MACON, Ga. – In preparation for signing its first recruiting class since returning to the gridiron, the Mercer football program and head coach Bobby Lamb will host a signing day social as part of a full schedule of events for National Signing Day next Wednesday, Feb. 5.
The signing day social will take place Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 in Homer and Ruth Drake Field House. The general public is invited from 5:30-6:30 p.m. to watch video highlights of signed players, mingle with the coaching staff and welcome the newest Bears to the family.
"This is a great opportunity for friends and fans of the program to come be a part of a great day for the Mercer Bears," said head coach Bobby Lamb. "We are looking forward to signing some outstanding impact players that will help lead us into the Southern Conference next fall."
The official website of Mercer athletics, MercerBears.com, will provide complete coverage of the day with a "Signing Day Central" that will include a signee tracker, live tweeting, video highlights, player profiles and instant responses from the coaching staff.
Members of the media are invited to stop by Homer and Ruth Drake Field House on National Signing Day from 12:30-3:30 for interviews with Coach Lamb.