HAMDEN, Connecticut – The Quinnipiac men’s and women’s basketball teams will hit the court to commence the start of the 2016-17 season at “Bobcat Madness” on Friday, Oct. 14 at the TD Bank Sports Center.
Admission is free to the public with ceremonies set for 7 p.m. In addition to highlighting the Bobcats men’s and women’s basketball teams, on-court entertainment, contests and promotions will be featured throughout the evening. The event will be emceed by Quinnipiac’s Billy Mecca and KC101 personality Adam Rivers.
Bobcat Madness will feature:
-Four freshmen will have a chance to receive TUITION FOR ONE SEMESTER by sinking a half-court shot
-Students and their parents will team-up to compete for Q CASH
-FREE Bobcat Madness T-Shirts for the first 1,200 Fans
-Fans 15 & Under will receive a FREE Fat Head-style decal poster and decal schedule
-Gift Card Giveaways throughout the evening
-Bobcat players will team with students for the Intramural 3-Point Shoot-out Championship; winning students will receive 50″ TVs
-Autograph Session to “Meet the Bobcats”
-Men’s and women’s team scrimmages
In addition, “The Amazing Christopher” will also be performing as part of the night’s festivities. The Amazing Christopher has been performing his act for nearly three decades, and most recently was featured on “America’s Got Talent”.
The finale will feature the men’s and women’s basketball teams performing a dance routine with Quinnipiac’s Spirit Groups.