Wednesday, December 6, 2006
The Tigers and Lady Tigers return to the Gentry Center for their regular season home openers on Thursday night as they host the Southeast Missouri Redhawks. The Lady Tigers will tip-off at 5:30pm and the Men's game will start at 7:30pm. The Tigers, picked to finish second in the conference, look forward to returning home after nearly a month on the road including games at Kansas and sixth ranked Alabama. On Saturday night the Tigers will battle the Eastern Illinois Panthers in an OVC showdown at the Gentry Center. The game will be "Greek Night" and all fans wearing Greek paraphernalia will be admitted for half price ($5.00). The Lady Tigers will tip-off at 5:30pm with the men's game following at 7:30pm. Halftime entertainment will feature local dance ensemble "Remix", and a performance by the Aristocrat of Bands and the Sophisticated Ladies. In addition, the TSU Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), a group of the TSU student athlete leaders involved in campus and community awareness, will be collecting canned foods for the Samaritan Ministries at Thursday and Saturday nights games. For more information please contact the TSU Ticket Office at (615) 963-5841.