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Banquet honors Southwestern Athletic champions
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Leader photo by O.K. DAVIS Grambling State University President Frank Pogue (left) pins a GSU pin on Pro Football Hall of Famer Art Shell prior to the Tigers’ football banquet Thursday night.

GRAMBLING — Grambling State University’s football team was the toast of the town on Thursday night.

Literally.

Near the conclusion of the Tigers’ annual postseason banquet held in the Black and Gold Room of the Favrot Student Uion, Mistress of Ceremony Joyce Evans asked the estimated 400 fans, alumni and others in attendance to raise a glass of the “bubbly” to honor the team’s 2011 Southwestern Athletic Conference championship and Top Five ranking among the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

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