The Sun Belt Conference will host the 2014 Football Media Day on July 22nd at the Bienville Club Lounge in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Media Day availability will begin at 9 a.m. and last until 5 p.m. C.T. on Tuesday, July 22nd. Each of the 11 football playing institutions will have availability from their head coach and two student-athletes. Commissioner Karl Benson will deliver the State of the Sun Belt Conference starting at 3 p.m. That will be followed by media availability for Commissioner Benson, Coordinator of Officials Steve Shaw, College Football Playoff CFO Reid Sigmon and the Sun Belt Athletic Directors.


ESPN3 will be airing a live show from the floor of Sun Belt Media Day. The two hour broadcast will begin at 1 p.m. C.T. It will feature a selection of coach and student-athlete interviews from Appalachian State, Arkansas State, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Idaho, UL Lafayette, UL Monroe, New Mexico State, South Alabama, Texas State, and Troy.


The Sun Belt Conference will be unveiling the “Sun Belt Social Suite” at the 2014 Sun Belt Conference Media Day. The unique feature will allow fans access and connections to media day activities by featuring fan submitted questions in a one-on-one interview setting.


Fans can submit questions to various coaches and student-athletes via Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #SunBeltMediaDay. The questions will be answered in real time as the event will be live streamed on