Emmitsburg, Md. (October 25, 2012)--The Mount St. Mary's men's and women's basketball teams will be holding the annual Blue-White Scrimmage on Thursday, November 1, at 5:00 p.m. at Knott Arena. The event is free and open to the public, and it is the only chance to see the teams in action prior to the season opener.
In addition to both teams scrimmaging, the coaches will address the crowd and there will be a chance to meet and chat with the players from both squads.
Following the scrimmage, there will be a pep rally for the teams from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Knott Arena. The pep rally will include appearances from players, coaches and cheerleaders, 200 free Mount Mayhem t-shirts, snacks, and great prizes, including Mount gear and cash!
The Mount men's team opens play at Pittsburgh on Friday, November 9, at 6:00 p.m. The women start their season at Maryland on Friday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m.