Duquesne Athletics is excited to announce that the fourth annual Tipoff Tailgate, co-sponsored by the Student Government Association, Duquesne Program Council and over 20 other Duquesne University student organizations, will be held on Saturday, Jan. 10 when the Dukes host Rhode Island in an exciting Atlantic 10 Conference matchup. The tailgate with free food, prize giveaways and a banner competition begins at 11:45 a.m. in the back gym of the Palumbo Center until the game tips off at 1 p.m.
Prior to game day, students will participate in a live 970 ESPN radio remote at the Red Ring on Jan. 8 6-7 p.m., and then a Rally at the Red Ring on Friday, Jan. 9 beginning at 6 p.m. with 10% of all proceeds from the night going to the Jimmy V Foundation.
This award-winning event boasted the largest student crowd at the Palumbo Center in 2013 with 1,000 students. For student organizations to participate and get involved, contact your SGA President, Peter Samson, firstname.lastname@example.org.