Bayou Classic

Bayou Classic


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2014 marks the 41st annual meeting of the rivals Grambling
State University and Southern University. The Bayou Classic is a football
game commemorating academic achievement, tradition, sportsmanship, marching
bands and friendly competition.

This long-standing intrastate rivalry between the Southern Jaguars and
Grambling State Tigers is one of the more popular events in all of sports.
It is one of the most distinguishable sporting events in the African
American community and best-known game and rivalry in Historically Black
College and University Football.

The Marine Corps is proud to partner with the Bayou Classic and excited to
participated in the week-long historic event.


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Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Ronald Heard talks about the Coast Guard’s involvement in the 2015 Bayou Classic, an annual football game between Grambling...
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Coast Guard commercial for the 2015 Bayou Classic. For more information on the Coast Guard, please visit Gocoastguard.com. U.S. Coast Guard video by PA2 Ryan Tippets....
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Lieutenant Col. Brian C. Proctor, Diversity Officer, Marine Corps Recruiting Command, speaks on the Marines participation at the 41st Bayou Classic, in New Orleans,...
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Marines participate in Game Day activities at the 41st Bayou Classic, in New Orleans, Nov. 29, 2014.
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Marines from Marine Corps Recruiting Command engaged college students, coaches, and the local community at the 2014 Bayou Classic, November 24-30.
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The Coast Guard sponsored the Bayou Classic football game in New Orleans, Nov. 29, 2014. Coast Guard personnel attended a career expo, set up a static display outside...
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Marines from Marine Corps Recruiting Command help give back to the New Orleans community during the "Sheriff's Annual Thanksgiving Feast" Nov. 27, 2014.
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Marines march through the streets of downtown New Orleans during the Bayou Classic Thanksgiving Day Parade Nov. 27, 2014. The relationship between the Bayou Classic...
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Master Gunnery Sergeant Kevin Buckles, Drum Major, United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, visits hometown schools, Nov. 26, 2014
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Master Gunnery Sergeant Kevin Buckles, Drum Major, United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, visits hometown schools, Nov. 24 and 26.
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Master Gunnery Sergeant Kevin Buckles, Drum Major, United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, visits hometown schools, Nov. 24 and 26. Includes interviews with Master...
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Interview with Lt. Gen. Richard P. Mills. Marines participated in the Bayou Classic press conference held at the Mercedes Benz Super Dome, November 25, 2014.

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6th Marine Corps Recruiting District Marines encourage a prospect to continue her pull-ups during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Festival at Champions Square of the...
Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival
Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Collins, Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Station Baton Rouge North detachment commander, speaks on stage during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan...
Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival
Sergeant Devon McIntyre, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Baton Rouge officer selection assistant, speaks to a prospect during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Festival at...
Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival Marines participate in Bayou Classic Fan Festival
Sergeant Jamall McDowell, 6th Marine Corps Recruiting District enhanced marketing vehicle team recruiter, speaks to prospects during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan...
Southern University student receives Federick C. Branch Scholarship Southern University student receives Federick C....
Midshipman Sheddric Peoples, a Southern University Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps midshipman, is awarded the Marine Corps Federick C. Branch Scholarship during...
Marine Corps Logistics Command commanding general meets Louisiana Governor-Elect Marine Corps Logistics Command commanding general...
Major General Craig C. Crenshaw, Marine Corps Logistics Command commanding general, meets Louisiana Governor-Elect John Bel Edwards during the Bayou Classic at the...
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Fans crowd the stage to catch the daytime musical performances during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at Champions Square of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Nov. 28,...
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Fans pack Champion Square during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Nov. 28, 2015. Coast Guard participation in the event included a...
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U.S. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Norberto Perez offers an up-close look at the inside of a Coast Guard small boat to kids participating in the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at...
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U.S. Coast Guard members participate in recruiting activities during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at Champions Square of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Nov. 28,...
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A future recruit takes a turn on the radio aboard a Coast Guard small boat during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at Champions Square of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome...
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U.S. Coast Guard Lt. A.D. Wallace participates in recruiting activities during the Bayou Classic 2015 Fan Fest at Champions Square of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on...

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Bayou Classic student-athletes honored with Marine...
The United States Marine Corps presented two student-athletes from both Bayou Classic rivals Southern University and Grambling State University with the “Marine...
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When the commanding general of Marine Forces Reserve Lt. Gen. Richard P. Mills shook hands with Southern University coach Dawson Odum at the Bayou Classic press...
Marines Partner with Bayou Classic
Members of the U.S. Marines Corps will share experiences and accomplishments at the 40th Annual Bayou Classic here, Nov. 26–30, 2013.