Youth Night As Lady Mocs Host Georgia Southern, Mocs At College of Charleston

Saturday, January 12, 2013
After a month on the road, the Lady Mocs return home to take on Georgia Southern. The game is set to tip off at 6 p.m. at the Roundhouse followed by an Autograph session at courtside. With the men’s game at 4 p.m. on the road, the Lady Mocs game will be carried on Hippie Radio 106.9 FM. Live stats and video streaming through MocsVision will be available at GoMocs.com.

Chattanooga owns an 18-game home court win streak at the Roundhouse dating back to last season where the Lady Mocs went 13-0.

This season, UTC started out the year with an 8-71 win over then 20th-ranked Tennessee and is now 5-0 at McKenzie.

THINGS TO KNOW

• The game tips off at 6:00 p.m.

• Youth Night with Autograph Session: FREE admission for all youth 8th grade and below with a FREE post-game autograph session.

• Tickets available at the McKenzie Arena box office, by phone (423-266-6627) or online (GoMocs.com)

• Game make the game? Listen LIVE on Hippie Radio 106.9 FM. Live stats and video streaming available at GoMocs.com

• UTC students get FREE admission with their MOCS card. Sign up to be a Mocs Maniac inside the student entrance at Gate 1.

Mocs at College of Charleston

The men will play at College of Charleston on Saturday at 4 p.m.  UTC has one five of its last six games. Both teams are 2-1 in conference play.



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