RALEIGH, N.C. – The Shaw University Department of Athletics, in accordance to the direction of the university, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Conference and the NCAA COVID-19 Advisory Panel, announced on Friday, that all spring competition for 2020 is suspended through the end of the semester effective immediately.
The situation is evolving daily. Please watch for continued updates and communications, either through emails, the website or social media.
"We realize this transition will have a significant effect on plans for the upcoming months, and have not made these decisions lightly," said President Dr. Paulette Dillard. "We appreciate the understanding, patience and cooperation of all concerned."
Shaw Athletics would like to express its appreciation and gratitude to all our fans and supporters during this athletic season. We are all disappointed for our student-athletes as well as our fans; however the overall health and safety for everyone is more important.
For the most up-to-date information on Shaw athletics and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.