July 24, 2012
NEW ORLEANS - Tulane first-year head coach Curtis Johnson and senior quarterback Ryan Griffin will represent the Green Wave at the upcoming 2012 Conference USA Football Media Day, July 25, in Dallas, Texas.
Each of the league's 12 head coaches and one student-athlete from each school will be on hand to preview the upcoming season. C-USA followers will enjoy significant coverage of Wednesday's event and throughout the weeks leading up to the beginning of the season.
ConferenceUSA.com will present free, live video streaming of interviews with coaches and players on Wednesday. East Division coaches and players will be on the stream from 10-11 a.m. CDT and West Division coaches and players, including both Johnson and Griffin will be on from 1-2 p.m. CDT. Tulane's segment will from approximately 1:30-1:35 p.m. These interviews will also be archived on the conference website.
Tulane and Conference USA's social media platforms will provide live updates throughout the day. Quotes, notes and photos will be posted via Twitter (@GreenWaveFB, @ConferenceUSA1 or #CUSAFB) and on both the Tulane Football and Conference USA Facebook pages.
Television coverage previewing the upcoming season will be provided by the league's television partners following Wednesday's Media Day.
FOX Sports Southwest will also produce two Football Preview shows set to air in August prior to the start of the season titled The C-USA East Division Football Preview and The C-USA West Division Football Preview. Both shows will be 30 minutes long and will air on select FSN affiliates, debuting Friday, August 10 at 11 p.m. CDT.
CBS Sports Network and CSS will each have crews in Irving to shoot interviews that will air during several different college football preview shows that both networks will broadcast during the month of August.