PEP RALLY TO TAKE PLACE BEFORE SATURDAY'S SEASON-OPENING FOOTBALL GAME AT UK
August 26, 2014
MARTIN, Tenn. – Skyhawk fans and alums are invited to a pregame pep rally sending off the University of Tennessee at Martin football team at 9 a.m. Eastern time on Saturday, Aug. 30 at the team hotel’s DoubleTree Suites lobby in Lexington, Ky.
UT Martin opens the 2014 season at Football Bowl Subdivision opponent Kentucky on Aug. 30 with kickoff slated to occur at noon ET. The Skyhawks are slated to depart Martin around 10:30 CT on Friday, Aug. 29 before arriving at Commonwealth Stadium at 4:30 ET for a walkthrough.
The Doubletree Suites are located at 2601 Richmond Road in Lexington. The team is expected to leave the hotel at approximately 9:30 ET on gameday.
Saturday’s season-opener will be televised nationally on the newly-formed SEC Network. The game will be the third college football game (first on a Saturday) to ever be televised on the channel, which launched on Aug. 14.