FAYETTEVILLE STATE VERSUS SHAW CIAA QUARTERFINALS MATCHUP AIRS ON ASPIRE TV

Feb. 23, 2017

Charlotte, NC – The Fayetteville State University men’s basketball CIAA Tournament quarterfinals contest against Shaw University on Thursday, February 23rd inside the Spectrum Center can be followed through live stats and seen on the nationally televised broadcast through the ASPiRE Network. FSU (No. 4 South) will clash with the Bears (No. 1 South) at 3:00 p.m.

The Last Meeting
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February 15, 2017
Fayetteville, NC (Capel Arena)
FAYETTEVILLE STATE MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO SHAW 73-63 AT HOME
The Fayetteville State University men’s basketball team dropped in the standings after a 73-63 divisional loss to Shaw University on Wednesday, February 15th at Felton J. Capel Arena. The Broncos fall 10-14 overall, 6-9 in the conference, 4-5 in the Southern.

Follow the men's game via live stats on the following link: http://www.theciaa.com/sports/mbkb/2016-17/boxscores/20170223_hc46.xml.

Fayetteville State enters this matchup as the Southern No. 4 seed against the Southern No. 1 seeded Shaw Bears. The Broncos play their second 2017 CIAA Tournament game after eliminating Saint Augustine’s on Wednesday night in Bojangles Coliseum. The Bears play their first tournament game after earning a two-day bye.

FSU is coming off an 86-80 win over No. 6 Saint Augustine’s. Joshua Dawson led the Broncos with 25 points, five assists and four rebounds while Michael Tyson added 20 points and 10 rebounds. All-CIAA Rookie honoree Josh Bryant ended the contest with 11 points and six boards in the win.

The two squads split the regular season this year as both teams earned victories on the road. The Broncos snatched a 72- 70 buzzer beater win from Shaw (Jan. 25) in C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium in their first meeting. Shaw extracted revenge on Feb. 15 in Fayetteville by securing a 73-63 victory and clinching the division title for the first time in five years.


 

 

The men’s game will televised by Urban Sports & Entertainment Group on the ASPiRE TV Network.

Here is a channel listing of the major markets in North Carolina broadcasting the men’s game:

Raleigh-Durham                                WRAZ-TV (Channel 1250 on TWC)

Charlotte                                              WAXN-TV / WSOC-TV

Greensboro/Winston-Salem      WGHP (Channel 1250 on TWC)

Greenville                                           WITN-TV (Channel 1215 on TWC)

Regional                                               Soul of the South Network

National                                               ASPiRE Network

 

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