CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will honors its basketball past the weekend of February 8 & 9 with the Basketball Legends Weekend.
Festivities will begin Friday, February 8 with a private reception for all former coaches, players, managers and trainers at the DoubleTree Hotel on Chestnut Street downtown. The reception will begin at 7 p.m.
Saturday will have a full slate of events beginning with the tour of campus at 1:30 p.m. at Gate 1 of the McKenzie Arena. At 3 p.m. an on-campus public reception for returning players, trainers, managers and coaches will be held in the Chattanooga Room of the University Center from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. This event is open to the public at a cost of $5 per person. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
The Lady Mocs game against Elon will tip off at the McKenzie Arena at 5 p.m. All former Lady Mocs will be honored at halftime of the women's game. The men will be honored at halftime of the Mocs game vs. College of Charleston. That game will follow the women's game with a 7:30 p.m. tip.
Two complimentary tickets for Saturday's games will be available for the alumnus for pickup at Friday's reception. Additional tickets are available for purchase.
For more information, please contact Ryan Lowe, assistant director of the Mocs Club at 423-425-4233 or by email at Ryan-Lowe@utc.edu.