USM to celebrate National Student-Athlete Day

USM to celebrate National Student-Athlete Day
Bryant Bowen was the hero on this night with his walk-off single, giving the Golden Eagles a 9-8 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette. (Photo source: USM)
Southern Miss to celebrate National Student-Athlete Day; (Photo Source: Southern Miss Twitter)
Southern Miss to celebrate National Student-Athlete Day; (Photo Source: Southern Miss Twitter)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The University of Southern Mississippi is celebrating National Student-Athlete Day at The Rock on Thursday.

This event will feature all of the athletes within the university. There will be food, games and other activities during the event.

The event kicks off at 5:30 p.m. and will end at 6:30 p.m.

Voting will also take place for the school's annual Talon Awards, which will take place on April 30.