Promotions Announced for EKU Basketball Opener vs. Marshall

Posted at 6:50 PM, Oct 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-31 18:50:22-04
EKU Athletics

RICHMOND, Ky. – Colonel fans will have the opportunity to win big prizes at the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team’s season opener versus Marshall on Wednesday, November 7 at McBrayer Arena.

EKU Athletics and first-year head coach A.W. Hamilton have announced a huge slate of promotional events and giveaways set for the 7:00 p.m. game against the nationally-ranked Thundering Herd:

–        One fan will attempt a ¾ court shot for a chance to win $40,000!

–        One fan will attempt a half-court shot for a chance to win a NEW Ford EcoSport from Madison County Ford!

–        One fan will attempt a three-point shot to win a 65-inch 4K TV from Pieratt’s!

–        The game is a “Maroon Out.” FREE maroon t-shirts will be handed out to the first 2,000 fans in attendance.

–        LaFontaine Preparatory School Night!

–        Greek Life Challenge – $1,500 in prizes!

–        EKU SGA Colonel Pride Giveaway – Win a Yeti Cup, EKU sweatshirt, Amazon Fire Stick, Hammock or a Bluetooth speaker!