COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Dominican Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is sponsoring the "Panther Pit", a new student section for ODU athletic events, to debut during Wednesday night's basketball games against Urbana.
SAAC is selling "Panther Pit" t-shirts for students for $5. They can be purchased in the lobby of Erskine Hall during lunch hours Monday-Wednesday, during dinner hours Monday and Tuesday, and in the Alumni Hall lobby prior to Wednesday's games.
The men's game will tip at 5:30 p.m., with a 7:30 p.m. tip scheduled for the women's game. Additionally, at halftime of the men's game, 180 ODU student-athletes will be recognized with an "Academic Excellence" award for achieving a 3.0 GPA or higher during the fall semester.