Texas Southern announced a change in the school’s football schedule Wednesday, moving the Tigers’ Sept. 13 contest against Central State to the Bahamas.

bahamas_classcThe game, initially scheduled to be played in Wilberforce, Ohio on the CSU campus, is now being promoted as the Bahamas HBCUX Classic be played at Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium in Nassau at 5 p.m.

“We’re extremely excited to announce our partnership to play in Nassau,” said TSU athletics director Charles McClelland in a statement. “This game will give our fans the opportunity to watch exciting Tigers football in a city that is known as one of the premier tourist destinations in the world. This partnership will undoubtedly give us a great opportunity to showcase our brand of football as well as the electrifying Ocean of Soul Marching Band in a new region.”

2014 Texas Southern University Football Schedule

Date Opponent Location Time
8/31/2014 Prairie View A&M University Houston, TX 4:00pm
9/4/2014 Texas College Houston, TX 7:30pm
9/13/2014 Central State-Ohio Nassau, Bahamas 5:00pm
9/20/2014 Alabama A&M Houston, TX 7:00pm
9/27/2014 Alabama State University Montgomery, AL TBA
10/4/2014 Mississippi Valley State Houston, TX 7:00pm
10/18/2014 Alcorn State Alcorn, MS TBA
10/25/2014 Arkansas-Pine Bluff / Homecoming Houston, TX 2:00pm
11/1/2014 Grambling State Houston, TX 2:00pm
11/8/2014 Southern University Baton Rouge, LA TBA
11/15/2014 Jackson State Houston, TX 2:00pm

 



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