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49th ANNUAL BAYOU CLASSIC

NEW ORLEANS – The online media credential application process for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic, presented by Procter & Gamble, is now open.

The deadline for applying is Monday, October 24, 2022.

Procter & Gamble Official Presenting Sponsor of the Annual Bayou Classic

NEW ORLEANS – The Bayou Classic announced today that both Grambling University Foundation, Inc. and the Southern University System Foundation, Inc., have extended their corporate partnership agreement with the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) to continue as the Official Presenting Sponsor of the 49th Annual Bayou Classic. This is P&G’s 6th consecutive year sponsoring the Bayou Classic.

NEW ORLEANS – The hotel block for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic, Presented by Procter & Gamble, has opened. Hotels throughout the New Orleans area have developed special rates for guests visiting New Orleans for the Bayou Classic in November.

49th Annual Bayou Classic to be Presented on NBC and Peacock in 2022 Marking 32nd Year of NBC Sports & Bayou Classic Partnership

NEW ORLEANS – NBC Sports and the Bayou Classic have agreed to a three-year media rights extension through 2024, both parties announced today.

The new agreement — which kicks off this year with the 49th annual Bayou Classic as Southern and Grambling State renew their storied football rivalry on Saturday, Nov. 26 on NBC and Peacock — extends a historic partnership which began in 1991.

NEW ORLEANS – Tickets for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic, Presented by Procter & Gamble, go on sale Thursday, June 30, 2022.

Bayou Classic fans may also purchase tickets for the ever-popular Battle of the Bands & Greek Show to be held on Friday, November 25, 2022, at the Caesars Superdome.

48th ANNUAL BAYOU CLASSIC

NEW ORLEANS – The Bayou Classic returns to New Orleans for its 48th year with its series of fan and family-friendly events throughout the Thanksgiving holiday and weekend. Each year, this weekend of events brings together family, friends and alumni of Southern University and Grambling State University to see one of America’s greatest college sports rivalries and celebrate football, family and the traditions surrounding Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

NEW ORLEANS – The online media credential application process for the 48th Annual Bayou Classic, presented by Procter & Gamble, is now open.

The deadline for applying is Monday, October 25, 2021.

Bayou Classic Announces Presenting Sponsors of Halftime Show | September 16, 2021

NEW ORLEANS –The Bayou Classic announced today that both Grambling University Foundation, Inc. and the Southern University System Foundation, Inc., have extended their corporate partnership agreement with The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Bottling Company United, Inc. (UNITED) to become the Official Presenting Sponsor of the Annual Bayou Classic Halftime Show.

TICKETS ON SALE FOR THE 48th ANNUAL BAYOU CLASSIC, PRESENTED BY PROCTER & GAMBLE | JUNE 2, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – Tickets for the 48th Annual Bayou Classic, Presented by Procter & Gamble, go on sale today, Wednesday, June 2, 2021.

The Bayou Classic, ranked as the #1 HBCU Classic in the nation, is the iconic collegiate gridiron matchup between Grambling State University and Southern University, which will take place on Saturday, November 27, 2021, in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La.

Bayou Classic Announces Presenting Sponsor of Annual HBCU Event | May 27, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – The Bayou Classic announced today that both Grambling University Foundation, Inc. and the Southern University System Foundation, Inc., have extended their corporate partnership agreement with the Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) to become the Official Presenting Sponsor of the 48th Annual Bayou Classic.

The Bayou Classic, ranked as the #1 HBCU Classic in the nation, is the iconic collegiate gridiron matchup between Southern University and Grambling State University. The 48th Annual Bayou Classic, Presented by Procter & Gamble, will be played on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.