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Shaw U 

For Immediate Release 

March 21, 2011
Contact: Sherri Fillingham
Phone: 919-546-8250/919-623-9494: Mobile 



Shaw's NCAA D-II Elite Eight Run Available in Video and Audio 


March 22, 2011 (RALEIGH, NC) -  The Shaw University women's basketball team's opening round game in the NCAA Division II Elite Eight are available on radio and on the internet.  The Lady Bears open Elite Eight play against Metro State (Denver, CO) on Tuesday, March 22 at 3:30 p.m. (Eastern).

WSHA-FM, which is found at 88.9 on the FM dial and online at will have the audio call featuring Donal Ware, Michael Rochelle and Al Roseboro.

In addition, will have streaming video of the event.  Those wanting to view the video should go to and navigate to the Division II Women's Basketball page.  The video link will be there. 


Shaw University was founded in 1865 and is the oldest historically black university in the south. Shaw University is a private, co-educational liberal arts University, that awards degrees at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The primary mission of Shaw University is teaching with the commitment to maintain excellence in research and academic programs that foster intellectual enhancement and technological skills. The Shaw University athletic department has a long history of success, including back-to-back CIAA Football Championships (2007 and 2008), four straight women’s basketball championships (2002/03 – 2005/06), the reigning six-time men’s tennis champions, the reigning two-time women’s tennis champions, and the 2010 football champions.