Mean Green Coaches Head To C-USA Basketball Tipoff Event

Oct. 30, 2017

FRISCO — North Texas’ head men and women’s basketball coaches will be at the 2017 Conference USA Basketball Tipoff event Monday afternoon at The Star in Frisco. 

Grant McCasland and Jalie Mitchell will join the rest of the league’s head coaches for a live streaming show on ESPN3, beginning at 6:30 p.m. CT.

Mitchell is scheduled to be on during a 15-minute segment starting at 7:10 p.m. McCasland will follow shortly after at 7:25 p.m.

Prior to the live show, the Mean Green coaches will meet with local and national media. They will also meet with conference officials and go on a tour of The Star’s facilities, which is the venue for this season’s Conference USA Men and Women’s Basketball Championships. 

Mean Green fans can follow live updates of the event on social media (@MeanGreenMBB, @MeanGreenWBB and @ConferenceUSA). The official hashtag of the event is #CUSATipoff.

ESPN3 is accessible through your cable provider at or the ESPN app.

Both programs begin the regular season at home on Friday, Nov. 10. The women host Mid-America Christian University at 3:00 p.m. and the men take on Eureka College at 5:00 p.m.

Season and single-game tickets are available for purchase online or by calling 940-565-2527.



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