JACKSON, Tenn. - The TranSouth Athletic Conference will have its 2009 Basketball Media day on Monday, October 19, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The event will be held in Jackson, Tenn. and broadcast live over EplusTV6 in the Jackson area and around the world via the internet.
Each men's and women's basketball coach will be apart of a 20 minute segment with two other coaches.
Steve Beverly will host the event.Date:
October 19, 2009Time:
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Where:
Union University - Jennings Hall (UBS Television Studio), 2nd FloorHost:
Steve BeverlyLive Broadcast Outlet:
Jackson Energy Authority - EplusTV 6 Internet Broadcast Outlet:
www.eplustv6.comFormat of Show:
Three-hour live broadcast from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., CDTSCHEDULE: Women's basketball
10 a.m. - Freed Hardeman, Trevecca, Blue Mountain
10:30 a.m. - Bethel, Martin Methodist, Mid-Continent
11 a.m. - Union, Lyon, Cumberland SCHEDULE: Men's basketball
11:30 a.m. - Freed Hardeman, Lyon, Cumberland
12 Noon - Trevecca, Martin Methodist, Mid-Continent
12:30 p.m. - Union, Bethel, Blue Mountain
After the brief opening by each coach questions will be taken by media present or via telephone.
During the broadcast the TranSouth will release its annual men's and women's basketball preseason coaches' poll and all-conference teams.
TranSouthThe TranSouth Athletic Conference (TSAC) is an NAIA conference of nine colleges and universities throughout Tennessee, Mississippi, Kentucky, and Arkansas. Since 1996, the mission of the TSAC is to promote the education and development of well-rounded students and productive citizens through intercollegiate athletics. The conference offers equitable access and opportunities for participation in its 13 championships held annually.
Today, the TranSouth strengthens its commitment to student-athletes and strives to enrich their college experience by supporting academic achievement and character development through the NAIA's Champions of Character program. The NAIA's innovative flagship program is designed to instill character values in student-athletes, coaches and youth in the communities it serves.