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Tuskegee Group “Ball And Parlay” To Unity

By Michael September 22, 2016 5

A group of concerned Tuskegee alumni, in the vernacular of the university’s fight song, “Ball and Parlay,” are moving towards one unified voice in their efforts to address problems on the historic college campus.

“Ball and Parlay” is a popular tune which has been played at Tuskegee football games since the mid 1980s. When defeat is knocking at the Golden Tigers’ door, the band strikes up this song, students and alumni alike, will get to their feet singing the lyrics and gyrating their bodies, seemingly in an uncontrollable fashion. Their voices starting out low, then rising to a feverish pitch. read more