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‘White Tiger’ loved Robinson

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But that other former player who proudly wore the black and gold and who will be among the hundreds of ex-GSU members coming into Lincoln Parish to attend Wednesday’s funeral services in Grambling is James Gregory.

Yes, he’s THAT James Gregory.

The original “White Tiger.”

Gregory, who became the first white football player in Grambling history in 1968, will make a journey of over 2,000 miles from his native state of California to be among the thousands who will gather for the 11 a.m. services at the university’s new Assembly Center.

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