As the CIAA tournament prepares to return, HB2 still clouds its future in Charlotte

Until House Bill 2 is repealed, the option of moving the CIAA tournament to another state will remain in play, organizers say.
By Glenn Burkins | January 26, 2017

Website: CIAA will soon announce decision on whether to keep tournament in Charlotte

A national website owned by ESPN says that CIAA member schools would lose millions in revenue if directors vote to move the tournament.
By Glenn Burkins | September 29, 2016

CIAA should move its popular tournament in opposition to HB2

As North Carolina debates the future of HB2 and the very real issue of gender dysphoria, the CIAA must position itself squarely on the proper side of history.
By Glenn Burkins | September 16, 2016

Could HB2 cost Charlotte the CIAA basketball tournament?

A day after the NCAA said it would remove seven championship sporting events from North Carolina because of HB2, officials at CIAA issued a statement.
By Glenn Burkins | September 13, 2016

5 questions for Abraham “Mr. CIAA” Mitchell, hall of fame inductee

Mitchell, a fashion plate and fan favorite at the annual CIAA Basketball Tournament, was one of 10 people inducted into the CIAA Hall of Fame.
By Glenn Burkins | February 26, 2016

Charlotte entrepreneur tries to boost business connections during CIAA tournament

Antriece Mitchell wants CIAA attendees to focus on business as well as basketball when the college tournament returns to Charlotte […]
By By Celeste Smith, The Charlotte Observer | January 19, 2016

Earn scholarship money in the Food Lion Essay Contest

Ok, so you didn’t win the big Power Ball prize. If you attend a CIAA school, you might still pick up some scholarship cash by entering the annual Food Lion Essay Contest.
By QCity Metro Staff | January 14, 2016

Abraham ‘Mr. CIAA’ Mitchell to be inducted into conference hall of fame

Abraham Mitchell, the one-man fashion parade known as “Mr. CIAA,” will be one of 10 people inducted into the Central […]
By Glenn Burkins | December 22, 2015

Ritz-Carlton will pay refunds to customers charged extra during CIAA Week

The Ritz-Carlton has agreed to pay a refund to people who paid a 15 percent service charge for food and […]
By Glenn Burkins | July 6, 2015