Support The CIAA Sports Network

The CIAA Sports Network was launched in July of 2018 as a platform to showcase its 16 NCAA DII conference-sponsored sports and 13 member institutions, which collectively includes 3,000+ student-athletes, 40,000+ total enrollment and 160,000+ living alumni.

Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment – the CIAA's marketing and multi-media rights partner – offers a variety of digital sponsorship opportunities to support conference-wide regular season and championship events, as well as strategic partnerships with individual member institutions, at multiple investment levels.

Sample sponsor packages include:

  • Graphics Feature Package
  • Scoreboard
  • Watermark Package
  • "Presented By" Package

Additional sponsorship opportunities include:

  • Title Sponsorship
  • Pre-Roll Ads
  • Rotational Banner Ads
  • Logo placements

For more information on CIAASN, please contact:

Suzette McQueen, Senior Associate Commissioner for External Operations & Strategic Partnerships

Julius Grant, General Manger, Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment


Founded in 1912, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) is the first African American athletic conference and one of the most recognized conferences in Division II.

The CIAA conducts 14 championships attended by more than 150,000 fans from around the country. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the CIAA is governed by the Presidents and Chancellors of its 13 member-institutions: Bowie State University, Chowan University, Claflin University, Elizabeth City State University, Fayetteville State University, Johnson C. Smith University, Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, Livingstone College, Saint Augustine's University, Shaw University, Virginia State University, Virginia Union University, and Winston-Salem State University.