EIU Basketball Blue Madness October 31


Published on October 4 2012 2:59 pm
Last Updated on October 4 2012 2:59 pm
Written by Millie Lange


Eastern Illinois Basketball Blue Madness will take place on Halloween Wednesday, October 31 this year as the public is invited to come meet the 2012-13 Panthers men’s and women’s basketball teams while taking part in Halloween trick-or-treat and games in Lantz Arena.

The event is free and open to the public with introductions of the teams starting at 7:30 p.m.  Halloween candy will be handed out by the EIU athletic teams in Lantz Arena along with Halloween themed games (pumpkin bowling, bobbing for apples, etc.). The women’s team will take part in a 3-point shooting contest while the men’s team will have a dunk contest.

The wearing of costumes is encouraged and a costume contest with several prizes will be part of the night’s festivities.  Admission to the event is free.