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HBCU Rugby Classic

  • Southern University Athletics Department Baton Rouge, LA 70813
  • Jaguar Park at Southern University
  • May 5, 2018
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: $15 adults at the gate; $10 adults online; Free for kids 13 and under
  • (225) 454-9042

The 2018 HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) Rugby Classic, is a one day rugby event that will feature teams from Prairie View A&M University, Morehouse College, and Florida A&M University.

The HBCU Rugby Classic looks to provide an experience that intertwines rugby tradition with HBCU culture that welcomes and excites spectators, new and old. Rugby is one of the largest team sports, and second most popular team contact sport in the world. Played by both men and women of all ages, rugby has been developing a larger profile with communities over the last couple of decades.