FORT MYERS, Fla. – After defeating San Diego State 81-71 on Sunday, March 24 to become the first 15 seed to ever advance to the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, FGCU Athletics will host a pep rally and autograph session tonight to celebrate the men’s basketball upcoming trip to the Sweet 16 on Monday, March 25.
The rally will be held from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Alico Arena on the FGCU campus. The FGCU pep band, cheerleaders, E’Gals and Azul the mascot will appear around 6:00. Doors open at 5:30.
For more information on all tickets, sponsorship and events, please go to FGCUAthletics.com. For more information about the NCAA tournament and FGCU’s appearance in the Sweet 16 visit http://www.ncaa.com/sports/basketball-men/d1.
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