WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's and women's basketball teams will both open up the 2011-2012 season this weekend with exhibition games. The men will face Assumption on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Hart Center at 2:00 p.m. The women will then take on Assumption on Sunday, Nov. 6, at the Hart Center at 1:00 p.m.
There is no admission charge for the men's game. The women's contest with have an admission charge of $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for children, with proceeds going to benefit the Mercy Centre in Worcester.
The men will open the regular season with a contest at the College of Charleston on Friday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 p.m. The women begin the regular season on the same night, when they travel to Yale for a 7:00 p.m. contest.