June 14, 2006
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - The Third Annual Southern Miss Fan Caravan will make its first stop in Jackson, Miss., this Saturday, June 17 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., at the Northpark Mall. Come visit with members of the 2006 team, including tight end Shawn Nelson, linebacker Gerald McRath and fullback Bobby Weakley. Seymour, cheerleaders and athletic department staff will also be on hand.
The staff will bring season ticket information, schedule cards and posters, giveaways, including season football tickets and autograph memorabilia. The next stop for the Southern Miss Fan Caravan will be on Saturday, July 15, as part of the Kids Blast activities planned at the Forrest County Multipurpose Center.
The 2006 Southern Miss football schedule will be exciting and competitive as the Golden Eagles welcome non-conference opponents Southeastern Louisiana and NC State to The Rock in September. Home Conference USA games include Houston, Saturday, October 14 (Homecoming); East Carolina, Saturday, October 28; UAB, Saturday, November 18; and Marshall, Saturday, November 25.
Season tickets are now on sale. Additional information on tickets or Eagle Club membership is available by contacting the Southern Miss Ticket Office at 1-800-844-TICK, 601-266-5418, or online at www.SouthernMiss.com.