Terry B. Jones Publisher
The 50th Annual Bayou Classic, a celebrated event in college football, particularly within the realm of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), concluded with Southern University securing a victory over Grambling State University. The final score was 27-22 in favor of Southern. The event was marked by a substantial turnout, with a total of 64,698 fans attending, reflecting the enduring popularity and cultural significance of this historic rivalry. The Bayou Classic is more than just a football game; it’s a celebration of tradition, community, and the spirited rivalry between two prominent HBCUs. This year’s game was particularly special, marking the 50th iteration of this special event that showcases Black Excellence.