by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Season tickets are now available for all home Georgia College & State University basketball games. Contact the Athletics Office at (478) 445-6341.
Basketball Season Ticket prices:
Individual - $50
Child (12 & under) - $30
GCSU Faculty & Staff - $30
Child of Faculty & Staff - $15
GCSU Alumni & Retired Faculty/Staff - $30
Child - $15
The women's team starts the season at home Monday, Nov. 16 against Lenoir-Rhyne University at 7 p.m. John Carrick and the Bobcats will again host the Craig Massee Real Estate Classic playing Lincoln Memorial University Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 30 will play Tuskegee University at 3 p.m. The defending Peach Belt Conference (PBC) regular season champs, Francis Marion University, will be in town Jan. 29 with the game at 5:30 p.m.
On the men's side, the opening game will be Wednesday, Nov. 18 against Newberry College at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13 USC Aiken comes into town and will look to get some revenge from last year's 69-63 Georgia College upset.
This year's Homecoming game pits GCSU against PBC rival Columbus State University Feb. 20 with the women's game at 1:30 p.m. and the men's following at 3:30 p.m. The University of Montevallo Falcons fly into town Feb. 24 for Georgia College's Senior Day with games starting at 5:30 p.m.
The GCSU Department of Athletics, winners of the 2008-09 PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Sign up at Twitter.com username GCSUSID for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCSUBobcats.com to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame.