Men’s basketball hosts Breakfast with the Beavers Oct. 22
Monday, October 17, 2011
Men’s basketball hosts Breakfast with the Beavers Oct. 22
BEMIDJI, Minn. – Come support the Beaver men’s basketball team at the fifth annual Breakfast with the Beavers, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the BSU Gymnasium. The event is a meet and greet with the 2011-12 Bemidji State University men’s basketball team and gives fans a chance to get a sneak peak into the upcoming season. 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 a short presentation, a season outlook and an introduction of the student-athletes and staff. The presentation will be followed by a team practice.

Posters and schedule cards 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.

Schedule and List of Events

10-10:15 a.m.: Short presentation and introduction of players, staff and season outlook
10:15-1 p.m.: Team practice


The Beavers finished the 2010-11 regular season 11-15 overall and 8-14 in the NSIC to sit in a three-way tie for 10th and just a game out of eighth. BSU closed the season winning four of its last six games, which included downing Winona State University in the season finale Feb. 26, beating the Warriors for the second consecutive season in Winona, Minn. The Beavers welcome back 11 student-athletes to the 2011-12 squad, including five players who started at least 12 games.

BSU opens the 2011-12 season Nov. 1 with an exhibition contest at University of Minnesota beginning at 7 p.m.

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