Schedule of Events

  • Friday, August 30, 2013

    Classic Co-Ed Golf Scramble - Presented by G.R.O.W.

    Location: Hermitage Golf Course

    7:30am Registration | 8:00am Shotgun Start

    8:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
    2nd Annual John Merritt Classic
    "Back to the Bridge" Mixer

    Location: Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge
    Admission: $10
    *This is a Rain or Shine Event!

    7p & 9:30p

    JMC Classic Old School Concert

    feat. Alexander O’Neal & Cherrelle

    Jazz & Jokes | 174 3rd Ave. N. | 2 Shows


  • Saturday, August 31, 2013

    8:00am - 3:00pm

    Classic Pre-Game Pep Rally

    Free & Open to the Public

    Location: TSU's Hale Stadium

    Event includes:

    8:00am & 9:30am

    John Merritt Classic Jr. Pro Exhibition Games


    Pep Rally Experience


    John Merritt Classic Jr. Pro Exhibition Game

    Join President Glover,

    Aristocrat of Bands, Tigers Players,

    Head Coach Rod Reed, Greeks, Students, Alumni and Friends

    JMC Day/Block Party

    Location: WKND Lounge | 1703 Church Street

    3:00pm - 6:00pm

    Classic Picnic & Pool Party (Student ID Required)

    Wave Country (2320 Two Rivers Pkwy)

    Tickets available on Campus

  • Sunday, September 1, 2013

    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tiger Town Tailgate Experience
    LP Field
    Parking lots will open up at 9am

    2:00 p.m.
    Showcase of High School Bands
    Location: Tiger Town at LP Field
    Admission included in Game Ticket

    5:00 - 6:30 pm

    JMC Alumni Tailgate Tent

    Location: Tiger Town at LP Field

    Free and Open to all TSU Alumni

    "It's Showtime!"

    7:00 p.m.
    John Merritt Classic XV
    Tennessee State University Tigers


    Bethune-Cookman University Wildcats