Braves football team to be honored with “Celebration Of Champions”
A celebration of the Alcorn State University football team’s success is on the way courtesy of tons of proud Alcornites.
The “Celebration Of Champions” will be held Feb. 7 on Alcorn’s main campus in honor of the football team’s Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Championship win and Black College Football National Champions crown.
The events will kick off with a campus parade at 12 noon that will end at the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex. A celebration program and cookout will be held at Jack Spinks-Marino Casem Stadium at 1 pm. Following the men’s and women’s basketball showdown against conference rival, Jackson State University, at 3 pm and 5 pm, the celebration continues with a student block party on the campus plaza at 7:30 pm.