Troy University announces revised Homecoming schedule

Posted: Friday, 04 November 2011

TROY – Due to the change in kickoff time of Troy University's Nov. 12 Homecoming football game to accommodate television broadcast, the University's Office of Alumni Affairs has released a revised schedule of activities for the day.

Kickoff for the game between the Trojans and the Mean Green of North Texas has been moved to noon. Pre-game festivities including the introduction of the Homecoming Court are now set for 11:30 a.m.

In addition, the Homecoming Parade, presented by the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, has been moved to 9 a.m. that morning. Trojan Walk, which begins at Trojan Arena and ends at Veterans Memorial Stadium, is set for 9:45 a.m.

A complete schedule of Nov. 12 events follows:
7:30 a.m. -- Alumni of the Year Breakfast (Invitation Only), Hawkins-Adams-Long Hall
8:30 a.m. -- Baseball Hall of Fame Induction, Trojan Dining Facility
9 a.m. -- Homecoming Day Parade in Downtown Troy
9 a.m. -- "Run with Rick Stetson," meet in Sartain Hall
9:45 a.m. -- Trojan Walk to start at University Avenue and end at Veterans Memorial Stadium
10 a.m. -- Tailgating (Clipson Reunion and all alumni chapters, Alumni House; John "Doc" Anderson Reunion, Track)
11:30 a.m. -- "Sound of South" Pre-game Show and Homecoming Court Introductions in stadium
Noon -- TROY vs. North Texas kickoff
Halftime -- Announcement of Homecoming Queen, 2011 Alumni of the Year, Sound of the South, Alumni Band and Alumni Cheerleaders
6:30 p.m. – John "Doc" Anderson Reunion Reception in Hawkins Hall lobby
7 p.m. – John "Doc" Anderson Reunion Banquet in Hawkins Hall lobby
7 p.m. -- Alpha Phi Alpha Greek Step Show in Claudia Crosby (No tickets sold after 5 p.m.)
7 p.m. -- TROY volleyball vs. Florida International

For additional information on Homecoming activities, contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 334-670-3318 or visit the University's website at