Cornelison to Sing National Anthem at ARC January 8
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Cornelison to Sing National Anthem at ARC January 8
Jim Cornelison sang the national anthem at the ARC last season for the first time.

World-famous national anthem singer Jim Cornelison returns to the ARC for the second straight year, as he will sing The Star-Spangled Banner prior to the Crusaders’ men’s basketball game against UIC on Thursday, January 8.

One of the most recognizable national anthem singers today, Cornelison rose to fame with his rousing renditions of the anthem around the Chicago professional sports scene.  He paid his first visit to the ARC last season on February 7 prior to the Crusaders’ game against Detroit.

Valpo’s matchup with UIC on Thursday, January 8 is slated for a 7:05 p.m. tipoff, but be in your seats early to make sure to catch the anthem.  Tickets are available by calling the Valpo ticket office at 1-877-MY-VU-TIX or visiting