FAMU Hall of FAMER Talks Basketball

FAMU Rattlers vs BCU Wildcats
January 31, 2015
1:00 P.M. EST – Women/3:00 P.M. EST – Men
AL Lawson Center;Tallahassee, Florida
General Admission $10/With canned good $5
Family 4 Pack $20
Video: Rattler Vision
In 1985 FAMU women’s basketball team was first in the state and 14th nationally in attendance, averaging 1,555 attendees per game. In February of 1986 these Rattlerettes would face the …

Black College Football in Perspective

Today, I will take my 92 year old father to see the FAMU vs. Savannah State football game. He hasn’t missed more than a handful of games since the late 50s when I would accompany him starting around age four. If you do the math that was fifty something years ago for me and in addition to his reserved seat …

The Day FAMU Beat #2 Nebraska

University of Miami Tournament 2015

  Fri. Aug 28
 Kansas State
Coral Gables, Fla.
5:00 p.m.

  Sat, Aug 29
 University of Miami
Coral Gables, Fla.
12:30 p.m.

  Sat, Aug 29
 Illinois State
Coral Gables, Fla.
 5:30 p.m.

Forever etched in the minds of FAMU Rattler faithful is the football win in 1979 against the Miami Hurricanes. There is another win in FAMU lore though that may be greater. It’s been quite a few years …