USF will be honoring Lee Roy Selmon in a variety of ways during the Bulls' home opener against Ball State on Saturday.â†µ
- The football team will wear a number 63 decal on their helmets for all football games â†µ
- All 19 USF teams, including the football team, will wear the initials LRS on all uniforms in all games throughout the 2011-12 year â†µ
- The university has created a number 63 flag which the football team and spirit squads will carry onto the field for all home and away games â†µ
- The number 63 will be painted onto the field in two locations for Saturday's game â†µ
- 40,000+ number 63/Lee Roy Selmon decals will be distributed to all fans to be worn at Saturday's game â†µ
- Saturday's Official Game-Day souvenir program will feature Lee Roy on its cover and in a special insert â†µ
- Saturday's game will include a moment of silence and video tribute to Lee Roy at around 6:45.
In addition to these gameday tributes, USF has teamed up the Tampa Sports Authority and the Buccaneers to provide a temporary memorial for people to leave cards, flowers, or other mementos. You can find the memorial at the mass transit drop-off on Dale Mabry across the street from Steinbrenner Field (which you can find here).