MOREHEAD, Ky. – With the start of the 2015-16 men’s and women’s basketball campaigns nearing, Morehead State fans can get a jump start on the season with the Hardwood Hysteria preview event, set for Saturday, Oct. 10, at 6 p.m. ET.
The event, which is FREE and open to the public, will take place at Johnson Arena. It will follow the homecoming football game vs. Butler, which kicks off at 1 p.m.
Hardwood Hysteria will feature a variety of events for Morehead State students, alumni and supporters. The Alumni Association Chili Supper, which is also free and open to the public, will take place in the Johnson Arena lobby prior to the start of the event. Fans can take part in Select-A-Seat, which will allow them to choose their 2015-16 season ticket location. There will also be games and prizes for MSU students.
It will also mark the first opportunity for fans to see the brand new court design and hear the brand new public address system.
“We are looking forward to introducing our team,” Men’s Head Coach Sean Woods said. “This should be a fun way to kick off the season, and we hope everyone will come out and enjoy a great night of activities. We can’t wait for fans to get to know our players, coaches and support staff because we value the importance of the campus and community in helping build a successful program.”
Woods will be joined by second-year Women’s Head Coach Greg Todd, who will also introduce his squad.
“We are excited to be a part of the activities, and hope fans will get to know our players and staff. We want to see a big crowd at this event,” he said.
Autograph sessions, performances by the MSU dance team and cheerleaders, skills challenges, three-point competition, dunk contest, dance competitions and many more surprises are in store for attendees.
Season tickets for all 30 men’s and women’s basketball games are available for as low as $80, just $2.67 per game! Or get a reserved chair back seat with a name plate for every game for $190, just $6.33 per game! Select your seat during Hardwood Hysteria, or call (606) 783-2386 or visit MSUEagles.com/HoopsTix for more info.
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