Women's Basketball season tips off with Haunted Hoops

A jack-o-lantern style basketball passes through the netThe UAB women's basketball team will tip off the 2013-14 season with an exhibition game against Georgia Southwestern at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, at Bartow Arena. The game has been designated as Haunted Hoops and will feature fun (and maybe even spooky) surprises.

Haunted Hoops night will include several Halloween-themed children's activities in the concourse, and fans of all ages are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes. Prizes will be given away to the best dressed.

The UAB pep band, cheerleaders and Golden Girls will also perform.

Admission is free and open to the public, so gather your friends and family and show the Blazers your support. Bartow Arena gates will open at 6 p.m.