A bathroom fight Friday among football players from Winston-Salem
State and Virginia State during a CIAA championship game luncheon left
the WSSU quarterback beaten and charges filed against a player from the
The conference announced that the title game set for Saturday in Winston-Salem in North Carolina has been canceled.
Rudy Johnson, the starting quarterback for the Rams, was “viciously
beaten” by members of the Virginia State team, Winston-Salem State
Chancellor Donald Reaves said in a statement. He said one Virginia State
player admitted his role in the beating.