WASHINGTON - The first 150 fans to come to the Field House on Saturday, Jan. 27, for for the men's and women's basketball games will receive a free "Gold Rush" t-shirt courtesy of Route 66 Promotions. This coincides with Alumni Madness that will be taking place this Saturday as well.
The Athletics Department will begin handing out shirts to fans when the gates open at 10:30 a.m. inside the gym and will continue to hand them out until the shirts are gone. There is a limit of one shirt per person. So come out early, pick-up your t-shirt and cheer for your Bison!
The Gallaudet University men's and women's basketball teams will be hosting North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) foe College of Saint Elizabeth. The men will tip-off against the Eagles at 1 p.m. followed by the women's game at 3 p.m. Route 66 has a special look for the Gallaudet basketball teams, as well, so be on the lookout when the Bison take to Padden Court on Saturday.
The shirts were printed by Route 66 Promotions, a Deaf-owned screen-printing shop in St. Louis. For more information about Route 66 Promotions please visit its website route66promo.com.
Plus, during halftime Route 66 will select one lucky person for a chance to win a special prize.