Mercer To Host Cancer Awareness Night at Men's Basketball Game Jan 31st


On Tuesday, January 31st, the MCCC Athletic Department will be hosting Cancer Awareness Night during its men’s basketball game vs Del Tech at 6:00 PM. The night is being sponsored by Dr. Redlich with A+ Sports Medicine.  All proceeds from the game will be donated to the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Cancer Center. The RWJ University Hospital Cancer Center is located in Hamilton and serves communities within six county regions including Mercer.


Student Life will be providing giveaways during the game which will also feature some guest speakers.  Fans attending will have the chance to fill out small signs to honor survivors, those fighting and those who have lost their battle with cancer.  The signs will be left on display in the gym lobby following the game. There will be Viking Strong Cancer Awareness T-shirts for sale at the game.


Admission is free for MCCC Students with student ID.  General Admission is $3, Non-Mercer students $2 and Seniors $2.  Children under age 12 are free. (Proceeds from admissions to this game to benefit the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Cancer Center.)