Men and Women's Basketball Promotions for Jan. 30

Jan. 26, 2010

CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati Sports Marketing Department is pleased to announce all promotional activities for the UC Women's and Men's Basketball doubleheader this Saturday, January 30, 2010. The women will host USF at Noon and the men welcome in Providence at 8 p.m., both at Fifth Third Arena.

For the UC Women's Basketball game, doors open at 11 am. MOJO radio station DJ's will be guest hosting the game and will be giving away prizes for MOJO Family Day. It is also $1 hot dog day. Lucy, the live Bearcat mascot, will be on hand on the east concourse until 2 p.m., sponsored by the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens.

Postgame, fans can meet and greet players from the UC women's basketball team on the east concourse of the arena for an autograph signing session. Student-athletes will be available 15 minutes following the game. Schedule posters and Sharpies will be provided.

Doors for the UC Men's Basketball game vs. Providence, open at 6:30pm for the Future Bearcats Bash. Tri-state youth organizations are welcome to join in the festivities at Fifth Third Arena. Tickets are available starting at $12 per person.

For all BIG EAST home games this season, students can participate in the Bearcat Nation: Student Attendance Challenge where they have the opportunity to win 2010 football season tickets, gift cards, and more. Winners for the January prize pack will be announced at the men's game. Students - don't forget to sign in and out at the marketing tables on the concourses of Fifth Third Arena.

For both games, the world famous Zooperstars will be performing at halftime! Come see Ken Giraffey Jr, Dennis Frogman, LeBronco James and more as they entertain fans with routines shown on the hit show America's Got Talent. Their crazy combinations of animalistic superstars are promised to entertain fans of all ages.

Call 1-877-CATS-TIX or visit to order your tickets today.