Xavier Basketball Salutes Armed Forces With Special Offer

Dee Davis is excited about the season opener.

Dee Davis is excited about the season opener.

Nov. 5, 2012

CINCINNATI - Xavier men's basketball opens its regular season on Friday, November 9. Xavier Athletics will offer discounted tickets for only $10 to all veterans and active military to attend the men's basketball home opener against Fairleigh Dickinson.

In appreciation to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in the armed forces, Xavier will provide discounted tickets to Opening Night at Cintas Center for 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 can purchase tickets 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 also receive the discount offer.

In addition, Military personnel and their guests will receive FREE admission to the women’s basketball home opener against Bucknell on Saturday, November 10.  Tip-off is at 1:00 p.m. The offer is also available at Saturday evening’s volleyball match against the Dayton Flyers at 7:00 p.m.  For more information, call the Xavier Athletics Ticket Office at (513) 745-3411 extension 7.