Privateers Men’s Basketball head coach Mark Slessinger set for three-day October caravan of New Orleans

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Mark Slessinger

NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Athletics invites basketball fans to a Coaches Caravan event featuring head men’s basketball coach Mark Slessinger, that will tour throughout three separate locations in the Greater New Orleans area.

The tour of the 504 gets underway with Legacy’s in Gretna on Tuesday, Oct. 12, followed by appearances at Walk On’s in Slidell on Tuesday, Oct. 19 and Francesca’s by Katie’s in Lakeview on Wednesday, Oct. 20. All of the events will get underway at approximately 6:30 PM CT.

To register, please visit and fill out the RSVP form at

Hear from Coach Slessinger as your Privateers are just a month away from beginning the much anticipated 2021-22 campaign at the iconic Lakefront Arena. The season gets underway with a Homecoming celebration on November 6 at 3 PM CT against local foe Loyola. Following the game, there will be a concert by world-renowned and New Orleans’s own Rebirth Brass Band.

For more information on the Coaches Caravan, please contact Connor Fallon at

For ticket information, please contact the New Orleans Athletics Ticket Office at 504-280-GAME or visit Ticket packages (including single-game and season tickets) are ON SALE NOW!

Fans are encouraged to follow @UNOPrivateers on Twitter, @PrivateersMBB on Instagram, like /PrivateersMBB on Facebook and subscribe to the PrivateerAthletics YouTube channel.

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