Here are the details:
This event is on March 17, 2016 beginning at 11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Archibald Coachran Ballroom (3rd Floor, RIVUE Tower) of the Galt House Hotel. Tickets are $125 per person (all-inclusive), and
GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE:
2 Tickets to the 2016 Division 1 Men's Championship Games (Saturday & Monday's Games)
4 Night Hotel Stay in Houston, TX & $1000 towards airfare.
All Raffle Proceeds & A Portion of Ticket Sales Benefit "Blessings in a Backpack"
-Grilled steaks served on toasted French bread with seasoned mushrooms & tobacco onions on the side.
-RIVUE Mini Crab Cakes
-Fresh House Made Sea Salt Potato Chips
-Asparagus Au Gratin
-Bottled Domestic & Craft Beers
-RIVUE Signature Wines
-Bourbons, Spirits & hand-passed signature Cocktails
If you're interested in attending, you can purchase tickets here or call 502-589-5200.
Luke Hancock remains awesome.
Ray Spalding was born premature and weighed just 3 lbs., 2oz., at birth, forcing him to spend the first month of his life in the NICU. That being the case, Ray returned to the place where he spent his first month so he could say thank you.
You can see all the photos from his visit here.
The U of L women are preparing for their tournament opener on Friday against Central Arkansas.
Your ACC hoops "power plays of the year" (video).
Eight life hacks that will make watching the tournament at work that much easier.
Grayson Allen, Duke (@graysonjallen)
Tyler Ulis, Kentucky (@tulis3)
Brandon Ingram, Duke (@b_ingram13)
Alex Poythress, Kentucky (@alexthegreat22)
Marcus Lee, Kentucky (@justmarcuslee)
Matt Jones, Duke (@_matt13jones)
Jaylen Brown, CAL (@fchwpo)
Denzel Valentine, Michigan State (@denzelval45)
Nigel Hayes, Wisconsin (@nigel_hayes)
Theo Pinson, UNC (@tpinsonn)
Yogi Ferrell, Indiana (@yogiferre11)
Buddy Hield, Oklahoma (@buddylove242)
Justin Jackson, UNC (@jjacks44)
Frank Mason III, Kansas (@fmason0)
Perry Ellis, Kansas (@pelliz34)
Monte Morris, Iowa State (@mr.biggametae_himself)
James Blackmon, Jr. Indiana (@jimmybuckets1_)
Kyle Wiltjer, Gonzaga (@kwiltzj)
This. Is. Awesome. pic.twitter.com/mpCDN1aisH— Jim Weber (@JimMWeber) March 15, 2016
The 50 NCAA Tournament players you need to know before tomorrow's action tips off.
You'll need a Wall Street Journal subscription to read it, but WSJ writer and U of L Dennis K. Berman comes to terms with his favorite team's scandal and the fact that there's no more Cardinal basketball to watch this month.
Which Conference will win the 2016 NCAA Men's Championship?
Big 12 5/2
Big Ten 7/2
Big East 7/1
Conference USA 25/1
Atlantic 10 66/1
Missouri Valley 66/1
And if you need a letter from Walz himself to get out of work, he can make that happen. Even if your boss is the mayor.
The latest episode of the "35th & KY Podcast" features none other than DeJuan Wheat himself.
One-third of the 15,000 people surveyed for this study said they'd rather make their complete browsing history public than miss all of the NCAA Tournament. The other two-thirds responded either that they don't care that much about the tournament or that they frequently search for clown porn.
In today's "holy sh-t, I'm old" news, Damon Stoudamire has been named the new head coach at Pacific.
My man Seedy K weighs in with his feelings after going through a Cards-less Selection Sunday.
The two local high school basketball players who hit shots that landed them at No. 1 on SportsCenter's top plays proved they weren't one-hit wonders by duplicating their feats on camera.
You have less than a day now to sign up for the CC Bracket Challenge.
Odds to win the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship
Michigan State 11/2
North Carolina 7/1
West Virginia 25/1
Miami (Florida) 33/1
Texas A&M 33/1
Iowa State 50/1
Wichita State 66/1
Notre Dame 100/1
Seton Hall 100/1
Oregon State 250/1
Northern Iowa 300/1
St. Joe's 300/1
Texas Tech 500/1
Arkansas Little Rock 1000/1
Austin Peay 1000/1
CSU Bakersfield 1000/1
Farleigh Dickinson 1000/1
Florida Golf Coast 1000/1
Fresno State 1000/1
Green Bay 1000/1
Holy Cross 1000/1
Middle Tennessee State 1000/1
Southern U 1000/1
South Dakota State 1000/1
Stephen F. Austin 1000/1
Stony Brook 1000/1
UNC Ashville 1000/1
UNC Wilmington 1000/1
Weber State 1000/1
Ticket packages for the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament in November are already available.
The 5th-ranked Louisville baseball team rolled over Xavier yesterday and is back in action against Wright State today.