Cascades men's hoopsters to host NCAA's Highlanders

Cascades men’s hoopsters to host NCAA’s Highlanders

The UFV men’s basketball team is hosting the NCAA’s University of California-Riverside Highlanders in exhibition action on Monday, Sept. 9

The University of the Fraser Valley men’s basketball team is hosting the NCAA’s University of California-Riverside Highlanders in exhibition action on Monday, Sept. 9, and the game will be preceded by the athletic department’s third annual tailgate party.

The tailgate party barbecue begins at 4:30 p.m. in Parking Lot 10, located between the UFV Bookstore/Baker House residence and the Envision Athletic Centre. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Cascades student-athletes and coaches, and have a chance to win prizes from The Honda Way, Panago Pizza, the Abbotsford Heat, Travel Cuts, Pita Pit and many other sponsors.

The game tips off a 7 p.m., and tickets are $2 for the general public and all UFV students will be admitted free.