Providence, Rhode Island - Brown Athletics invites all fans to the Brown Basketball FanFest this Friday evening, October 22 in the Pizzitola Sports Center. FanFest is a FREE event and a great way for fans to get a sneak peak of the 2010-11 Men's and Women's Basketball teams, interact with players, coaches, and fellow Bears' fans. All the festivities start at 7:30 p.m.
Throughout the event, there will be free raffles and shooting contests for fans, with gift certificates awarded to Café Paragon and the Better Burger Company (BBC).
Watch the men's and women's team scrimmage and compete in three-point shooting contests where fans can team-up with the Brown players to win cool prizes.
Coach Jesse Agel's men's basketball team opens its season on the road at Fordham on November 12, and will play its first home game on November 20th against St. Francis at the Pizzitols Sports Center, starting at 7:00 p.m.
Coach Jean Burr's women's basketball squad opens its season at Albany on November 12, and will debut at home on November 23 against Bryant. Game time is 7:00 pm at the Pizzitola Sports Center.