TSU Set to “Lay Out the Maroon Carpet” for Tigers in the NFL

Jo-Carolyn Goode | 10/14/2015, 7:11 p.m.
On October 23, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the H&PE Arena on the campus of Texas Southern University, a gathering ...
Texas Southern University honors alum who have been in the NFL in celebration of homecoming

On October 23, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the H&PE Arena on the campus of Texas Southern University, a gathering of historic proportions will take place. Tigers in the NFL- A First and Goal Celebration, TSU’s Homecoming 2015 main event, will recognize some of the biggest names that ever laced up cleats and proudly wore the maroon and grey on the football field. Individuals who will walk the maroon carpet that will await their arrival include: Joe Anderson, Melvin Baker, Raymond Baylor, Greg Briggs, Joe Burch, Kenny Burrough, Oliver Celestin, Darrell Colbert, Larry Crowe, Fredrick Dean, Willie Ellison, James Ford –family, Charles Frazier, Derrick Gray, Kevin Harris, W.K. Hicks, Winston Hill, Ernie Holmes-family, Jack Holmes, Mike Holmes, Roy Hopkins-family, Nate Johnson, Leroy Mitchell, Lloyd Mumphord, Harold Paul, Charles Philyaw, Andrew Rice, Marvell Simmons, Larry Smiley, Davis Thomas, Warren Wells, and James Williams.

Tickets are still available by visiting WWW.TSU.EDU or purchasing tickets in Hannah Hall – Room 211. You don’t want to miss this once in a lifetime celebration. For more information, please call 713-313- 7933.