February 29, 2012

Islanders Host Two Promotions for Saturday's Men's Basketball Game

CORPUS CHRISTI – The Texas A&M – Corpus Christi men's basketball team will host two special promotions for Saturday night's game against Central Arkansas at the American Bank Center. The game, which tips off at 7 p.m., will be Community and Military Appreciation night, honoring the Coastal Bend community and members of the armed forces.

Islanders Athletics is inviting the Corpus Christi Community to join us for our final basketball game of the year at a discounted rate (Courtside: $9 / Island: $5). Additionally, all active and retired military personnel will receive free admission to the game with identification and can purchase additional tickets at the $5 rate. Contact Sean Kelly with the Islanders Ticket Office at 825-BALL or click one of the links below for more information.

Click here for information and tickets for Community Night.

Click here for information and tickets for Military Appreciation Night. 

Texas A&M-Corpus Christi is also partnering with The Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP), which exists to honor and empower Wounded Warriors who incurred service-connected injures on or after Sept. 11, 2001. For more information on the Wounded Warrior Project visit: www.woundedwarriorproject.org.  Please consider donating $3 to the Wounded Warrior Project via the ticket application or online tickets link.

The game will also serve as Senior Night, as the Islanders will honor their lone senior, Chris Hawkins-Mast, in his final home game. There will be a special pregame ceremony celebrating Hawkins-Mast's contributions to the university.