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It’s the “Mystery of the Century” at Georgia Southern University

Homecoming 2007 at Georgia Southern University has adopted the theme ‘Mystery of the Century.”

Events begin on Saturday, Oct. 20, and continue through Saturday, Oct. 27. The weeklong celebration will build to Saturday’s football game when the Eagles take on The Citadel at noon in Paulson Stadium.

The community is invited to enjoy Homecoming at the following events:

Thursday, Oct. 25
Pep rally
7:30 p.m. at the RAC Band Shell/Pavilion
Coach Hatcher, the players, cheerleaders and Gus will be in attendance. Following the rally will be the announcement of the Homecoming Court.

Crocs Next Step Tour
8:30 p.m. at the RAC Band Shell/Pavilion
The rock group Guster and folk/pop singer Brett Dennen will perform.
Free admission.

Friday, Oct. 26
Homecoming Parade
4 p.m. begining at Paulson Stadium and winding its way to Sweetheart Circle.

Homecoming cookout
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Sweetheart Circle
Presentations of awards for parade entries will also take place.

7 p.m. at Russell Union Theater
Admission is free.

9 p.m. at J.I. Clements baseball stadium
Admission is free.

Saturday, Oct. 27
Eagles vs. The Citadel
Noon, Paulson Stadium
To purchase tickets, call 1-800-GSU-WINS.

For more information on Homecoming Week at Georgia Southern University, visit

Georgia Southern University, a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University, offers more than 120 degree programs serving nearly 17,000 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement. The University, one of Georgia’s largest, is a top choice of Georgia’s HOPE scholars and is recognized for its student-centered approach to education. Visit:

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