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