Nashville, Tenn. – On Friday morning, the Tennessee State athletic department held the 2014 senior football players Kickoff Luncheon.
Big Blue supporters, fans, coaches, cheerleaders and even members of the band met at the Maxwell House Hotel at 11 a.m. for a catered meal to honor the 18 member senior class.
The luncheon was hosted by former Tiger Sonny Lyons and TSU head coach Rod Reed, Director of Athletics Teresa Phillips and President Glenda Glover were on hand to speak about the student-athlete’s accomplishments. They also wished them luck as Big Blue starts its season on Aug. 30 against Edward Waters College in the John Merritt Classic.
The event was part of a busy weekend for the TSU football program with Fan Day scheduled for tomorrow at 3 p.m. in the Indoor Football Facility.
The seniors and the rest of the Tigers will play a scrimmage at 4 p.m. on Saturday immediately following Fan Day.