Tag: grambling boycott

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    Poor Conditions For Grambling Players? President Says It’s ‘Not True’

    Grambling State University is in the spotlight over financial turmoil that has caused the football team to boycott practice, and sparked protests across campus. Today on “NewsOne Now,” Roland Martin replayed an interview he had this morning with Grambling State University president, Dr. Frank Pogue about the conflict, and what it will take to …

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    Grambling State Football Team Boycotts Jackson State Homecoming Game

    Buses intended to transport Grambling State University football players to Jackson State University for their Homecoming game sat empty as players did not show up to board them. It was the culmination of days of intense meetings and exchanges between players, the university and the student government, and three days of boycotted practices, reports USA Today. …