Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 9/4/13
  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Classic Rivalry. Classic Tradition. Classic Fun! Events for the 3rd annual AT&T Nation’s Football Classic® begin this Thursday, starting with the Presidential Symposium: “The Essence of the HBCU Experience” at Howard University’s Cramton Auditorium, and continue through Sunday. The full weekend of events showcases the heritage and tradition that are synonymous with the black college experience, which has been the focus of the Classic since its inception in 2011. Click HERE for 2013 schedule of events. The highlight of the weekend is the 36th meeting on the football field between the Howard University Bison and Morehouse College Maroon Tigers on Saturday, September 7 at RFK Stadium (3:30 p.m.). Only four points have separated the two teams during the first two Classics, with Howard edging the Maroon Tigers in 2011 (30-27) and 2012 (30-29). Tickets for the game are on sale now via Ticketmaster, and the RFK Stadium Box Office starting Thursday. For a look at wh...
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