Homecoming Game Time Announced
Posted: February 4, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am
The word has been handed down: the Mason men’s basketball Homecoming game against UNCW will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16. With that starting time nailed down, all the other Homecoming events that day fall into place.
The day’s events, which all take place on the Fairfax Campus, are as follows:
2:30 p.m. – Parking Lot A opens for the Block Party
3 p.m. – Block Party and tailgate starts
Activities will include a Mason pep rally with appearances by the Masonettes, Mason cheerleaders, Gunston and more. Heated tents, including a family-friendly area with children’s games and crafts, will be set up for visiting with friends. (Please see the Patriot Respect web page for Block Party rules.)
3:30 p.m. – Lot closes to car traffic
3:30 p.m. – Pie-eating contest on center stage
4 p.m. – Basketball shoot-out competition
4:30 p.m. – Pep rally/block spot winner announced
5:10 p.m. – Lip sync competition on center stage
5:30 p.m. – Block Party ends
6 p.m. – Basketball tip-off
Fireworks over Mason Pond follow immediately after the game.
For more details, see the Homecoming web site.