2000 Grambling State Tigers football team

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2000 Grambling State Tigers football
Black College Football National Champions
Southwestern Athletic Conference Champions
Conference Southwest Athletic Conference
Division Western
2000 record 10–2 (9–1 SWAC)
Head coach Doug Williams
Home stadium Eddie Robinson Stadium
« 1999 2001 »

The 2000 Grambling State Tigers football team represented Grambling State University as a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) during the 2000 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Tigers were led by head coach Doug Williams in his third year and finished the season with a record of ten wins and two losses (10–2, 9–1 SWAC), as SWAC champions and as Black College Football National Champions. The Tigers offense scored 300 points while the defense allowed only 207 points.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 2 Alcorn State Eddie Robinson StadiumGrambling, LA W 29–6  
September 9 at Louisville* Papa John's Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY L 0–52  
September 16 at Alabama A&M Louis Crews StadiumNormal, AL W 17–14  
September 23 at Mississippi Valley State Rice–Totten FieldItta Bena, MS W 49–13  
September 30 vs. Prairie View A&M Cotton BowlDallas, TX W 47–7  
October 7 vs. Florida A&M* RCA DomeIndianapolis, IN W 12–10  
October 14 Arkansas–Pine Bluff Independence StadiumShreveport, LA W 24–17  
October 21 Jackson State Eddie Robinson Stadium • Grambling, LA W 33–30  
October 28 at Texas Southern AlamodomeSan Antonio, TX W 26–17  
November 4 Alabama State Eddie Robinson Stadium • Grambling, LA W 20–2  
November 25 vs. Southern Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA (XXVII Bayou Classic) L 29–33  
December 2 vs. Alabama A&M Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (SWAC Championship Game) W 13–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game.
  • Reference:[1]

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Scotty Anderson Wide Receiver 5 148 Detroit Lions
  • Reference:[2]


  1. ^ a b DeLassus, David. "Grambling State Yearly Results: 2000–2004". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved October 25, 2013. 
  2. ^ "2001 NFL Draft". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 25, 2013.