SAAC to host Patriot Madness on Thursday

Thursday, November 2, 2017

TYLER – The UT Tyler Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will host Patriot Madness at 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Herrington Patriot Center to celebrate and spotlight the start of the Patriots basketball season.

The event is sponsored by SAAC and will include introductions of the men’s and women’s basketball teams along with a 3-point contest, dance battles, a dunk contest with celebrity judges, professional break dancers and performances from the UT Tyler Spirit Squads. A jazz band and DJ will be entertaining the audience throughout. 

In addition, two contestants will have an opportunity to win $5,000 with a half-court shot.