HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- Southern Miss basketball season tickets are now on sale, and the Athletic Department is starting an aggressive campaign to increase attendance at Golden Eagles games for the 2003-04 season.
The campaign will feature many of the mainstays normally associated with ticket sales campaigns, such as billboards, posters, and newspaper, radio and television advertisng. In addition, Head Basketball Coach James Green and members of his team will make stops throughout south Mississippi to visit with fans, sign autographs and promote the upcoming season. Representatives will be available to discuss season ticket packages and Hardwood Club membership. Following is a list of scheduled caravan stops
--Turtle Creek Mall, Hattiesburg, Miss. ? Saturday, October 4 from 10:00 a.m. ? 2:00 p.m.,
--Jack?s Family Restaurant, Columbia, Miss. ? Wednesday, October 8 from 11:45 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m.,
--Bernie?s (Edgewater Mall), Gulfport, Miss. ? Thursday, October 9 from 11:45 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m.,
--Crescent City Grill, Meridian, Miss. ? Friday, October 10 from 11:45 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m.,
--HubFest, Booth No. 40 on Forrest St., Hattiesburg, Miss. ? Saturday, October 11 from 10:00 a.m. ? 3:00 p.m.,
--Ryan?s Steakhouse, Laurel, Miss. ? Tuesday, October 21 from 11:00 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m.,
--River Hills Tennis Club, Jackson, Miss. ? Wednesday, October 22 from 11:45 a.m. ? 1:00 p.m.,
--Steve?s Marina, Long Beach, Miss. ? Thursday, October 23 from 5:00 p.m. ? 7:00 p.m.
A wide variety of season ticket and mini-pack options are available, including chairback seating for $130 and bleacher seating for only $94. Mini-packs, that include your choice of any seven home games for $66 for chair backs and $48 for bleacher seating, also are available.
For additional ticket information, contact the Southern Miss Ticket Office at 601-266-5418, 800-844-TICK or online at