Big Weekend for Petrels Basketball at Dorough

Big Weekend for Petrels Basketball at Dorough

The Oglethorpe basketball teams host a big weekend of SAA action starting on Friday. Centre comes in on Friday with a doubleheader starting at 6 p.m. and Sewanee is the opponent on Saturday, also starting at 6 p.m.

Various activities will also be ongoing surrounding the basketball games this weekend. The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) hosts a sports fair for National Girls and Women in Sports Day Friday starting at 4:30 p.m. All of the Oglethorpe women's teams will be involved, and the event is open to the public.

On Saturday, two of the greatest teams in Oglethorpe history will be honored at halftime of the men's game. The 2012 NCAA national champion men's golf team will unveil their championship banner, and the 1982-83 men's basketball team, which qualified for the NAIA district playoffs, will also be honored.

Live stats, video and audio will be provided for all four games, if you can't make it down to the field house.