Gents Basketball kicks off Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic this weekend


December 15, 2016

SHREVEPORT, LA – Tickets are still available for purchase at Centenary for the 2017 Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic Basketball Showcase on Saturday, December 17, at the CenturyLink Center in Bossier City.

There are three different ticket prices available: 50 tickets each at $15 and $25, with 10 tickets available for $50, with a percentage of the proceeds going to the Gents basketball program. Tickets are available at the Gold Dome Athletic Office weekdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information, please call Theresa Rinaudo at 318.869.5067.

The Maroon and White kick off the basketball tripleheader, as the Gents take on Millsaps at 2:00 p.m. However, tickets purchased are good for all three contests. Northwestern State will play ULM at 4:30 p.m., with Grambling State and Louisiana Tech playing the nightcap at 7:00 p.m.

It will be the second meeting this season between Centenary and Millsaps. On November 20 in Jackson, Mississippi, junior Dyllon Weaver scored a career best 21 points in the Gents 76-60 win.