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Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Lipscomb athletics marketing has several exciting events planned for the remainder of the 2011-12 Bison basketball season. Events are planned benefiting families, the community and the university as we close out the home portion of the basketball schedule.
Every men’s game in Allen Arena will feature a “Kid’s Zone,” face painting, inflatable moon bounce, balloon animal artist, basketball shooting games and a foosball table for children to enjoy. Postgame, all children are invited to come on the floor at Allen Arena and shoot on the goals.
102.5 the Game, the flagship station for Bison basketball, will broadcast live remotes from Allen Arena featuring Willy Daunic and Joe Dubin prior to home men’s games against Stetson (Jan. 16) and ETSU (Feb. 20). The “3HL” crew on 104.5 the Zone of Brent Dougherty, Blaine Bishop and Clay Travis will be on location in Allen Arena prior to the Bison’s Jan. 30 game against Jacksonville.
Two different Scout groups will be recognized at games, beginning with Scout Night during Jan. 14’s Florida Gulf Coast doubleheader. Scouts in uniform get in free, and tickets are $5 for family members. Girl Scout Day is Feb. 18 against USC Upstate.
Saturday, Jan. 28 against North Florida will be “Star Wars Day”. Get your picture taken with Darth Vader, Chewbacca and all your favorite Star Wars characters in the Allen Arena lobby.
The Jan. 30 game against Jacksonville will be a great outing for families. Receive a child’s ticket (12 and under) free with every adult ticket purchased that night.
The “Battle of the Boulevard” game against Belmont on Feb. 3 will feature the world-renowned Beale Street Flippers from Memphis as the halftime entertainment. Tickets to the Belmont game are going fast, so be sure to contact Tim Freese at 615-966-5456 or go to LipscombTickets.com today to reserve your seats.
Thursday, Feb. 16 against ETSU will be the women’s basketball “Think Pink” night for Breast Cancer Awareness, as well as Lipscomb’s “Pack the House” night. Donations will be taken at the door for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
Also remember that every home men’s game the rest of the season will be an Adoption Rally for local families. All gate receipts and donations will go to area families attempting to adopt a child.
Saturday, January 14th – National Anthem: Goodlettsville Elementary School
Scout day-Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts get in free in uniform and family members can purchase tickets for $5.
Book Drive for “Book ‘Em”- We are collecting new and like new books to donate to underprivileged children in the Nashville area.
This game only text Bison to 66502 for your chance to win a free Kindle Fire.
Halftime (Men’s Game) - ABLE Youth Wheel Chair basketball game against the LU Team.
Monday, January 16th - National Anthem: Norman Binkley Elementary School
Halftime - Highland Academy Gymnastics
Thursday, January 26th
Halftime - Fall Hamilton Elementary “Stepping Start” Step Team
Saturday, January 28th – National Anthem: Ensworth Elementary
Star Wars Day
Halftime (Men’s game) -BGA Little Dribblers
Monday, January 30th – National Anthem: Hunter’s Bend Elementary
Halftime - Hot Shots Jump Rope Team
Friday, February 3rd
Battle of the Boulevard against Belmont (Men’s Game)
Halftime - Beale St. Flippers
Saturday, February 4th
Battle of the Boulevard against Belmont (Women’s Game)
Halftime - Youth Basketball Game
Thursday, February 16th
Think pink/Pack the House Challenge
Raising Money for Kay Yow Cancer Fund
Saturday, February 18th – National Anthem: Julia Green Elementary School
Girl Scout Day- Girl Scouts in uniform get in free and families can purchase $5 tickets
Women’s Basketball Senior Night
Halftime (men’s game) - Special Olympics Basketball Game
Monday, February 20th – David Lipscomb High School Community Chorus
Men’s Basketball Senior Day