Salem, VA (November 12, 2016) – The Winston-Salem State University football team captured the 2016 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Championship with a 43-33 victory over Bowie State University on Saturday, November 12th at Salem Football Stadium. WSSU improves to 9-2 overall after winning their second consecutive title and fourth championship since 2011. The Bulldogs move to 7-4 in the standings after suffering their second straight loss in the championship game.
The Rams will await the NCAA Division II Regional Rankings to see if their season continues. Rankings will be announced on Sunday, November 13th at 5:00 p.m. EST.