Annual game between Tennessee State and Jackson State. While the game’s kickoff is Saturday evening, the event’s kickoff is Thursday night, starting with a concert at the Landers Center featuring Charlie Wilson and Fantasia. Other Heritage Classic-related events include the Greek Showdown step show at LeMoyne-Owen on Friday and Saturday’s tailgating party starting at 8 a.m. (!) and the Battle of the Bands at Whitehaven High School at 10 a.m.
For a full schedule, go to southernheritageclassic.com. Go, Tigers!