Ferris State Basketball Squads Play First GLIAC Home Doubleheaders This Week Inside Wink Arena


Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's and women's basketball squads will play their first Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) home doubleheaders of the season this week inside FSU's Jim Wink Arena.

Both Ferris State teams will host Northwood on Thursday (Dec. 6) night starting with the women's game at 5:30 p.m. (ET) followed by the men's game at 7:30 p.m. (ET).

On Saturday (Dec. 8), the Bulldogs then host Saginaw Valley State with the women hitting the floor first at 1 p.m. (ET) and the men to follow at approximately 3 p.m. (ET).

As part of Saturday's action, the Bulldog men's squad will hold a special Basketball Alumni Reunion with all former players invited back to attend the game. All alumni of the program will be honored at halftime in recognition of their role in helping build the foundation that laid the groundwork for last year's historic national championship campaign and be able to have their photo taken with the national championship trophy.

Entering the week, both Ferris State squads have had considerable success inside Wink Arena. The Bulldog men own a current 27-game home court winning streak and went 22-0 at home last season in Big Rapids while the women's team claimed 10 wins a year ago and are currently 2-0 on their home floor this year.

All fans can purchase advance tickets while supplies last for all Bulldog home basketball games to guarantee a seat by visiting the FSU Athletics Ticket Office located inside the Ewigleben Sports Complex. Tickets can also be purchased in advance 24 hours a day, seven days a week online at StarTickets.com or by calling 1-800-585-3737.

Prices are $10 for adult general admission along with $7 for FSU Faculty/Staff and Seniors (ages 65 and up) in addition to $5 for students (age 3-17 years). All FSU students earn free admission with a valid student ID card.

The FSU Athletic Ticket Office's normal business hours are Monday thru Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) with extended hours on Wednesday until 7 p.m. (ET).

A complete pricing structure, ticket office hours and additional information is available online at FerrisStateBulldogs.com and can be found by visiting the "tickets" tab. For additional ticket information, please call (231) 591-2888.

Thursday night's action can be heard live on local flagship station Sunny 97.3 FM with pregame coverage starting at 5 p.m. (ET). Both of this weekend's doubleheaders will be available on the Bulldog Sports Network at FerrisStateBulldogs.com with free live audio in addition to a live pay-per-view video webcast.