Jan. 7, 2014
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - The Southern Miss Department of Athletics will hold a Back to School Basketball Bash for Golden Eagle students, Tuesday, Jan. 14, beginning at 8 p.m.
This hour-long event will take place at Reed Green Coliseum and will be a fun, engaging, up-tempo rally aimed at making the Green House the toughest place to play in Conference USA.
The first 500 students will receive a free Southern Miss t-shirt, while free pizza and soft drinks will also be served to the first 600 students in attendance.
Southern Miss basketball coaches, Donnie Tyndall and Joye Lee-McNelis, will be in attendance along with the Pep Band, the Southern Misses, the Golden Eagle cheerleaders and Seymour.
In addition, 10 randomly selected students will win Southern Miss prizes including coupons to local restaurants, official Southern Miss gear, autographed Southern Miss items, and a chance to be part of the Social Media Suite for the Sunday, Jan. 19 game against Louisiana Tech.
Doors will open for the event at 7:45 p.m.