NASHVILLE --- Tennessee State men’s basketball Head Coach Dana Ford will be a special guest at The American Cancer Society’s Nashville Coaches vs. Cancer Tennessee Tip-off Reception on Sept. 28 at Vanderbilt’s Commodore Ballroom at 6 p.m.
The event offers fans a chance to interact with coaches from around the state. The Tip-off Reception will feature an auction with proceeds and ticket profits benefitting the American Cancer Society.
Among the coaches scheduled to be in attendance:
- Dana Ford (Tennessee State)
- Bryce Drew (Vanderbilt)
- Kermit Davis (Middle Tennessee)
- Steve Forbes (East Tennessee State)
- Tubby Smith (Memphis)
- Casey Alexander (Lipscomb)
- Rick Byrd (Belmont)
- Matt Figger (Austin Peay)
- Scott Combs (Martin Methodist)
Tennessee State will officially open the season on Nov. 10 at Kansas in a game that will air live on ESPNU.