GoMason Blog: Off Air with Bill Rohland Previews the Madness
For Women's Basketball, Pictures Are Worth A Thousand Words
Don't miss your first chance to see the 2011-12 George Mason
men's and women's basketball teams at Mason Madness to be held on Friday,
October 14 at the Patriot Center. Doors will open at 9 p.m., with the event scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m.
Admission is free with general admission seating.
Festivities will include performances by a number of
entertainment groups including Doc Nix and the Green Machine, UrbanKnowlogy,
Masonettes, the Patriots cheerleading squad and Peter Rabbit with Snap Boogie
as seen on NBC's hit show "America's Got Talent".
Fans will hear from men's basketball first-year
head coach Paul Hewitt and fourth-year head women's basketball coach Jeri
Porter before each member of the 2011-12 teams is introduced. Both teams will
take part in on-court activities as the women will challenge each other in a
skills competition and the men will play the annual Green vs. Gold scrimmage.