SHU Hoops Madness Set For October 15 At 8:00 pm

Come to the Pitt Center October 15 for SHU Hoops Madness to tip-off of the 2010-11 men’s and women’s basketball seasons.  Fans will officially meet the Pioneer teams, win free raffle prizes, and much more.

In addition, this year one lucky fan will earn the opportunity to take a half court shot worth $10,000.  Other raffle prizes include an iPad, an American Express gift card, and an iTunes gift card. The Sacred Heart dance team, pep band, and cheerleaders will also perform live to preview the 2010-11 campaign.  The Sugar Hill Gang, singers of the popular song “Jump On It”, will also be in attendance for a live performance.

SHU Hoops Madness is run and sponsored by the Sacred Heart University student government.  Jeff Holtz, broadcaster for the Sacred Heart Sports Network, will serve as emcee for the event.  Doors will open at 7:30 pm with festivities beginning promptly at 8:00 pm.