HAMMOND, Ind. & WESTVILLE, Ind. - Purdue University Northwest Athletics is scheduled to host its annual Kids Day and Alumni Day on Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Fitness and Recreation Center on its Hammond campus. PNW invites the community and all PNW students, staff and alumni for a day of fun as the Pride men’s and women’s basketball teams host Wayne State University (Mich.) for a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) doubleheader.
The women’s basketball game is scheduled for a 1 p.m. CT start with the men’s basketball game following at 3 p.m.
Sponsored by Nipsco, Purdue Northwest will offer free admission to all kids ages 17 and under as well as to all PNW alumni. Doors open at noon, and bouncy houses, carnival games, coloring areas and more will be set up for the kids, plus free t-shirts and mini-basketballs will also be offered.
Following each game, members of the Pride basketball teams will be on hand for a post-game autograph poster signing for all to attend.
General adult admission for non-PNW alumni (ages 18 and up) is $6. The Fitness and Recreation Center is located at 2300 173rd Street, Hammond, IN 46323. Parking is free and located next to the Fitness & Recreation Center.
For more information on the event, call PNW Athletics at (219) 989-2540.
For complete schedules, news, info on All-Sports packages, and more on all Pride Athletics, check out PNWathletics.com!