Hattiesburg Coca-Cola Announced as Student Tickets Donor for Southern Miss NIT Opener
March 18, 2014
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Coca-Cola, the official beverage of Southern Miss athletics, has been announced as the donor that is purchasing 1,000 student tickets for the Southern Miss NIT opening round contest, Wednesday night, against Toledo. Game time is set for 7:30 p.m., at Reed Green Coliseum.
The tickets will be distributed to the first 1,000 students who show a valid Southern Miss ID at the student entrance (West Gate) to Reed Green Coliseum on Wednesday evening. Students may begin lining up for the tickets at 6 p.m., with doors scheduled to open at 6:30 p.m., one hour prior to tipoff. Once those tickets are handed out, students will need to purchase $5 student tickets at the Reed Green ticket office.
The Golden Eagles enter the game with a 27-6 record having won the C-USA regular-season crown and reached the semifinals of the conference's postseason tournament. This is the third-straight year Southern Miss has won at least 25 games.