Fans stirred up for first undefeated match up of Jaguars, Tigers

“When you look at the history of the Bayou Classic itself, there have been scenarios where the game would decide who goes to the SWAC Championship game or, before the SWAC Championship game existed, there were situations where the Bayou Classic might have determined who wins the SWAC period; but never has there been a situation where both teams were undefeated with those stakes on the line,” said Christopher Jones, associate athletics director of media relations at Southern University.

What did SU’s senior players say before the Bayou Classic?

Seniors will leave SU with a winning season
 Senior night for the Southern University football team was truly a milestone. The Southern University Jaguars demolished the Clark Atlanta Panthers 53-zero,  Saturday, November 16 at home in A.W. Mumford stadium. The game marked the last time the football seniors will play in A.W. Mumford stadium, and … Continue reading

Tips offered for a safe Bayou Classic experience

Louisiana highway safety officials are reminding thousands of fans driving to New Orleans for the 40th Annual Bayou Classic football game and the Battle of the Bands that Thanksgiving is traditionally one of the most risky periods for traveling on the state’s roads.  The Bayou Classic game between Southern University and Grambling State University, both historically black universities, is played on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, … Continue reading

Official schedule of events released for Bayou Classic

State Farm Bayou Classic® XXXVIII has released the following schedule of events for the weekend of November 24 – 27, 2011.   My Bayou Classic Thanksgiving Day Parade, Featuring Southern and Grambling marching bands, Parade route: Superdome to French Market, Thursday, Nov. 24 | 4:00pm-6:00pm KaBOOM! Playground Build, Friday, Nov. 25 My Bayou Classic Golf Tournament, Joe Bartholomew Golf … Continue reading