STARKVILLE, Miss. – Hoist the tailgating tents and get a first look at the Mississippi State men’s and women’s basketball teams as Maroon Madness comes to The Junction Friday starting at 6 p.m.
This year’s event will take place on Creelman Street between Dorman Hall and The Junction. Free pizza will be given out to MSU fans while supplies last, and the first 500 fans will receive a free Maroon Madness T-Shirt.
The evening’s festivities will feature a dunk contest and other games and giveaways involving fans, coaches and players. Bouncers will be available for children adjacent to the MSU amphitheater, and performances by the Famous Maroon Band, cheerleaders and the pom squad, along with Bully and Champ, will also be included.This year’s Maroon Madness will be part of MSU’s Homecoming festivities. Fans can enjoy the annual Homecoming parade and court, chili cook-off and Maroon Madness before capping the night at the MSU Soccer Field as the Bulldogs host Greek Life Night and Junior Bulldog Club Night against No. 8 Florida at 7 p.m.
Season tickets for men’s and women’s basketball are currently available online at www.hailstate.com/tickets or by calling 1-888-GO-DAWGS.