Big Blue Scholarship Luncheon Thursday At Noon For Basketball Travelers Inc., Classic Sponsored By Gossner Foods
Dec. 18, 2013
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State's Big Blue Scholarship Fund will be holding a Cache Valley Aggie Basketball Coaches Luncheon Thursday at Noon for the Basketball Travelers, Inc., Classic sponsored by Gossner Foods.
The luncheon at the Copper Mill Restaurant will feature all four head coaches of the participating teams, Utah State's Stew Morrill, Troy's Phil Cunningham, UC Santa Barbara's Bob Williams and Western Illinois Jim Molinari. The Copper Mill Restaurant is located at 55 North Main in downtown Logan. The luncheon will be hosted by Al Lewis, the Voice of the Aggies, and the play-by-play announcer on the Aggie Sports Network.
Cost for the luncheon is $13 for Big Blue Scholarship Fund members and $16 for non-members. Season tickets are also available for $70 for BBSF members and $110 for non-members.
Following the New Year, the remaining four luncheons will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 7, followed by Monday, Jan. 20, Thursday, Feb. 4 and Thursday, Feb. 20, and will all be held at the Copper Mill.
For more information contact the Big Blue Scholarship Fund at (435) 797-2583.
Thursday's luncheon is the first event of the three-day, six-game Basketball Travelers, Inc. Classic, sponsored by Gossner Foods which runs from Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 19-21 at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
The UC Santa Barbara Gauchos and Troy Trojans will open the Classic in a 5:30 p.m. tip-off on Thursday, Dec. 19, followed by the Aggies against the Leathernecks of Western Illinois at approximately 8 p.m. On Friday, Dec. 20, Western Illinois and Troy will tangle at 5:30 p.m. before USU faces off with UC Santa Barbara at 8 p.m. The Classic concludes on Saturday, Dec. 21 with the Leathernecks and Gauchos squaring off at 5:30 p.m. before the Aggies tangle with the Trojans at 8 p.m.
None of the BTI Classic games will be televised, but the USU games will be aired on the radio and audio streamed online on the Aggie Sports Network, as well as video streamed online through on USU's website, www.UtahStateAggies.com. Live stats will also be available through "Live Stats" link, and updates will also be available on Twitter - @Aggiehoops.
USU men's basketball single-game, multi-game and season tickets are on sale. All single-game tickets will go on sale two weeks prior to each game. Single-game tickets will cost $18 for non-priority and $20 for priority, as well as $25 for premium game against UNLV (Feb. 15).
To order a package or for more Aggie men's basketball ticket information, fans can contact the USU Athletics Ticket Office over the phone by calling 1-888-USTATE-1 or 435-797-0305 during regular hours of operation. Fans can also buy their tickets in person at the USU Ticket Office inside the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum or online by clicking on the "Buy Tickets" tab at www.UtahStateAggies.com.
Fans can follow the Aggie men's basketball program at twitter.com/AggieHoops. USU fans can also follow the Utah State athletic program at twitter.com/USUAthletics, on facebook at Utah State University Athletics or on instagram at instagram.com/USUAthletics.