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Big Apple Classic

Featuring the classic rivals of the HU’s – Hampton University and Howard University, and the southern classic battle between two of the country’s top Division II schools, Virginia State University and Virginia Union University, The Big Apple Classic is a rivalry equal to that of the NY Knicks and the Boston Celtics. Launched in 2006, the Big Apple Classic is a fierce and unique competition as four rival Historically Black Colleges and Universities let the battles unfold on the court of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY!

Sunday, December 7, 2014
Barclays Center
620 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Purchase Tickets
HUAA will have tickets for sale in the HOWARD Section

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For questions, contact: info@thehuaa.org


2:00pm Gates open at the Barclays Center
620 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
2:00pm – 6:00pm BAC Black College Fair (Barclays Center Concourse)
3:00pm Virginia State University Trojans vs. Virginia Union University Panthers
Battle of the Bands Expo – Halftime Show
Step Show
6:00pm Howard University Bison vs. North Carolina Central University
Battle of the Bands Expo – Halftime Show
3:00pm Virginia State University vs. Virginia Union University
4:45pm Drumline Competition
6:00 pm Howard University vs. Hampton University