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2020 Scholarship Reception

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The Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc., to pair students with scholarships...

On Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Soldier Field, the Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc. will host the 22nd Annual Chicago Football Classic between two iconic institutions of higher learning – Hampton University and Howard University.

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'The Real HU' to be decided in Chicago

After having difficulty scheduling opponents from its former conference last year, Hampton University was able to line up a four-game deal with Howard starting this fall.

Chicago Football Classic Promotes Black Colleges to Area Students

Richie’s Central State will play Division II rival Clark Atlanta in the 19th annual Chicago Football Classic on Saturday at Soldier Field. 

2014 CFC Remains Rooted In Education

Founders, stakeholders, co-sponsors, and well-wishers gathered in front of Soldier Field, 1410 Museum Campus Dr., on Monday to reaffirm the values and generate excitement about the upcoming Chicago Football Classic (CFC). 

Game Day Media Credentials

To request media access email:
Cole Koretos 

Media Outreach

The Chicago Football Classic has been featured on the following media outlets:




NBC Making a Difference


WGN-TV Morning Show


Bud Billiken Parade

Cable TV

The Munir Muhammad & Friends Show



The Morning Show with Maze Jackson

The Ernesto Borges Show

The Midday Show with Perry Small


Power 92 Chicago

DJ Nehpets Show

The Ricky Smiley Morning Show

Maha Midday Show

The DJ Pharris Show

Truestar Magazine


Rejoice 102.3

The Darryl King Show


Soul 106.3

The Morning Show with Mike Love

WGCI 107.5

The Tone & Kapone Show


Inspiration 1390 AM


 “Battle of the Best” with Sundance



Chicago Citizen

The Chicago Crusader

The Chicago Defender

The Chicago Sun-Times






For media inquiries, please call 312.505.6002 or email
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