On December 27, 1892 the first black intercollegiate football contest occurred. Biddle University, now Johnson C. Smith University, played Livingstone College in Salisbury, NC on a snowy front lawn. The Golden Bulls earned their first historic victory 5-0 in what today is called the Commemorative Classic. Watch the full-length video HERE. For more CIAA football history, visit www.theciaa.com.
Video: Commemorating 125 Years of Black College Football
Oct 12, 2017