Tech women’s basketball to host SIUE Thursday in nationally televised game


COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will get an opportunity to showcase its talents on a national stage on Thursday as the Golden Eagles will entertain SIUE in a nationally televised contest on ESPNU.

Tipoff for the women’s game is scheduled for 4 p.m. The Tech men will face SIUE in the second game of the doubleheader at approximately 6 p.m.

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Thursday’s doubleheader will also be a Gold Rush game with fans wearing gold will receive admission for $5, while T-shirts will be given out while supplies last. There will be the opportunity to win an assortment of prizes, including Roku streaming devices, smart TVs, VISA gift cards and a mini-fridge. Students are admitted free to all Tech sporting events.

Tickets for Thursday’s game are on sale now. Call (931) 372-3940, visit the Hooper Eblen Center ticket office or visit to order.