May 20, 2011

OXFORD, Ohio--Miami University men's basketball wants you to save a spot on your calendar for an exciting weekend of Miami Athletic events with them Sept. 23-24. As the RedHawk football team opens its home slate on Sept. 24, the Miami men's basketball team is hosting a variety of events over the weekend for friends, alumni and fans of the program.

The weekend festivities include the annual men's basketball golf outing on Friday, a team scrimmage on Saturday and a pre-game tailgate to mix and mingle with the 2011-12 men's basketball players prior to Saturday's football game versus Bowling Green.

The annual Jamie Mercurio "Skin the Hawk Classic" golf outing will be at Hueston Woods Golf Course on Friday, and all are welcome to participate in the event. Registration for the golf outing begins at 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start for the foursome scramble at 2 p.m. Lunch and dinner will be included as part of the golf outing as well as a gift for every golfer and prizes for the winning foursome and other contests.

Prices for the events and registration information for the weekend festivities will be announced in June.

Be sure to mark your calendars for Sept. 23-24 for a weekend with the RedHawks!