Women's Basketball
Remaining Promotions Schedule Highlighted by Pack the Hall, Pink Zone Game

 
Illini fans will enjoy plenty of fun events at Assembly Hall this season
Illini fans will enjoy plenty of fun events at Assembly Hall this season
 

Dec. 27, 2010

Champaign, Ill. - The annual Pack the Hall (Jan. 30) and WBCA Pink Zone (Feb. 20) games highlight the 2010-11 women's basketball promotions schedule, while several other great promotions are right around the corner including Bring Your `A' Game (Dec. 28) and Daddy-Daughter Date Night (Dec. 30).

The last two Pack the Hall games have combined to draw over 11,000 orange-clad fans and the Pink Zone game, which raises awareness and funds for breast cancer research, will be the fifth annual at Illinois.

In addition to the two main events, there will be several other exciting events at Assembly Hall this season, including Tuesday night's Bring Your "A" Game night, when local students can bring a report card reflecting and A to receive free admission. Illinois will also continue annual events like Girl Scout Day, Daddy Daughter Date Night and Take a Kid to the Game Night, on top of the always-popular autograph sessions (Jan. 9, Jan. 30, Feb. 20 and Feb. 27).

Here's a look at the 2010-11 women's basketball promotions schedule. Contact assistant marketing director Shanna Diller (217-244-0062 or sdiller2@illinois.edu for additional information on any of the promotions listed below.

Tues., Dec. 28 vs. California (7 p.m.)
- Bring your "A" game! - Local students, eighth grade and under, can bring a report card reflecting an "A" or "Excellence" to receive a free youth ticket.

Thurs., Dec. 30 vs. Minnesota (7:30 p.m.)
- Daddy-Daughter Date Night - Kids eighth grade and under get a free youth ticket when their dad purchases an adult ticket
- Girl Scout Night (need to preregister)

Sun., Jan. 9 vs. Northwestern (2 p.m.)
- Camper Reunion Day
- Postgame autograph session with Coach Law and the Illini players

Sun., Jan. 30 vs. Iowa (2 p.m.)
- Pack The Hall - Free tickets will be distributed leading up to the game. Please wear ORANGE!
- National Girls and Women in Sports Day
- Postgame autograph session with Coach Law and the Illini players

Thurs., Feb. 10 vs. Indiana (7 p.m.)
- Take A Kid to the Game (www.takg.com) - Kids get in free with the purchase of an adult ticket. One adult ticket= one free kid ticket. Additional kids tickets are $2 each.

Sun., Feb. 20 vs. Michigan State (2 p.m.)
- WBCA Pink Zone Day - We will have free admission for anyone in a Pink Shirt and the team will wear pink uniforms.
- Postgame autograph session with Coach Law and the Illini players

Sun., Feb. 27 vs. Michigan (2 p.m.)
- Bring-A-Buddy Day - Illini Kids Club members can bring a guest to the game for free
- Team Day (need to preregister)
- Postgame autograph session with Coach Law and the Illini players

Courtside Parties: For the eighth straight year, Illini fans will be able to enjoy courtside parties for eight people. The package costs $135 ($120 for Kids Club members) and includes eight tickets along with hot dogs, popcorn, drinks, pom poms and game posters for each guest, plus a personalized cake, a card autographed by the team, a PA announcement and a team record book for the guest of honor. Additional guests cost $13 per person ($10 for Kids Club members). Parties are available at all women's basketball games. Contact Shanna Diller at 217-244-0062 or sdiller2@illinois.edu to schedule your party. Orders must be received a minimum of two (2) weeks prior to the date of the party. A $25 deposit is required for all parties.

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