The California Classic is a new beginning for Football fans of old and young. For All those who can remember the classic in it’s glorious days. The time has come to give this generation the warm memories of History. To be able to tell stories of Historic Black Colleges Battling it out on the Grid Iron for Total Supremacy
It’s More Than Just A Game…..
It all began in 1924 when Alabama State College and Tuskegee Institute met in Montgomery, Alabama for the Turkey Day Classic. The Historically Black College Football Classic games are now an integral part of the college football landscape. These games have become one of the most well
attended events on the college football schedule.
Traditional rivalries play each other annually. In this event, it is generally so well attended that college campus stadiums cannot accommodate the
number of fans planning to attend. These games are often held in large
professional stadiums like the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. There are also the
“Classic” games such as the Southern Classic held every year at the
Super Dome in New Orleans. These events are very popular and bring many people to the city where they are held annually.
Historically Black College Football Classic games provide the attendance
and excitement of post-season bowl games. It gives fans an opportunity to
visit other cities and enjoy their favorite college teams play in professional
stadiums. They can also participate in the activities that are scheduled during the weekend of events such as golf tournaments, step shows, drum lines, parades, and other charitable events that enhance the experience.
Now for the first time in the history of the Historically Black College and University football, a unique and exciting new event is being created to be the most grand experience of all………The First Annual HBCU National Championship Game. This event will become an instant classic and an ultimate celebration of college football at its finest.
The California Classic Game will serve as a prelude to the HBCU National
Championship Game. For the first time in the history of Historically Black
College and University football, a unique and exciting event is being
created to be the ultimate celebration of college football at its
finest……….The HBCU National Championship Game.