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HBCU College Baseball Classic

HBCU Baseball Classic

Minute Maid Park, 501 Crawford, Houston 77002

  • The Cactus Jack HBCU Classic is set to make its debut at Minute Maid Park Friday, February 17 through Sunday, February 19, 2023. The Classic will be the first of its kind held in Houston since the Astros hosted the MLB Urban Invitational that exclusively featured Historically Black Colleges and Universities back in 2013.
  • The inaugural nine-game tournament will feature Houston-area Prairie View A&M and Texas Southern University, and four schools from neighboring Louisiana and Mississippi – Southern University, Grambling State, Jackson State, and Mississippi Valley State University.

Tournament Schedule

General admission tickets are available for each day of the tournament for $10 each and are good for the full day. Parking will be available for purchase as well. Please note, tickets will be accessible in the MLB Ballpark app and there is no re-entry.

Baseball Schedule