YSU Athletics Announces Upcoming Basketball Promotional Packages

YSU Athletics Announces Upcoming Basketball Promotional Packages

The Youngstown State Athletics Department is offering multiple promotional packages for fans and students for the upcoming men's and women's basketball games at the Beeghly Center this week.

YSU is offering the "Burrito Ball Bundle" for $20, which includes one general admission ticket and one free burrito voucher for the men's games against IUPUI on Feb. 14 and UIC on Feb. 16, and the women's games against Green Bay on Feb. 15 and Milwaukee on Feb. 17.

The men's team has won four straight and is in position to host a first-round Horizon League Tournament game, and the women's team is one game out of first place and looks to extend its home winning streak to 11 games overall and eight straight in league play.

The women's game on Feb. 15 and the men's game are Feb. 16 are both RED-OUT games, and fans and student are encouraged to wear red and sell-out Beeghly Center.

Thursday's men's game is Throwback Thursday: 90's Night, Greek Night, a Sixth Annual Handel's Ice Cream "Scoops and Hoops" Game, YSU Student Halftime Free Pizza Party, YSU Student T-Shirt Giveaway, and $1 Popcorn Day, courtesy of AVI Concessions.

Besides a RED-OUT, Friday's women's game is also another Handel's Ice Cream Hoops and Scoops Game.

Saturday's men's game is Kids Day, presented by Austintown Bounce, Mascot Mania Day, and Marco's Pizza Pete's Kids Club Day, which members will make a pre-game tunnel and participate in post-game layups and foul shots. The team will also sign autographs after the game.

Other giveaways include: YSU Ruler, courtesy of Compco Industries, HBK and 21 WFMJ, and another Handel's Ice Cream "Scoops and Hoops" Game.

Saturday will also feature Jam the Gym with the YSU Basketball Pep Band. This is open to all high school students, and music educators of participating schools. Those interested should visit  http://ysubands.org/marching_pride

Sunday is Women's Basketball Senior Day and also includes a post-game team autograph session, a Handel's Ice Cream "Scoops and Hoops" Game, Veterans Appreciation Game, and YSU Team Photo giveaway, courtesy of Vibra Hospital and 21 WFMJ.

For more information, please contact the YSU Athletic Ticket Office at (330) 941-1YSU (1978).

Handel's Ice Cream "Scoops and Hoops": Area Handel's locations are offering a voucher for two general admission tickets with a purchase.

Veterans Appreciation Game: All military personnel may bring a valid military ID to the ticket office to receive up to six complimentary general admission game tickets.