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2016 HBCU Football Classic Schedules

2016 HBCU Football Classic

Date Home   Visitor   Location Status Event
9/1/16 Lincoln (PA)  vs. Cheyney  @ Lincoln University, PA 
LU Football Stadium
7:00pm ET  Battle of the Firsts  


9/3/16 Lane  vs. Texas College  @ Jackson, TN  2:00pm CT  CME Classic 
  Benedict  vs. Livingstone  @ Columbia, SC  5:00pm ET  15th Palmetto Capital City Classic 
  Tennessee State  vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff  @ Nashville, TN 
Nissan Stadium
6:00pm CT  John Merritt Classic  
  Duke  vs. NC Central  @ Durham, NC 
Wallace Wade Stadium
6:00pm ET  Bull City Gridiron Classic  


  Norfolk State  vs. Elizabeth City State  @ Norfolk, VA 
Dick Price Stadium
6:00pm ET  ABNB Labor Day Classic 
9/4/16 Bethune-Cookman  vs. Alcorn State  @ Daytona Beach, FL  1:00pm ET  12th MEAC/SWAC Challenge  


  Miles  vs. Fort Valley State  @ Birmingham, AL  4:00pm CT  Labor Day Golden Classic 
  Prairie View A&M  vs. Texas Southern  @ Prairie View, TX 
Blackshear Stadium
5:00pm CT  Labor Day Classic  


9/10/16 Livingstone  vs. Edward Waters  @ Salisbury, NC  3:00pm ET  West End Classic 
  Central State  vs. Clark Atlanta  @ Chicago, IL 
Soldier Field
3:30pm CT  19th Chicago Football Classic 
  Tuskegee  vs. Albany State  @ Phenix City, AL  5:00pm ET  3rd Annual Whitewater Classic 
  Tennessee State  vs. Jackson State  @ Memphis, TN 
Liberty Bowl
6:00pm CT  27th Southern Heritage Classic 
  UNC Pembroke  vs. Fayetteville State  @ Pembroke, NC   7:00pm ET  Two Rivers Classic 
9/17/16 Howard  vs. Hampton  @ Washington, DC  3:30pm ET  Battle of the Real HU 
  Elizabeth City State  vs. Morehouse  @ Rocky Mount, NC 
Rocky Mount Athletic Complex
4:00pm ET  19th Down East Viking Classic 
  Florida A&M  vs. Tuskegee  @ Mobile, AL 
Ladd-Peebles Stadium
6:00pm CT  5th Quarter Classic 
  Winston-Salem State  vs. Virginia Union  @ Winston-Salem, NC 
Bowman Gray Stadium
6:00pm ET  Winston-Salem Classic


  Jacksonville  vs. Edward Waters  @ Jacksonville, FL 
D. B. Milne Field
7:00pm ET  Jacksonville Classic 
9/24/16 Kentucky State  vs. Central State  @ Indianapolis, IN 
Lucas Oil Stadium
3:00pm ET  33rd Circle City Classic
  Johnson C. Smith  vs. Elizabeth City State  @ Charlotte, NC  4:00pm ET  Eddie McGirt Classic 
10/1/16 Virginia Union  vs. Saint Augustine’s  @ Richmond, VA 
Hovey Field
1:00PM ET  Community Youth Bowl 
  Prairie View A&M  vs. Grambling State  @ Dallas, TX 
Cotton Bowl
3:00pm CT  State Fair Classic 
10/8/16 Tuskegee  vs. Morehouse  @ Columbus, GA  2:00pm ET  81st Morehouse-Tuskegee Classic  


10/29/16 Alabama A&M  vs. Alabama State  @ Birmingham, Ala. 
Legion Field
3:00pm CT  75th Magic City Classic  


11/5/16 Johnson C. Smith  vs. Livingstone  @ Charlotte, NC  1:00pm ET  Commemorative Classic 
  Fort Valley State  vs. Albany State  @ Columbus, GA  2:00pm ET  27th Annual Fountain City Classic  


11/12/16 Northern Division Champ  vs. Southern Division Champ  @ Durham, NC 
Durham County Stadium
2:00pm ET  CIAA Football Championship  


  East Division Champ  vs. West Division Champ  @ Montgomery, AL  6:00pm CT  SIAC Championship  


11/19/16 Hampton  vs. Norfolk State  @ Hampton, VA   1:00PM ET  Battle of the Bay 
  Florida A&M  vs. Bethune-Cookman  @ Orlando, FL, FL 
Orlando Citrus Bowl
2:00pm ET  Florida Blue Florida Classic  


11/24/16 Alabama State  vs. Miles  @ Montgomery, AL 
ASU Stadium
3:00pm CT  93rd Turkey Day Classic / Homecoming  
11/26/16 Southern  vs. Grambling State  @ New Orleans, LA 
Mercedes-Benz Superdome
4:00pm CT  Bayou Classic  


12/3/16 Eastern Division Champ  vs. Western Division Champ  @ Houston, TX 
NRG Stadium
TBA  SWAC Championship Game  


12/17/16 SWAC Champion  vs. MEAC Champion  @ Atlanta, GA 
Georgia Dome
12 noon ET  Celebration Bowl  


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