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A Wonderful Weekend of Sports (PLV)

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We’ve got basketball, football, and…family style Italian food? Setters sports has some special treats.

This weekend’s gonna be pawesome, baby! We’ve got quite the range of sporting events for our football and basketball teams, including:

First Annual Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Dinner
Friday, November 6 │ 6:30 p.m. │ Goldstein Fitness Center, VIP Room
There are traditions, and then there are ideas so excellent they will most certainly become traditions. Join the men’s basketball team for a family-style Italian dinner, and a chance to meet and greet this year’s bball squad and coaching staff. The event will be highlighted by a special guest speaker, Pace Athletics Hall of Famer Fred Ogelsby ’83. To reserve a seat, register here.

First Annual Women’s Basketball Tip-Off Reception
Saturday, November 7 │ 5:30 p.m. │ Kessel Student Center, Multi-Purpose Room
If tasty hors d’oeuvres and jersey auctions are your thing, the first annual women’s tip-off reception is not to be missed! Get to know this year’s Setters as Pace prepares to tip-off the season next week against LIU Post and compete for the Northeast-10 division title. Refreshments will be served, and all proceeds will directly benefit the women’s basketball program. To reserve a seat, register here.

Football Senior Day
Saturday, November 7 │ 12:00 p.m. │ Pace Stadium
Join Pace Athletics in honoring and recognizing the senior Setters at the final home game of the season. And if free swag is what you like, get there early because the first 300 fans in attendance will receive a special edition Pace Football #SetterNation long sleeve t-shirt!

Men’s Basketball at Villanova University
Sunday, November 8 │ 12:00 p.m. │ Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
The men’s basketball team is thrilled to be tipping off their season against nationally-ranked powerhouse Villanova University. Fans are invited to cheer on their Setters in one of the bigger, more raucous college basketball environments in the country. Tickets are free at the box office on game day.