August 25, 2005 at 3:25 AM CDT - Updated July 26 at 11:10 PM
Texas Southern University has signed a three year contract to play in the Longview College Football Classic. Their opponent this year will be Alabama State University. The two teams are set to play Saturday, September 10 at 6:00pm at Lobo Stadium in Longview. The event also includes a Battle of Bands competition from 8:00am to 10:00am featuring the word renowned Grambling State University Tiger Marching Band. Tickets for the event are $15 each and include admission to both the game and the Battle of Bands.