History The story behind the first-ever CIAA Tournament By HBCU Gameday Posted on February 22, 2016 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments The 70th annual CIAA Tournament will kick off in Charlotte on Tuesday. Click below to take a quick look back at the first CIAA Tournament, held March 7-9 in Washington D.C.’s Turner’s Arena. Related Items:HBCU Sports, History Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you The Legend of (A.J.) English: Part II — Faster Than A (Washington) Bullet We Messed Up Some Brackets: Norfolk State’s 2012 March Madness Magic It Was A Pride Thing: Southern, FAMU and the battle for 90s HBCU Football supremacy Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.