Dillard University will host the Bleu Devil Classic, its annual basketball doubleheader versus crosstown rival Xavier, on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. The games will take place in Dent Hall Gymnasium on the Dillard campus. The Lady Bleu Devils will take on the Gold Nuggets at 5 p.m., and the men's game will follow at 7 p.m. The games will be preceded by a party in Kabacoff Plaza featuring refreshments, music and entertainment.
Tickets go on sale in the Dillard University cashier's office in Rosenwald Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 18. The cashier's hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. General admission tickets are $15 and student tickets are $10. VIP seating (pictured) is $25.
For more information on the Bleu Devil Classic and the Billy Ray Hobley Gala, please call the Athletic Department at (504) 816-4953 or Sports Information Director Victor Turner at (504) 816-4451, or visit www.dillardbleudevils.com.