Oct. 8, 2009
EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville men's basketball coach Lennox Forrester announced that all Cougar hoops fans are invited for the Tip-Off Banquet on Oct. 27.
The event, to be held at the Morris University Center's Meridian Ballroom, is an excellent opportunity to preview the 2009-2010 Cougars. The Cougars are in year two of their transition to full NCAA Division I status and are playing a full Division I schedule this season.
The banquet begins at 6:30 p.m. with a social gathering. The program, led by Voice of the Cougars Joe Pott, begins at 7 p.m. The cost for the event is $30 per person or $50 for two people.
For more information or to RSVP by Oct. 20, contact SIUE Assistant Coach Mark Allaria at 618-650-2881.