Basketball 'Fan Jam' Set for Oct. 18 at the PMAC

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Basketball 'Fan Jam' Set for Oct. 18 at the PMAC

BATON ROUGE — Fan Jam, LSU’s men’s and women’s basketball fan night, has been set for Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Admission is free for the night of festivities that includes a live band and autograph sessions with both the men’s and women’s team. The Who’s Who Blues Band will get things started with a concert outside the PMAC at 6 p.m. Inside the PMAC, the Lady Tigers will be introduced just after 7 p.m., while the men’s team will be introduced shortly before 8 p.m. The Tiger Girls and the Lady Tigers’ new dance team will also perform during the night’s activities.

Fans will have a chance to not only meet the players and coaches of both programs, but they can also win great prizes, including a chance for one LSU student to win free tuition sponsored by Eagle 98.1 FM.

LSU ticket office will also be on hand, selling season tickets for the men’s 18-game home schedule and the women’s 15 home games.

LSU BASKETBALL
FAN JAM ITINERARY
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18TH, 2002

6:30 p.m. Doors Open to the PMAC
6:30 p.m. Fan Registration for Giveaways and Shot Contests
7:00 p.m. Welcome Announcement
7:05 p.m. Tiger Girls Perform
7:08 p.m. Cheerleaders Perform
7:10 p.m. Women’s Basketball/Coach Sue Gunter
– Introduce Staff
– 2002-03 Team
– Season Preview
7:20 p.m. Team Shoot Around or Scrimmage
7:40 p.m. Introduction of New Women’s Basketball Dance Team/Dance Steps
7:45 p.m. Men’s Basketball/Coach John Brady
– Introduce Staff
– 2002-03 Squad
– Season Preview
7:55 p.m. Team Shoot Around or Scrimmage
8:15 p.m. Shot Contest for Tuition (LSU Student) Sponsored by Eagle 98.1
8:20 p.m. Tiger Girls Perform
8:23 p.m. Cheerleaders Perform
8:25 p.m. Autograph Session with Men’s and Women’s Basketball (35 Minutes)
9:00 p.m. Closing Remarks/Event Ends

*Who’s Who Blues Band will perform outside the PMAC from 6 – 7 p.m.
*Eagle 98.1/X 104.9/Jammin 107.3 will hold a radio remote outside the PMAC from 5:30 – 7 p.m.
*Brady Ball t-shirts will be distributed to LSU students with a new (valid) LSU ID
*During the men’s and women’s scrimmage two fans will be drawn to be an assistant coach for each squad. Honorary assistant coach will receive a t-shirt from the team and will be allowed to sit on the team bench next to the coaches during the scrimmage.
*Mascots Mike the Tiger and Ellis Hugh will be on the court to perform and entertain. They will also be available for pictures during the autograph session.
*Fans names will be drawn throughout the evening for special prize giveaways.