NCCU invites fans to "Meet the Eagles"
Posted August 19
The North Carolina Central University Department of Athletics invites the campus and local communities to “Meet the Eagles” with the NCCU football team on Saturday, Aug. 23 between 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium on the campus of NCCU. Admission is free.
Fans will have the opportunity to meet the student-athletes and coaches of the 2014 NCCU football team, who will also be available for pictures and autographs. In the middle of the open-house format (11 a.m.), new head football coach Jerry Mack and his team will ask the fans to join them at midfield for a “team” photo.
Also in attendance will be NCCU campus representatives from PTN (Protect the Nest), Career Services, Miss NCCU and Royal Court, LGBTA Resource Center, Campus Recreation and NCCULife.
The NCCU football team opens the 2014 season at East Carolina University on Aug. 30 at 8:00 p.m. The contest will be televised live on ESPNews.
The Eagles play their first home game inside O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium on Sept. 6 versus Elizabeth City State University at 5:00 p.m.