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Crusaders to Host Valpo Hoops Mania
Crusader men's head coach Homer Drew
Crusader men's head coach Homer Drew

Thursday, October 02, 2008

Fans are invited to get their first glimpse of the 2008-2009 Valparaiso men’s and women’s basketball teams at Valpo Hoops Mania presented by Cardinal Bus, to be held Friday, October 10 at the Athletics-Recreation Center.  Doors will open at 9:15 p.m., with festivities beginning at 9:30 p.m.  Admission to the event is free.

The annual preseason showcase of the basketball teams will kick off with a 3-on-3 men’s basketball alumni game.  Introductions of both teams will commence at 10 p.m.  Representatives from both teams will participate in a 3-point contest, which will be followed by a slam dunk contest with members of the men’s team.  Both squads will then take part in brief scrimmages to close out the evening.