- Grambling State Tigers
Infobox college athletics
name = Grambling Tigers
university = Grambling State University
conference = SWAC | division = Division I
city = Grambling
state = Louisiana
stateabb = LA
Eddie Robinson Stadium
baseballfield = Tiger Field
Health & Physical Educational Building
nickname = Tigers
color1 = Black
color2 = Gold
hex1 = 000000
hex2 = FFD700
pageurl = http://www.gsutigers.com/
pagename = GSUTigers
The Grambling Tigers represent
Grambling State Universityin NCAAintercollegiate athletics.
Grambling's sports teams participate in NCAA Division I (I-AA for football) in the
Southwestern Athletic Conference(SWAC).
Currently, the Grambling State University Department of Athletics sponsors Men's Intercollegiate football, along with men's and women's basketball, baseball, track & field, softball, golf, soccer, tennis, bowling and volleyball.
Grambling State plays its arch rival
Southern Universityin the annual "Bayou Classic," which is hosted in New Orleansover Thanksgiving weekend at the Louisiana Superdomeand broadcast nationally on NBC.
Former football coach Eddie Robinson held the NCAA record for most career wins as a head coach at the time of his retirement in
During Robinson’s stellar 57-year coaching career, the University gained a national reputation because of the large number of athletes who joined the professional ranks in football.
After Robinson’s retirement in 1997, former GSU standout and NFL
Super Bowl XXIIMVP Doug Williamstook over the reins of the University's football program.
Grambling has won thirteen black college national championships, more than any other school in America (Robinson's teams won nine of those championships).
Olen Parker 1st base coach
Track & Field
Grambling State's colors are
blackand gold, with red as a tertiary color symbolizing the blood of people of African descent. The school's mascot is the "Tigers," and its slogan is "Where everybody is Somebody."
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