Chi City Diamond Classic
Who: 1 HBCU/1PBI baseball teams (Chicago State University-Chicago, IL and Jackson State University Jackson, MS) from across the country both public schools will participate in a single game match-up as well as educational and entertainment events/activities in one day estimated to welcome 20,000+ students and fans to Chicago, IL.
What: Inaugural Chi City Diamond Classic – NCAA College Baseball event is soon to become one of the premier HBCU sporting events in the country. This initiative is designed to promote higher education to urban youth through exposure to college and career readiness programming. Proceeds from this event will benefit the participating universities, both the United Negro College Fund and Thurgood Marshall College Fund, and local Chicago charitable organizations.
When: April 30, 2018 @ 6:30p (game time subject to change)