Bucknell Basketball Teams to Host Inaugural Seat & Greet Event on September 23

LEWISBURG, Pennsylvania – The Bucknell men’s and women’s basketball teams will host a “Seat & Greet” event at the Sojka Pavilion on September 23 from 5:30-7 p.m. Fans are invited to come meet the 2022-23 Bison teams and watch fun skills competitions. , and it will also be an opportunity for new subscribers to select and buy tickets on site.

All Junior Bison Club members are welcome to arrive at 5 p.m. and eat with the teams in the McGee Room. Junior Bison Club memberships will be available for purchase that evening for those not already registered.

All seats available for purchase as season tickets will be marked and ticketing representatives will be on hand to process sales. Please note that previous subscription holders will be contacted directly this week regarding renewals.

In addition to the possibility of purchasing season tickets, the evening will be an excellent opportunity to discover the new design of the field of the Sojka pavilion and to meet the players and coaches of the Bison. Alex Timmerman and Cecilia Collins will handle player introductions, and there will be a 3-point shooting contest between the two teams followed by a dunk contest with the men’s team.

“I’m looking forward to Seat & Greet as it will be a great opportunity for our fans to get to know our lads and see some of the great personalities we have in this year’s squad,” the coach said. – male leader. Nathan Davis. “The guys have worked extremely hard all summer long, and I hope fans take advantage of the season ticket opportunity on the 23rd. We are planning an exciting season, and season tickets hold great value for fans in our region to see very good basketball.”

“The support we get from the community is something that makes Bucknell Basketball special,” the women’s head coach said. Trevor Woodruff. “We greatly appreciate any chance we have to engage directly with our fans, and look forward to a fun night with the Seat & Greet event at Sojka.”

The start of the 2022-23 season is now less than two months away. The Bison men’s team opens the season with back-to-back home games against Lebanon Valley on November 7 and Niagara on November 12. The women’s team makes its road debut against Saint Joseph’s and Virginia Tech before hosting Fairleigh Dickinson for the home opener on November 16.

Note that the November 12 men’s game will be the first half of the “Bison Dimes & Riding Time” night. The 4 p.m. game will be followed by a wrestling game against Oklahoma State at the Sojka Pavilion. The men’s basketball program will hold its alumni day that day and raise awareness for ALS on behalf of Patrick Behan ’10, who is currently battling the disease.

Combo packs for the basketball and wrestling dual program will soon be available at the Bucknell campus box office.