Bayou Classic Sets Post-Katrina Attendance Record

By: Fred Batiste – HBCU Sports

The most important number from the Bayou Classic may not be the 34 points Grambling State scored to defeat rival Southern 34-23 Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

That number just might be 62,907 — the largest Bayou Classic crowd on hand since the game returned to New Orleans in 2006 after Hurricane Katrina forced the game to move to Houston in 2005.

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One thought on “Bayou Classic Sets Post-Katrina Attendance Record

  1. This is amazing and credits both football programs for getting back to the winning ways. We will eventually beat the record for attendance soon.

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