WHAT: University officials from Grambling State University and Louisiana Tech University will participate in a joint press conference for the upcoming Port City Classic. The historic encounter will be played in Shreveport’s Independence Stadium Saturday, September 4, 2010 of the Labor Day weekend. The matchup between Grambling State and LA Tech will mark the head coaching debut for new Louisiana Tech head Coach Sonny Dykes.
Doris Robinson Banquet Room
Eddie G. Robinson Museum
403 Main Street
Grambling State University
Grambling, LA 71245
SPECIFICS: Grambling State University will host a joint Port City Classic Press Conference on Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 12:00 noon in the Eddie G. Robinson Museum. Participants will include: University presidents, Dr. Frank G. Pogue (GSU), Dr. Daniel D. Reneau (LA Tech); Athletics Directors, J. Lin Dawson (GSU) and Bruce Van De Velde (LA Tech); and Head Football Coach Rod Broadway (GSU). Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover is tentatively scheduled to attend.
For information on this event, please contact the Grambling State University, Office of Public Relations at 318-274-2560 or 318-533-5337, Mediarelations@gram.edu
MEDIA INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY: Media questions and interview opportunities immediately following the event.