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Phoenix Men's Basketball Tip-Off Party Set for Oct. 12

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: September 30, 2013
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By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)

GREEN BAY, Wis. ( – Green Bay Athletics will host the Phoenix Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Party on Saturday, Oct. 12 at the Resch Center from noon-3 p.m. Head coach Brian Wardle and the Phoenix will welcome season ticket holders, ticket package purchasers and launch single-game ticket sales for Green Bay’s 2013-14 premier home games against Wisconsin (Nov. 16) and Virginia (Dec. 7).

The Tip-Off Party will be the first chance that the general public has to purchase tickets for the Wisconsin and Virginia games until Monday, Oct. 14, and buying your tickets on Oct. 12 is the only way to guarantee the best seats in the Resch Center for those premier contests. 

Anyone who buys a ticket package or a single-game ticket to either game at the Resch Center box office will gain admission into the Tip-Off Party, which will feature a chance to meet the Phoenix players and coaches, autographs, free food, raffle prizes, music and activities for children.

All ticket package holders and single-game ticket purchasers will also receive raffle tickets for chances to win a number of great prizes, including a $500 gas card from University BP, an autographed Phoenix basketball and a $100 gift card to the Phoenix Team Store, His and Her watches from Diamonds & Gold, and more.

Throughout the event, interviews will be conducted with Phoenix players and head coach Brian Wardle, who will give Phoenix fans insight on the team’s preseason practices, newcomers and non-conference schedule.  

Phoenix Men’s Tip-Off Party
Where: Resch Center
When: Saturday, October 12 from noon-3 p.m.

The perks for season ticket holders:
1. Admission to the Phoenix Basketball Tip-Off Party and a chance to pick up your season tickets
2. Receive your complimentary copy of Phoenix Insider, a 72-page, full-color magazine showcasing the Phoenix men’s and women’s basketball teams
3. Free Green Bay Basketball drawstring bag
4. Automatic entries into the raffle to win great prizes
5. Free food, music, player autographs and more!

The perks for 5-game pack and 8-game pack purchasers:
1. Get the most value out of getting your Phoenix tickets
2. Admission to the Phoenix Basketball Tip-Off Party
3. A raffle ticket for a chance to win great prizes
4. Free food, music, player autographs and more!

The perks for Wisconsin and Virginia single-game ticket purchasers:
1. Guarantee your tickets to the premier games of 2013-14
2. Pick out the best seats to see the Phoenix take on Wisconsin and Virginia
3. Admission to the Phoenix Basketball Tip-Off Party
4. A raffle ticket for a chance to win great prizes
5. Free food, music, player autographs and more!


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