BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Tickets for the Bayou Classic, the annual matchup between Southern University and Grambling State University, will soon be on sale.

Tickets for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic will be on sale Thursday, June 30.

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Additionally, tickets for the Battle of the Bands & Greek Show on Friday, November 25 at the Caesars Superdome will also be available Thursday.

According to Southern, expanded purchasing options will be announced at a later date.

Advance ticket prices for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic Football Game range from $16-50.

Tickets for the Greek Show & Battle of the Bands start at $20 for general admission with additional options for reserved seating available.

“The excitement is building for another fantastic football season for both Southern and Grambling…and that excitement will continue until they hit the field together on November 26th,” said Dottie Belletto, President and CEO of NOCCI (New Orleans Convention Company, Inc.), the event management firm for the 49th Annual Bayou Classic. “The crowds on November 26th will take the excitement to another level so buy your tickets now to ‘Experience the Power’ of Bayou Classic.”

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The Bayou Classic is also returning to NBC after spending the last few years on NBC Sports Network. The series is currently tied 24-24.