Breakfast with the Beavers set for Oct. 23
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Breakfast with the Beavers set for Oct. 23
BEMIDJI, Minn.  -- Come support the Beaver men’s basketball team at the fourth annual Breakfast with the Beavers, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the BSU Gymnasium. The event is a meet and greet with the 2010-11 Bemidji State University men’s basketball team and gives fans a chance to hear about the upcoming season. Kids will also get a chance to shoot hoops with the players. The breakfast is free and open to the public.

The event, which is sponsored by the BSU Alumni Association and Beaver Pride, begins at 10 a.m. with shoot around for kids with the mens’ team. A team practice proceeds shoot around and a presentation and introduction of players, staff and a season outlook is included in the program.

Posters and rosters will be available, as well as, coffee, juice and rolls. The event will be held on the upper concourse on the east end of the BSU Gymnasium. Kids will also have the opportunity to sign-up for BSU Basketball’s Beaver Buddies program [pdf].

Schedule and List of Events

10-10:45 a.m.: Kids can shoot around with the team.
10:45-11 a.m.: Short presentation and introduction of players, staff and season outlook.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Team practice.
- Posters and rosters available.
- Held on the upper concourse on east end of BSU Gymnasium.
- Coffee, juice and rolls provided.
- Free and open to the public.


The 2009-10 Beavers closed the season winning five of their last six games, which included a season-long five game winning streak. BSU finished with a 12-15 overall and 8-12 NSIC record. The win totals are the best under Bowen and since 2005-06. BSU finished in 11th place in the final NSIC standings, but just a game out of a tie for ninth.

Bemidji State University, located in Bemidji, Minn., is an NCAA Division II institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).