Hart Hysteria Set For Thursday Night, November 9

Nov. 7, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - The College of the Holy Cross men's and women's basketball teams will continue preparations for the 2006-2007 season this Thursday, November 9, with Hart Hysteria. The event will take place at the Hart Center beginning at 8:00 p.m., and is open to the general public free of charge.

All who attend will be given a raffle ticket for a chance to win great prizes. The first 250 Holy Cross students in attendance will receive a 'Sader Nation' t-shirt, and interested fans may get out on the court to strut their stuff in fun and interactive games. Fans will also have the chance to witness the Crusaders running team drills, three-point shooting contests and a slam dunk contest. The Holy Cross cheerleaders, dance team and band will also perform.

The Crusader men's basketball team is coming off a 2005-2006 season in which it posted an overall record of 20-12, while placing second in the Patriot League with an 11-3 mark in conference games. The Holy Cross women's squad went 16-14 last season, and also finished second in the Patriot League with a 10-4 conference record.