Football Signing Day Dinner Silent Auction Items Announced|
Jan. 31, 2012
CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati football staff, in conjunction with the 1200 Club and UCATS announced announced the auction items for the 2012 Signing Day Dinner, set to take place on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 at 6 p.m. at the Kingsgate Marriott and Conference Center.
Among the silent auction items up for bid Wednesday are: A UC recliner signed by the 2011 Bearcats, the chance to reserve Coach Jones as a guest speaker, a large Nippert Stadium graphic, matte red prototype helmets, a framed ticket collage from UC's five trophy games in 2011, autographed balls, panoramics of Nippert Stadium and the AutoZone Liberty Bowl signed by Coach Jones, framed Liberty Bowl jerseys and the chance to be a guest defensive or offensive coordinator for Bearcat Bowl VI.
In addition to the silent auction, fans will have the opportunity to meet UC head coach and 2011 BIG EAST Conference Coach of the Year Butch Jonesand his staff and get an inside look at the 2012 UC football signing class.
This dinner is not open to prospective student-athletes or their relatives/legal guardians due to it being held during a recruiting dead period.
The festivities get started at 6 p.m. with a social hour that will feature a cash bar. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m., and the behind the scenes look at the 2012 signing class with head coach Butch Jonesstarting at 7:15 p.m.
Fans will see video highlights and learn the stories behind each of the Bearcats 2012 signees.
Limited seating is available for $125 per person, including dinner and parking. Tables of eight are available for $900. All funds raised will benefit the UC football program.
To make a reservation, call Sherry Murray in the football office at 513-556-4110 or fax the attached form to 513-556-9009.