EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – SIUE Athletics is excited to present Cougar Caravan 15. Following a successful first stop July 7 at Bull and Bear, Cougar Caravan 15 is back on the road giving SIUE Cougar fans the chance to get up close and personal with members of the Cougar coaching staff.
The next stop is set for Tuesday, July 14 at Wal-Mart in Glen Carbon. Fans can visit Wal-Mart and meet new SIUE men’s basketball Head Coach Jon Harris and women’s basketball Head Coach Paula Buscher. Cougar fans can test their basketball skills for a chance to win a prize from Wal-Mart and Cougar athletics. The coaches will be available from 12-2 p.m.
“Cougar Caravan 15 is an opportunity to get our coaches off campus and into the community,” said Mason Glick, SIUE Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing and Sales. “As part of our ‘Community Matters’ initiative, we are identifying new ways to entrench our coaching staff as well as our student-athletes in this area. All of our coaches and student-athletes understand the importance regarding their role in the community and Cougar Caravan 15 is a great opportunity to give our fans the chance to have some one-on-one time with the coaching staff within the community.”
Future stops are already planned for Cougar Caravan 15. Specific dates and locations will be announced soon.
Fans are invited to follow the hashtag #CougarCaravan15 for details and news regarding the initiative.