Black Issues Forum

Breaking Ground as a Black Quarterback

Season 30 Episode 3014 | 26m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

In 1964, Jimmy Raye left Fayetteville to enroll at Michigan State University. Little did he know that while he was there, he would become a trailblazer helping to change the game of college football forever. His story is captured in the book, "Raye of Light" by Tom Shanahan, and includes insight into the integration of college football and the role of the Michigan State Spartans in it.

Aired: 04/11/15

Rating: NR

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