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Winston-Salem State University Rams defeat Morehouse College Maroon Tigers at Cleveland Classic football game at Cleveland Browns Stadium, 55 to 21, Shaw High School Marching Band steals show at half time

By Johnette Jernigan  ( ) The Greater Cleveland Sports Commission kicked off The Second Annual Cleveland Classic football game on Sept. 15 at Cleveland Browns Stadium with Winston-Salem State University Rams defeating Morehouse College Maroon Tigers 55 to 21.  The Cleveland Classic highlights historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU), some 80 of which exist in the United States.  The halftime show featured the marching bands from Morehouse College and Winston-Salem University, and Shaw High School, under the direction DeVon Wilson that stole the show.  Both Winston-Salem and Morehouse performed tributes to the late pop singer Whitney Houston while the Shaw High School Marching Band, under the direction of DeVon Wilson, did a medley of oldies but goodies, including popular hits like Cameo’s, ‘Word Up,’ and ‘Just Got Paid,’ by Johnny Kemp. Sponsors of the event include McDonald’s, Key Bank, University Hospitals, The Call and Post

Cleveland Classic football game is at noon on Saturday, Sept 15, 2012 at Cleveland Browns Stadium with Morehouse College against Winston-Salem State University, and a Greek step show on Friday, Sept.. 14 , 6pm at the Q in Cleveland, Shaw High School Marching Band to perform also at football game half time show, tickets for both the football game and step show together start at only $15, support the nation's historically Black colleges and universities, the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission is the initiating group for the event, it says that people must fully support events this week to keep the Cleveland Classic functioning

 (FOR THE CLEVELAND CLASSIC FOOTBALL GAME AND THE GREEK STEP SHOW  CLICK THIS LINK HERE FOR TICKETS   ) By Kathy Wray Coleman, Associate Publisher, Editor, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com  ( ) and ( ) CLEVELAND, Ohio-The historically Black Morehouse College and Winston-Salem State University will square off for a football game and half time show at the Cleveland Browns stadium beginning at noon on Saturday, Sept. 15 during the Cleveland Classic, with a Greek step show on Friday, Sept. 14 at 6 pm at the Quick and Loans Arena in Cleveland. Tickets for both the football game and the step show with Black fraternities and sororities, including Alpha Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Alpha Phi Alpha, Phi Beta Sigma and Qmega Psi Phi, start at $15 and can be purchased at the door, online (  CLICK THIS LINK HERE FOR TICKETS   ) and by calling the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission