Basketball Scrimmage Set For Saturday
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - The Southern Miss Golden Eagle basketball team will hold an open scrimmage at Reed Green Coliseum Saturday, Nov. 1, immediately following the Southern Miss-Louisiana Lafayette football game.
Fans are encouraged to join the team approximately 30 minutes after the football game at the Green House for a "sneak peak" at this year’s team in action. The team will demonstrate drills and skills for Golden Eagle fans, Head Coach James Green will discuss his team and the upcoming season with fans and the team will scrimmage for approximately an hour. Current players and formers players from both the NIT and NCAA teams also will be available after the scrimmage to sign autographs.
The first 500 fans at the Green House after the game, will receive a free Polk sausage dog and drink at the East entrance.
The Golden Eagles will open their season at home in Reed Green Coliseum with two exhibition games on Nov. 5, and 11. Regular season action will begin Nov. 21, at 8 p.m., when the Eagles host Alcorn State.
Season tickets, mini-plans or single-game tickets are available at the Ferlise Center Ticket Office, by calling 1-800-844-TICK or 601-266-5418, or by visiting SouthernMiss.com.