Nov. 8, 2011
CULLOWHEE, N.C. - The first Western Carolina Catamount Basketball Coaches' luncheon of the season will be held on Wednesday, November 9 at 11:45 a.m. at O'Malley's Bar & Grill in Sylva. Both head basketball coaches, Karen Middleton and Larry Hunter, will be on hand to discuss the start of the 2011-12 season.
O'Malley's Bar & Grill in Sylva will host the lunch-time social that will include video highlights, chalk talk and question/answer session with both coaches. Fans can order lunch off of O'Malley's menu while listening to the both head coaches with question/answer sessions.
The event is scheduled to begin at 11:45 am with both coaches on-hand for a meet-and-greet, followed by the official program beginning just after Noon and lasting until 1:00 pm.
Men's and women's basketball open its respective seasons on the road Friday, with the men playing at South Carolina and the women at North Carolina Central. Men's basketball will tip off against South Carolina at 7 p.m. in Columbia, S.C. The game will be televised via SportSouth.
Women's basketball faces North Carolina Central at 6 p.m. Friday. The game will be live blogged and fans can ask questions, get inside information on the game and interact by following the link HERE.
The next Catamount Coaches's Luncheon is set for November 29 at O'Malley's.
For tickets or more information on Catamount Athletics, log on to CatamountSports.com or call 800-34-GOWCU.