Early set-up announced for Egg Bowl tailgaters

By NEMS Daily Journal and UM reports

OXFORD – Egg Bowl tailgaters will be able to set their tents up early due to the Thanksgiving holiday, University of Mississippi officials announced Monday.

Traditionally, the Grove opens at 9 p.m. on Fridays. However, tailgaters for the Egg Bowl will be able to set up their tents beginning at noon on Friday (Nov. 23) due to the holiday.

Tailgaters are reminded that only university-sponsored events are held in reserved places, and space in the Grove is claimed on a first-come basis.For more information on tailgating rules and policies, visit http://www.olemisssports.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/gameday-thegrove.html.