In a thrilling intellectual showdown, Morgan State University emerged victorious among 48 teams and claimed its first National Championship title at the 23rd Annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (www.hcasc.com). The annual academic tournament brought 250 top students from the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) together in the Los Angeles area for a two-day competition and the opportunity to win as much as $50,000 in grants for their school.
In a culmination of a year-long program, Morgan State took home the title and beat second-place finisher Oakwood University after answering the following question correctly:
Who was America’s only chief executive never elected as president or vice president? Correct Answer: Gerald Ford.