New Southern U basketball coach Kevin Johnson to speak at April 24 Press Club

Kevin Johnson, the new head men’s basketball coach at Southern University, will be the guest speaker at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, April 24. Johnson, who was most recently assistant coach at Tulane University, will discuss his plans to restore the winning tradition at Southern.

Press Club meets on Mondays in the ballroom at Drusilla Place Catering, which is located at the Drusilla Shopping Center at Drusilla Drive and Jefferson Hwy. Lunch, which is a sit-down meal served at 12:15 p.m., is $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.

The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and news reporters are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.