SIUE Coaches Vs. Cancer Game


Published on January 21 2013 1:44 pm
Last Updated on January 21 2013 1:44 pm
Written by Millie Lange

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The SIUE men's basketball program will be promoting Coaches vs. Cancer, an awareness and fund-raising event in correlation with the Jan. 26 game against UT Martin.
The SIUE coaching staff will wear tennis shoes in support of cancer research during the game which begins at 7 p.m. There also will be a SIUE College Students Against Cancer T-Shirt sale.
"This is a very important event," said SIUE Head Coach Lennox Forrester. "We're happy to be a small part of it. Hopefully our fans come out to support this worthy cause."
A silent auction to raise funds for the American Cancer Society will be run during the men's game. The list of auction items is listed below.

    8x10 photo of Steven Tyler
    11x14 photo, autographed by Blues hockey players Alex Pietrangelo, T.J. Oshie, Jaroslav Halak, and David Perron
    Stan Musial signed jersey
    Mini helmet signed by St. Louis Rams linebacker James Laurinaitis
    David Freese hand signed copy of 2011 World Series Game 6 scorecard
    Lance Berkman signed baseball
    SIUE Men's Basketball
    Two – 2013-2014 SIUE Basketball Season Ticket Packages (2 tickets each)