Patriot League Men's Basketball Media Day Tips Off 2012-13 Season



Oct. 23, 2012

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - The 2012-13 Patriot League men's basketball season is just over two weeks away, and the unofficial tip-off comes on Wednesday with the sport's Media Day held at Arts Quest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, Pa.

All eight Patriot League men's basketball head coaches will be on hand for the media session, along with student-athletes including Lehigh seniors C.J. McCollum and Gabe Knutson and Bucknell senior Mike Muscala. The Patriot League preseason poll, player of the year and All-League team will be announced during the Media Day.

The Patriot League will be producing video interviews with each head coach and student-athlete, and fans can participate by sending their questions through Twitter using #PLMBB. The Patriot League's men's basketball Twitter account, @PL_MBB, will have live coverage of the event beginning with the announcement of the preseason awards at 10:15 a.m. The coverage will continue with opening remarks by the eight head coaches and Patriot League Executive Director Carolyn Schlie Femovich beginning at 11 a.m. Fans can also continue to send in their comments by using #PLMBB throughout the media session.

After the Media Day, video interviews and footage of the opening remarks will be available on Patriot League All-Access and YouTube pages. Make sure to send your questions in using #PLMBB and then see if you were picked!