Congratulations, Champions! The Spelman College Jaguars are the 2019 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge champions! Final Games at Honda HQ Spelman faced some tough competition on their way to the title. The morning began with the Elite 8 facing off in single-elimination quarterfinals games. Spelman was victorious … Continue reading Wednesday, April 17
After 16 rounds of challenging questions, incredible answers, and nail-biting finishes, 8 teams have emerged victorious and will face off in two rounds of play followed by a best-2-out-of-3 championship series today at Honda Headquarters in Torrance. The “Elite 8” are: Southern University Baton Rouge, Tuskegee University, Hampton University, Alabama A&M University, Florida A&M University, Morehouse College, Jackson State University & Spelman College. You … Continue reading Tuesday, April 16
Round Robin Recap The Great 48 teams have all arrived safely in Torrance, and the first day of our 2 days of Round Robin competition is complete. At the end of yesterday’s 8 games, here are the leading teams from each division. Today’s games start at 9 am PST. By the end of the day, we will know which HBCUs will compete in the … Continue reading Monday, April 15
This year, Honda Campus All Star Challenge (HCASC) marks 30 years of Honda’s commitment and dedication to showcasing, recognizing, and advancing the dreams of students at America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). HCASC is one of Honda’s largest and longest-running philanthropic initiatives. Through HCASC, and since 2003, Honda Battle of the Bands, Honda has connected with more than 150,000 HBCU students through experiential opportunities, … Continue reading Sunday, April 14
Team HCASC is happy to welcome over 400 HBCU students, Presidents, representatives, and volunteers to Los Angeles for the 2019 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship Tournament! Over the next four days, teams from 48 HBCUs will not only go head to head in rigorous competition, but also connect, bond, and make new “Friends for Life.” #HCASC Day To commemorate 30 years of HCASC, alums … Continue reading Welcome to the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship Tournament!
Jackson State Wins Second National Title The Tigers of Jackson State University roared their way to their second national title. In the quarterfinals, Jackson State faced Florida A&M University. In the semis, Jackson State met Oakwood. For the finals, JSU competed against Spelman College, besting them in 2 games. The finals were followed by lunch at Honda’s R&D facility. Afterwards, Honda Associates hosted break-out sessions … Continue reading Daily Buzz – Wednesday, April 11
The Elite 8 Advance! The second day of Round Robin competition came to an end on Monday. The Sweet 16 teams were: Spelman and Chicago State in the Black Division; North Carolina A&T and Morehouse in the Blue Division; Southern University-Baton Rouge and Xavier in the Brown Division; Oakwood and Howard in the Green Division; Prairie View A&M and Paine College in the Orange Division; Florida A&M … Continue reading Daily Buzz – Tuesday, April 10