Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:00 am
Painter will speak at Cougars' annual gala
Staff, news services
The Saint Francis men's basketball will have its annual tip-off gala Oct. 19 at the Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation. A cocktail hour will be from 6 to 7:15 p.m. followed by dinner and the program.
Purdue coach Matt Painter will be the featured speaker. Along with live and silent auctions, Saint Francis will honor the Blackhawk Christian boys' basketball team for its 2019 state championship.
For more information or to buy tickets, go to saintfranciscougars.com/mens-basketball-gala.
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