STEPHENVILLE – The Tarleton Athletics department is offering fans the opportunity to catch Thursday's potential Lone Star Conference title bout live between the No. 9 Texans and UT Permian Basin in Odessa.
 
There will be a fan bus leaving at noon on Thursday, February 23 from the baseball field parking lot. The bus will be free of charge to fans who sign up. There are 48 seats on the bus available and fans can reserve their seats by calling (254) 968-9178 by 8 a.m. Thursday morning. Seats are first-come, first-serve.
 
The bus will leave Stephenville at noon and make one stop in Sweetwater – once on the way to Odessa and once on the way home – to offer fans an opportunity to stretch and eat. Upon arrival in Odessa, admission to the game is free.
 
Tarleton's men's basketball team currently holds a one-game lead over UT Permian Basin in the Lone Star Conference standings with two games left to play this season. A win by Tarleton would guarantee the Texans an outright LSC championship.
 
Prior to the men's tip-off, the Tarleton TexAnns will tip-off at 5:30 p.m.