Xavier Basketball Salutes Armed Forces With Special Offer

Military personnel will receive free admission to Friday's game by presenting a government issued Military ID or evidence of military service at the Xavier Athletics Ticket Office.

Military personnel will receive free admission to Friday's game by presenting a government issued Military ID or evidence of military service at the Xavier Athletics Ticket Office.

Oct. 31, 2011

CINCINNATI - Xavier men's basketball opens its regular season on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11. Xavier Athletics will continue its tradition by inviting all veterans and active military to attend the men's basketball home opener against Morgan State. The same offer will be available at the women's basketball's home opener versus Eastern Kentucky on Saturday, November 12. Tip-off is at 2:00 p.m.

In appreciation to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in the armed forces, Xavier will provide two complimentary tickets to Opening Night at Cintas Center to all active duty, retirees, and reserve members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Game time is set for 7:00 p.m. at Cintas Center.

Military personnel will receive free admission to Friday's and Saturday's games by presenting a government issued Military ID or evidence of military service at the Xavier Athletics Ticket Office. Tickets can be secured in advance or on game day, subject to availability. Guests attending the game with military personnel will receive the group discount of $2 OFF the individual ticket price.

The same offer will be available at the women's basketball's home opener versus Eastern Kentucky on Saturday, November 12. Tip-off is at 2:00 p.m. Tickets for family and friends of military personnel to attend the women's game are only $5 each.

For more information, call the Xavier Athletics Ticket Office at (513) 745-3411 extension 7.