DURHAM, NC (WTVD) — Party tonight at NC Central! The school plans to celebrate its HBCU National Championship with a parade and pep rally.
ABC11 will be in attendance and you can watch it live in the video player above. The fun starts at 10:00 and will last until 11:30
The NCCU football team defeated Jackson State University 41-34 Cricket Celebration Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on December 17.
The parade will begin on Cecil Street and travel from Fayetteville Street to the Lawson Street entrance to O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium.
The parade will be followed by a pep rally at the stadium with a ceremony recognizing the team and coaching staff by Durham Mayor Elaine O’Neill and Chancellor Johnson Akinley.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet and receive autographed posters from the championship-winning team, as well as view and take photos with the Cricket Celebration Bowl and Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) championship trophies.
Attendees will include NCCU head football coach Trey Oliver and members of the NCCU football program; sound machine; NCCU Support Group and Eagle mascot Eddie; NCCU Student Leaders; Chancellor Johnson O. Akinley; and Durham City Mayor Elaine O’Neill ’84, L’91.
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