October 30, 2011

Men's Basketball Tip-off Luncheon

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Fan’s looking for an opportunity to get a sneak peek of the upcoming men’s basketball season can attend the annual Tip-off Luncheon on Wednesday (Nov. 9).

The event will be from noon to 1 p.m. at the Peter White Lounge in the University Center and will preview the upcoming men’s basketball season as well as feature a guest speaker.  The luncheon is open to the public and admission is $9 per person.

The featured speaker is James Gordon, a Wisconsin High School Basketball Hall of Famer.  Gordon was Lewis’ high school head coach and coached former NBA player Latrell Sprewell.

During his time as a head coach, Gordon has amassed 500 wins and three Wisconsin state high school basketball championships.

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Prepared By
Joe Buczek
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