A-State Men’s Basketball ‘Meet The Team’ Night Scheduled for Oct. 28

A-State Men’s Basketball ‘Meet The Team’ Night Scheduled for Oct. 28

JONESBORO, AR (ASU) – The Arkansas State University men's basketball program will be holding its annual 'Meet The Team' night Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the A-State Convocation Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Red Wolves Foundation (RWF) members are invited to arrive at 5:30 p.m. (CT) and watch the Red Wolves practice, hear from A-State head coach John Brady and have dinner courtside with members of the 2014-15 A-State men's basketball team.  Those RWF members who plan to attend are asked to please RSVP through the A-State men's basketball office at 870-972-2077 by 5 p.m. (CT) Friday, Oct. 24.

Following the dinner, the doors will open to the public at 7 p.m. (CT) and attendees must enter through the upper red entrance at the Convocation Center.  Parking is also free on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The free event will feature 2014-15 A-State men's basketball team player introductions and videos, a dunk showcase, a photo booth with team players along with A-State mascots Howl and Scarlet, and an autograph session with the Red Wolves' players.

"We're excited about this event and we're hoping for a great turnout," said A-State head coach John Brady.  "This is a wonderful opportunity for Red Wolves' fans to come out and meet our team.  We have a number of new players on this season's team so we hope fans will use this event to get to know our players in an up close and personal way."

Membership into the Red Wolves Foundation is as low as $50 per year and the amount of benefits a donor receives is based upon the level of membership.  For more information and/or to make a donation, please contact the Red Wolves Foundation at 870-972-2401 and/or by e-mail at RedWolvesFoundation@AState.edu<mailto:RedWolvesFoundation@AState.edu>.  Individuals may also go online at [http://www.redwolvesfoundation.com<http://www.redwolvesfoundation.com]www.redwolvesfoundation.com<http://www.redwolvesfoundation.com> for the latest Red Wolves Foundation news or to make a donation.

The A-State men's basketball team, which registered 19 victories for the second season in a row this past 2013-14 campaign (19-13 overall record), will tip off its 2014-15 season with a pair of exhibition games versus Henderson State (Nov. 5) and Southern Arkansas (Nov. 12) at the Convocation Center.  A-State's official 2014-15 season opener is Nov. 17 against Tennessee-Martin and represents the first of 13 regular-season home contests for the Red Wolves.

Season tickets for all 2014-15 A-State home games are on sale and can be purchased by calling 1-888-ASU Fans or 870-972-2781.  Fans may also purchase their tickets online at tickets.astate.edu.