Mercer Trustees Vote to Reinstate Intercollegiate Football
The sights and sounds of intercollegiate football will be returning to the Mercer campus after a 70-year absence. On Nov. 19, the University’s Board of Trustees unanimously approved a plan to resume competition in football in the fall of 2013.
President William D. Underwood speaks to the crowd of media and supporters gathered for the news conference announcing the resumption of intercollegiate football at Mercer.
For full coverage of the announcement, including video of the news conference, photos of past teams and facts about Mercer's football legacy, visit www.mercer.edu/football.