Get on the Bus! Head to Tampa to Watch the Eagles Face USF at the Sun Dome
Thursday, November 29, 2012 | by Mike Hill (@mike_hill84)
Photo Credit: Dennis Snyder
Photo Credit: Dennis Snyder

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Hop on the bus to Tampa and show your support for the FGCU women’s basketball team as they play the Bulls of South Florida at the Sun Dome on Wednesday, December 5. Tip off is set for 7 p.m.

The cost is $45 per person for non Eagles Club members and $40 per person for members of the Eagles Club. The cost includes a game ticket and transportation to and from Tampa.

The bus will be leaving from Alico Arena on Wednesday afternoon (Dec. 5) at 4 p.m.

For more information on the trip or to make a reservation, contact Graham Diemer at 239-590-7107 or Deadline for signup is Tuesday, December 4 at 9 a.m.

FGCU (3-3) will face the Bulls (5-0, 3-0 at the Sun Dome) for just the third time in program history. The first meeting between the two teams was Mar. 21, 2008 in the first round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament (WNIT), where the Eagles defeated USF, 67-65, to pick up the first postseason win in the program’s Division I history. The last matchup was Mar. 21, 2009 in the second round of the WNIT. USF defeated the Green and Blue 88-81 in overtime and went on to capture the first postseason title in school history with a 75-71 win over Kansas in the 2009 WNIT championship game.