UPEI Panther Basketball planning special weekend


November 19, 2013, Charlottetown, PEI (ISN)— The UPEI Panther basketball teams are hosting their final home games before the holiday break on November 22 and November 23. In support and celebration of the holiday season, a few events will be taking place during the games.

On Friday, November 22, Panther fans will be treated to a salsa dance halftime show during the men’s basketball game. On Saturday, November 23, fans are asked to bring a teddy bear for a teddy bear toss during the men’s game, with all bears being donated to the QEH children’s ward. Donations to the UPEI Campus Food Bank will also be collected. In addition, fans will be treated to giveaways, promotions, and entertainment at both home games!

Come out and cheer on your UPEI Panthers as they take on the Dalhousie Tigers. The women’s team will compete on November 22 at 6:00 pm, followed by the men’s game at 8:00 pm. On Saturday, November 23, game times will be the same. The UPEI women’s basketball team is currently in second place, while the Dalhousie women’s team remains in fourth place. The UPEI men’s team is in eighth place, while Dalhousie sits in sixth place.

Go Panthers Go!