Men's hoops to host hurricane relief benefit

Men's hoops to host hurricane relief benefit

TIFFIN -- Heidelberg University head men's basketball coach Andy Bucheit has announced that his team will host Adrian College for a public scrimmage on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. The Student Princes and the Bulldogs will be collecting donations to aid the American Red Cross in their relief efforts following the late-summer hurricanes.

Held at the renovated Seiberling Gymnasium, game admission is $1 for students, $5 for adults and $10 for families. All proceeds, including money raised on the live video stream, will be given to the Red Cross.

Event sponsors Carmie's BBQ & Grill restaurant and Smith Family Foods wholesale outlet, along with Coach Bucheit, will match all of the event's proceeds up to $500.

The men's basketball team will give away t-shirts to the first 50 Heidelberg students through the doors.

Founded in 1850, Heidelberg offers 31 majors, 32 minors and 10 pre-professional programs, awarding the bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of music degrees, as well as master's degrees in education, counseling, business administration and music. Heidelberg has been consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top college in the Midwest. For more information visit the web site at