Racer Fan Jam kicks off season

Lori Allen/The News Sophomore guard C.J. Ford looks for an outlet during preseason workouts last week.
Lori Allen/The News Sophomore guard C.J. Ford looks for an outlet during preseason workouts last week.

Lori Allen/The News
Sophomore guard C.J. Ford looks for an outlet during preseason workouts last week.

As the men’s and women’s basketball seasons fast approach, the CFSB doors open for Racer Fan Jam.

All Murray State basketball fans have been invited to attend Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. to watch both intersquad scrimmages.

Admission to the event is free for everyone.

Local business owners will be in attendance to give away prizes – including tickets and lodging for the OVC Tournament in Nashville, Tenn., for one fan.

The Racer Band, Dunker, Racer Girls and Murray State cheerleaders will also be in attendance.

Fans can purchase season tickets during the proceedings and students can sign up for the Stampede.

The Stampede membership is $10, students can also register on goracers.com.

Children 12 and under can join the Junior Racers Club for $10 as well.

Those in attendance will be able to get autographs of their favorite Racer athletes.

The men begin the 2013-14 season with a home exhibition against Freed-Hardeman Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.

The women tip off their season the following day with a home game against Berea at 4 p.m.

 

Staff Report