Dolphins To Kick Off 2001 Football Season At Mudville Grille

Aug. 28, 2001

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville University will kick off the 2001 football season Wednesday night with The Steve Gilbert Show live from Mudville Grille St. Nicholas. The show airs live from 6-7 p.m. on ESPN 600 "The Ball". Gilbert will be on hand along with several Dolphin players giving away JU Football posters, tickets, t-shirts and yearbooks. Mudville will also feature $.25 chicken wings, discounted appetizers, as well as various drink specials.

The Steve Gilbert Show, which is hosted by the "Voice of the Dolphins", Cole Pepper, will normally air live from Mudville every Thursday from 6-7 p.m. during the season. JU opens the 2001 season on Saturday at Lenoir-Rhyne at 1 p.m. in Hickory, N.C. Pepper will have the live call on ESPN 600 beginning with "The Dolphin Pregame Show" at 12:30 p.m.

Season and individual game tickets are available for the Dolphins' six-game home schedule, which opens on Saturday, Sept. 8 against Davidson at 1 p.m., by calling the JU Athletic Ticket Office at (904) 745-7407. All JU games and coaches shows can also be heard live on the Dolphins' Official Athletic Website - www.judolphins.com.