TAMIU Basketball Season Tips Saturday

TAMIU Basketball Season Tips Saturday

Texas A&M International University’s basketball teams will tip-off the 2006-07 season with a home doubleheader against Universidad Regiomontana on Saturday, Nov. 18.  The women’s game will tip at 6 p.m. with the men’s game slated for an 8 p.m. start at the Kinesiology and Convocation Building on campus.

TAMIU swept Universidad Regiomontana last season on the home court. The Dustdevil men defeated the Monterrey school, 79-67, with the TAMIU women winning, 100-77.

Admission for Saturday’s doubleheader is $5 for adults and $3 for students (K-12).  Special promotions for the evening will include free t-shirts to the first 250 TAMIU students, a halftime shooting contest at both games and a free pizza giveaway to the rowdiest fans in the stands.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu