Fans Encouraged To RSVP For Basketball 101 By Oct. 3

Sept. 26, 2011

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CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics encourages fans to RSVP for the second annual Basketball 101 by Monday, Oct. 3. The event will be held Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011 from 6-9 p.m. in Fifth Third Arena and will give fans a unique opportunity to learn the X's and O's of the game from UC head coaches Mick Cronin and Jamelle Elliott.

“It’s a great opportunity for those who participate to learn more about the game and get an inside look at our programs," said men's head coach Mick Cronin. "We’re looking forward to hosting the event.”

The event, presented by Lebanon Ford, will include dinner, happy hour, on- and off-court basketball instruction with both the men's and women's basketball programs, a gift bag and a group photo with the coaches. Other sponsors are Lora Dona and Trauth Dairy.

Registration is $30 per person if made by Monday, Oct. 3. Registration forms can be obtained at Walk-up registration is $50 per person. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Participants can register online at or by calling 1-877-CATS-TIX. For more information, contact the UC Marketing department at 513-556-0838 or click here.