win over UNC-Pembroke, will hit the road for the first time in 2012, traveling I-77 North to Athens, WV, to take on the Concord University Mountain Lions in a 1:00 pm kickoff at Callaghan Stadium on Concord’s campus. | Football
September 3, 2012 WSSU's Maurice Lewis Earns CIAA Honors Winston-Salem State University running back, Maurice Lewis, has been named the CIAA Offensive Back of the Week for his play in WSSU's 28-23 season opening win over the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. | Football
September 1, 2012 Rams Hold On For 28-23 Win Over UNC-Pembroke In Season Opener WSSU’s Larry Hearne knocked down a Luke Charles desperation pass in the final seconds as #9 ranked Winston-Salem State University held on for a 28-23 win over the Braves of the University of North Carolina-Pembroke on Saturday night. | Football
August 29, 2012 WSSU vs. UNC-Pembroke Game Notes Week #1 for the WSSU Rams The Winston-Salem State University Rams, coming off of the most successful season in school and HBCU history, with a 13-1 record, are ready to see what 2012 has in store. The WSSU Rams are the defending CIAA and Super Region One Champions. The #9 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams open the 2012 season hosting a very tough and well coached UNC-Pembroke squad on opening Saturday around the country. | Football
August 14, 2012 WSSU's Kameron Smith, Markus Lawrence Earn Boxtorow Preseason All-American Nods Winston-Salem State University’s Kameron Smith and Markus Lawrence highlight the 2012 Boxtorow Preseason All-American team as announced yesterday. The preseason team is made up of 27 of the top HBCU football players in the country. The voters are comprised of some of America's writers and media members who cover HBCU football. | Football
August 14, 2012 Rams Picked to Ninth in AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll WACO, TX – The Winston-Salem State Rams were picked to finish ninth in the American Football Coaches of America (AFCA) Division II Coaches’ Poll. After posting a 13-1 record in 2011 and finishing at #3 in the final AFCA poll of the 2011 season, the expectations remain high for the Rams heading into this season. | Football
August 14, 2012 Meet the Rams Set for 2:00pm Saturday, August 18th WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics has announced that the annual "Meet the Rams" Fan Fest and Media Day activities will be held on campus at the Blair Hall Plaza at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 18th. | Football
August 9, 2012 WSSU Rams Hit Practice Field For Day 1 of Camp The Winston-Salem State University Rams coaching staff put 120 players through their first workout of the 2012 season this morning, marking the official start of the new season. | Football
August 7, 2012 Defending Champs Welcomed Back to Campus The defending CIAA, Super Region 1 and HBCU National Champions welcomed back 100+ players today, marking the official end to an athlete’s summer and start of preseason camp 2013. | Football
July 20, 2012 WSSU Rams Picked to Repeat As CIAA Champs HAMPTON, VA- The CIAA has released the 2012 All-CIAA Football Preseason team and Predicted Order of finish as voted on by the CIAA Football Coaches Association, and the Winston-Salem State University Rams were picked to repeat as CIAA Southern Division Champions and to repeat as CIAA Champions. | Football
July 3, 2012 2012 Cleveland Classic to Feature Winston-Salem State Rams & Morehouse College Tigers at Browns Stadium The Greater Cleveland Sports Commission will host the second annual Cleveland Classic HBCU football game presented by McDonald’s on September 15, 2012 where Morehouse College will battle Winston-Salem State University at Cleveland Browns Stadium. The Cleveland Classic is an entire weekend full of dynamic activities and events for all ages while celebrating premier historically black universities. Festivities will include a College Readiness Fair presented by McDonald’s and College Now Greater Cleveland, Greek Step Show, Tailgate Party presented by University Hospitals, KeyBank Marching Band Half-time Show and the Cleveland Classic game presented by McDonald’s. | Football
June 25, 2012 Last Week For Season Ticket Early Bird Special!!! The 2012 Season Ticket Early Bird Special Expires on Friday, June 29th!! | Football
April 30, 2012 WSSU's Nicholas Cooper Signs free Agent Contract With NFL's Green Bay Packers WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State University running back, Nicholas Cooper, has signed a free agent deal with the NFL’s Green Bay Packers. | Football
April 26, 2012 WSSU Honors Student-Athlete Success With 2012 Athletic Awards Celebration WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- A tremendous day of celebration was capped with WSSU Lady Rams’ senior guard, Courtney Medley, and the Rams’ senior defensive back Alton Keaton, being named the Mary Garber WSSU Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year as part of the 2012 Winston-Salem State University Athletic Awards Celebration Luncheon held at the Embassy Suites Grand Pavilion Ballroom in downtown Winston-Salem, N.C. | Football
April 14, 2012 WSSU White Team Outlast Red Squad, 19-17 In Spring Football Game WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Anthony Carruthers passed for 156 yards and two scores and rushed 14 times for 35 yards as the White Team defeated the Red Team 19-17 to win the Annual WSSU Football Red and White Spring Game. | Football
April 12, 2012 WSSU's Daren Hart Selected For Induction Into Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools Sports Hall of Fame WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University assistant football coach, Darn Hart, has been selected for induction into the 2012 Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools Sports Hall of Fame. | Football
April 12, 2012 Rams To Close Out Spring Drills with Red & White Game WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The Winston-Salem State University Rams are set to conclude spring football drills with the Annual WSSU Red and White Spring Football Game, Saturday, April 14th, at 12:00 p.m. at Glenn High School in Kernersville, N.C. | Football
March 21, 2012 WSSU Department of Athletics presents… "Dr. Deborah Reaves Football Series" Women's Football Clinic WSSU Department of Athletics presents… "Dr. Deborah Reaves Football Series" Women's Football Clinic, April 3-5, 2012 at the Thompson Center Room 207A on the WSSU Campus from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Football
February 1, 2012 Welcome To the Ram Family!, WSSU Football Signees 2012 on NLI Day Welcome to your home for all the latest in Winston-Salem State recruiting news. Today is college football National Signing Day, and here is the list of signees that have become the newest members of the WSSU Ram Family! | Football
January 26, 2012 WSSU's Donald Evans To Be Inducted Into CIAA Hall Of Fame HAMPTON, VA – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with the CIAA Executive Committee welcomes six individuals and one team into the John B. McLendon, Jr. Hall of Fame. Honorees will be enshrined on Friday, March 2, 2012 at the Charlotte Convention Center at 11:00am. Included is WSSU's Donald Evans. | Football
January 11, 2012 WSSU’s Maynor and Five Rams, Earn Football Gazette Super Region One Honors Winston-Salem State University head football coach, Connell Maynor, along with five Ram football players have been named to the 2011 Don Hansen All-Super Region One teams. | Football
January 11, 2012 Rams Finish 3rd In Final AFCA Poll The Winston-Salem State Rams finished ranked 3rd overall in the final 2011 American Football Coaches Association Division II Coaches’ Poll. | Football
January 9, 2012 Winston-Salem State's Connell Maynor, Alton Keaton Earn Pigskin Club of Washington D.C. Honors Winston-Salem State University head football coach, Connell Maynor, and CIAA Defensive Player of the Year, Alton Keaton, have been selected as the Pigskin Club of Washington, D.C. 2011 CIAA Coach and Player of the Year and will receive the W. Henry "Stud" Greene and James Guy "Pete" Tyson Awards respectively. | Football
December 18, 2011 Classics Sports Radio Network to Broadcast HBCU Bowl For the third-straight year, Classics Sports Radio Network will broadcast the HBCU All-Star Bowl on Sunday, December 19th live from the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kickoff is slated for 3:00 p.m. ET and the pregame show will begin at 2:30 p.m. | Football
December 14, 2011 Boxtorow HBCU Football All-American Team Announced Winston-Salem State's Nicholas Cooper, Alton Keaton and Dominique Fitzgerald highlight the Rams selections to the 2011 Boxtorow HBCU All-American Football Team. | Football
December 13, 2011 WSSU's Dominique Fitzgerald Named To AFCA All-American Team Winston-Salem State University wide receiver/punt returner, Dominique Fitzgerald, has been named to the 2011 AFCA Division II Coaches’ All-America Team, as announced today by the American Football Coaches Association. | Football
December 12, 2011 Winston-Salem State Captures 2011 SBN National Championship Winston-Salem State University has captured the 2011 SBN Sports Black College National Football Championship. The Rams posted a 13-1 record on the way to winning their first-ever SBN Jake Gaither National Championship Trophy. | Football
December 11, 2011 RAMS MAGICAL SEASON FALLS SHORT WITH 21-14 LOSS TO WAYNE STATE The perfect season for the Winston-Salem State University Rams came to an end today, as the Wayne State University Warriors defeated the Rams, 21-14 in the NCAA DII Semi Finals at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
December 10, 2011 Rams Ready To Face WSU Warriors With Trip To The DII National Title Game On The Line WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- The #3 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams are still playing just as Coach Connell Maynor said they would be when the season started. He proclaimed in July that the Rams would be 15-0 and win the NCAA DII National Championship, and now they are just two games away. | Football
December 6, 2011 Athletic Director, Bill Hayes' Game Tidbits #3 BILL HAYES GAME BITS #3 - (Bill Hayes is a veteran and legend in football coaching circles, as well as being a renowned AD. He has put together these tidbits to inform our fans of some of the behind-the-scenes things that go into putting on a NCAA Playoff Game). | Football
December 3, 2011 WSSU Rams Roll The New Haven Chargers 27-7; Advance to National Semi Finals WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University got two long touchdown passes from quarterback Kameron Smith to wide receiver Jameze Massey, while running back Nicholas Cooper, rushed for 132 yards and one score and the Rams' defense stymied the New Haven Charger offense enroute to a 27-7 win in the NCAA DII Quarterfinals at Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, NC. | Football
December 3, 2011 Rams Ready To Take On The New Haven Chargers In NCAA Quarterfinals WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The #3 ranked Winston-Salem State Rams are venturing into uncharted territory for a CIAA school or any HBCU when they face the New Haven Chargers at noon in Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
November 30, 2011 BILL HAYES' GAME BITS #2 BILL HAYES GAME BITS - (Bill Hayes is a veteran and legend in football coaching circles, as well as being a renowned AD. He has put together these tidbits to inform our fans of some of the behind-the-scenes things that go into putting on a NCAA Playoff Game) | Football
November 29, 2011 TICKETS ON SALE FOR WINSTON-SALEM STATE VERSUS NEW HAVEN QUARTERFINAL PLAYOFF GAME WINSTON-SALEM – Tickets for the Winston-Salem State NCAA quarterfinal round playoff game will go on sale today, Tuesday, November 29th at the at the WSSU Ticket Office located at the Anderson Center, the Lawrence Joel Veterans Coliseum Box Office and through Ticketmaster.com. | Football
November 26, 2011 WSSU Holds On For 35-28 Win Over Cal (Pa.), in NCAA DII 2nd Playoff Round Matchup 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 267 yards and two scores, as the Rams defeated #17 California University (Pa.), 35-28 in the second round of the NCAA Division II Playoffs. | Football
November 25, 2011 HELP US FINISH THE DEAL! Way back in July at the CIAA Football Roundup, Winston-Salem State University head football coach made a statement that many would consider bold and braggadocios – The Rams were going to go 15-0 and win the NCAA Division II National Championship. Now, four months later the WSSU Rams have a chance to take the next step towards making HBCU history. | Football
November 23, 2011 BILL HAYES' GAME BITS BILL HAYES GAME BITS - (Bill Hayes is a veteran and legend in football coaching circles, as well as being a renowned AD. He has put together these tidbits to inform our fans of some of the behind-the-scenes things that go into putting on a NCAA Playoff Game) | Football
November 16, 2011 Cooper Named Boxtorow National Player of the Week Fuquay-Varina, NC - Winston-Salem State running back Nicholas Cooper has been named Boxtorow National Player of the Week. The 6-0, redshirt-junior from Clinton, NC played a huge role in WSSU's 38-18 victory over Elizabeth City State in the CIAA Championship Game. Cooper carried the ball 24 times for 163 yards and three touchdowns. | Football
November 15, 2011 WSSU Playoff Tickets Set For Sale On Wednesday WINSTON-SALEM – Tickets for the Winston-Salem State NCAA second round playoff game will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, November 16th at the at the WSSU Ticket Office located at the Anderson Center, the Lawrence Joel Veterans Coliseum Box Office and through Ticketmaster.com. | Football
November 13, 2011 WSSU Rams Earn First Round Playoff Bye The #4 Ranked Winston-Salem State University will get a first round bye when the NCAA Division II Football Playoffs begin this week, as announced by the NCAA this afternoon. | Football
November 13, 2011 We Are The Champions! Rams Take CIAA Football Championship, 38-18 The #4 Winston-Salem State Football team scored 28 second half points and survived a late scare from Elizabeth City State, and rode the wave of running back Nicholas Cooper’s 165 yards and three touchdowns, enroute to a 38-18 win in the 2011 CIAA Football Championship Game in Durham, NC. | Football
November 10, 2011 Boxtorow To Air Countdown To CIAA Championship Game FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW, the sports talk show placing major emphasis on HBCU Sports, will air its fifth annual Boxtorow's Countdown to the CIAA Championship Game this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. Host Donal Ware will talk with Waverly Tillar of Elizabeth City State and Connell Maynor of Winston-Salem State as the teams face off in this year's championship game at Durham Country Stadium in Durham, NC. Ware will also talk with CIAA Commissioner Leon Kerry. | Football
November 10, 2011 Heritage Sports Radio Network Affialiates for CIAA Championship Game Catch the action of the CIAA Championship game on Heritage Sports Radio Network at the following listings. | Football
November 9, 2011 2011 CIAA FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TV SYNDICATION LIST The listing of the television stations that will carry the 2011 CIAA Football Championship Game | Football
November 9, 2011 Rams Keaton & Fitzgerald Highlight WSSU's All-CIAA Selections Winston-Salem State University’s Alton Keaton and Dominique Fitzgerald highlight the Rams choices on the CIAA 2011 All-Conference Football Team, when the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, in conjunction with the CIAA Football Coaches Association, proudly announced this season’s honorees for the All-CIAA Football First and Second Teams, Players of the Year and All-Rookie Teams. | Football
November 7, 2011 WSSU’S MAYNOR TABBED AS CIAA COACH; LAWRENCE, JR AND SMITH TABBED AS CIAA PLAYERS OF THE WEEK - Winston-Salem State football players, Markus Lawrence, Jr., Kameron Smith and head coach, Connell Maynor all have been tabbed as CIAA Offensive Lineman, Quarterback and Coach of the Week respectively for their efforts versus UNC-Pembroke on Saturday afternoon in Pembroke, NC. | Football
November 7, 2011 Winston-Salem State Rams Crack AFCA Top 5 The Winston-Salem State University Rams vaulted into the top five this week, after losses by eight Top 25 teams this past weekend in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. | Football
November 5, 2011 WSSU Rams Dispatch The UNCP Braves, 35-7 The #7 ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams used a punishing rushing attack and scored 34 unanswered points to defeat the UNC-Pembroke Braves, 34-7 on a cold and blustery afternoon at Grace. P. Johnson Stadium on the UNCP campus. | Football
November 5, 2011 Live Video and Live Stats Feeds of Today's Game Links for live video and live stats of today's important football contest vs. the UNC-Pembroke Braves from Pembroke, NC. | Football
October 31, 2011 WSSU’s Maynor Chosen As CIAA Coach of the Week Winston-Salem State University head football coach, Connell Maynor, has been selected as Coach of the Week in the CIAA for the first time this season. | Football
October 29, 2011 Rams Hold Off Shaw Bears; Finish CIAA Slate Unbeaten The #9 ranked Winston-Salem State’s Kameron Smith threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, as the Rams remained unbeaten on the season with a 21-14 win over CIAA rival Shaw University on Saturday. | Football
October 22, 2011 Rams Stay Unbeaten; Dominate Edward Waters College, 59-7 Winston-Salem State gained 562 yards of total offense, while holding Edwards Waters College to just 130 yards, as the Rams roughed up the Edward Waters College Tigers 59-7, Saturday at Bowman Gray Stadium. | Football
October 18, 2011 WSSU’s Cooper, Ward and Keaton Chosen For HBCU All-Star Bowl Game Winston-Salem State University seniors Nicholas Cooper, Akeem Ward and Alton Keaton have been selected to play in the 3rd Annual HBCU All-Star Bowl Game to be played on Sunday December 18, 2011 3:00 PM at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. | Football
October 17, 2011 WSSU’s Fitzgerald Earns CIAA Special Team Honor WSSU’s Dominique Fitzgerald has been named CIAA Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance versus Livingstone College on Saturday night. | Football
October 16, 2011 WSSU Rams Clinch CIAA Southern Division With 63-7 Win Over Livingstone SALISBURY, NC -- The Winston-Salem State University Rams scored 41 unanswered points to run roughshod over the Livingstone College Blue Bears, 63-7. With the win, the Rams wrap up the CIAA’s Southern Division and earn a spot in the Championship game on November 12th in Durham. | Football
October 15, 2011 WSSU Looks To Wrap Up CIAA's Southern Division At Livingstone The task is simple for the 13th ranked Rams, post a win over the Blue Bears and they sew up the Southern Division title and a berth in the CIAA Championship game with three weeks to go. | Football
October 10, 2011 Carlos Fields Earns CIAA Weekly Honor Winston-Salem State University linebacker, Carlos Fields, has been named the CIAA Linebacker of the Week for his performance versus Saint Augustine’s College on Saturday afternoon. | Football
October 9, 2011 Rams Stay Unbeaten, Hold Off St. Aug. Falcons, 35-28 Kameron Smith threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns, as the #16 Winston-Salem State University Rams held off a valiant Saint Augustine’s Falcon football team for a 35-28 win and keep their perfect record and playoff hopes alive. | Football
October 7, 2011 Rams Look To Stay Unbeaten At Saint Augustine's College The 16th ranked Winston-Salem State University Rams are the hottest team in the league and look to stay unbeaten when they travel to Durham, NC to take on the Falcons of Saint Augustine’s at 1:30 P.M. | Football
October 4, 2011 WSSU's Nicholas Cooper Nabs CIAA Weekly Honor For Second Time Winston-Salem State's Nicholas Cooper has been chosen as the CIAA Running Back of the Week for his efforts versus Johnson C. Smith University on Saturday. | Football
October 1, 2011 Rams Hold Off Golden Bulls; Take 28-10 Homecoming Win to Stay Unbeaten Winston-Salem State for the second week in a row, rode running back Nicholas Cooper and his 203 rushing yards and two scores to a 28-10 homecoming win over Johnson C. Smith. | Football
October 1, 2011 It's Homecoming Y'all!! The Winston-Salem State University Rams will host the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith University for Homecoming 2011. | Football
September 26, 2011 Winston-Salem State's Cooper, Billiot Take Home CIAA Honors Winston-Salem State University's Nicholas Cooper and Darrell Billiot have been named CIAA Running Back and Offensive Lineman of the Week as announced by the CIAA Staff this morning. | Football
September 25, 2011 Rams Stay Perfect; Blast Fayetteville State Broncos 56-20 Nicholas Cooper rushed for a career high 257 yards and a career high four touchdowns, to lead the Winston-Salem State University Rams to a 56-20 thrashing of Fayetteville State in the Rams home debut for the 2011 season. | Football
September 24, 2011 Rams Look To Remain Unbeaten When They Host They Fayetteville State Broncos The WSSU Rams will look to keep their record unblemished when they host the Fayetteville State Broncos at 6:00 P.M. at Bowman Gray Stadium on Saturday night. | Football
September 21, 2011 Rams Smith Named Boxtorow National Player of the Week Winston-Salem State quarterback Kameron Smith was named Boxtorow National Player of the Week. The 6-1, redshirt junior from Garner, NC had a huge game in the Rams 55-24 victory over Chowan on Saturday. He completed 17-of-31 passes for 355 yards and 6 TDs. | Football
September 20, 2011 WSSU's Gray, Smith Earn CIAA Football Weekly Honors Sophomore offensive lineman, Daven Gray, and redshirt-junior quarterback, Kameron Smith, have been named CIAA Offensive Lineman and Quarterback of the Week respectively, as announced by the CIAA Office staff. | Football
September 19, 2011 WSSU's Kameron Smith Named HSRN Player of the Week Nominee WSSU's Kameron Smith is a nominee for the Heritage Sports Radio Network National Player of the Week and he needs your vote! | Football
September 18, 2011 WSSU Rams Bury Chowan Hawks, 55-24; Move to 3-0 Kameron Smith passed for 355 yards and a career high six touchdowns, and the Rams accumulated 619 yards of total offense as Winston-Salem State University rolled to a 55-24 win over the Chowan University Hawks. | Football
September 14, 2011 WSSU's Markus Lawrence, Jr. Nabs CIAA Weekly Honor Winston-Salem State University junior center, Markus Lawrence, Jr., has been named CIAA Ofensive Lineman of the Week as announced by the CIAA. | Football
September 11, 2011 Rams 3rd Quarter Outburst Buries Virginia Union Panthers, 67-16 The Winston-Salem State University Rams used a 34 point third quarter outburst to blowout the Virginia Union University Panthers, 67-16 Saturday night at Hovey Field in Richmond, VA. | Football
September 8, 2011 WSSU Rams Ready To Take On VUU Panthers The Winston-Salem State University Rams will travel to Richmond, VA, to take on the Virginia Union Panthers in a key early season CIAA matchup pitting tow undefeated teams on the gridiron. | Football
September 4, 2011 WSSU RAMS HOLD OFF FIESTY VIKINGS FOR 22-17 WIN The Winston-Salem State University Rams overcame the darkness – literally, and 118 penalty yards in route to a 22-17 season opening win over the Elizabeth City State University Vikings at Roebuck Stadium on the Elizabeth City State campus. | Football
August 31, 2011 Rams Ready for Battle With Elizabeth City State Vikings The Winston-Salem State University Rams will hit the road for threee consecutive weeks, starting first in Elizabeth City, to take on the Vikings of Elizabeth City State University in the 2011 season opener. | Football
June 30, 2011 WSSU's Nicholas Cooper Named CDS Division II First Team All-American WSSU redshirt-senior running back Nichola Cooper was named a first team All-American by the CDS. (Photo by Garrett Garms) | Football
March 17, 2011 WSSU Releases 2011 Rams Football Schedule | Football
February 24, 2011 Super Bowl Champion Packers' Anthony Levine Speaks to Rams Super Bowl Champion Anthony Levine came to speak to the Winston-Salem State Rams. (Photo by Garrett Garms) | Football
November 10, 2010 Four Rams Named to the 2010 All-CIAA Team | Football
September 7, 2010 WSSU's Smith named CIAA Rookie of the Week | Football
Get Up Close with WSSU Lineman Nate Hartung WInston-Salem State lineman Nathaniel Hartung discusses playing in the CIAA, the heat, and Rams football. | Football
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11/24/12
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Shippensburg
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2nd rnd of NCAA DII Playoffs
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Indiana (Pa.)
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