UAB Women’s Basketball goes pink for cancer awareness

UAB Women’s Basketball will recognize breast cancer patients, families, and survivors during game against Western Kentucky on Feb. 16.

UAB Women’s BasketballBballJoomla, in collaboration with the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB, is going pink to increase awareness for the fight against breast cancer. On Saturday, Feb. 16, at 2 p.m., UAB will play Western Kentucky at Bartow Arena, 617 13th Street, Birmingham.

Tickets are $2 for current cancer fighters, survivors and their families, and all UAB employees. Along with discounted tickets, pink infinity scarves will be given to the first 300 fans through the doors.

Breast cancer fighters and survivors will be honored on the court during halftime. Survivors are especially encouraged to attend and take part in this annual event. Attendees are encouraged to wear pink and show their support. Please RSVP with first and last names to by Feb. 14 to take part in the halftime presentation.

To get the discounted tickets, print this image and bring it with you to the Bartow Arena Ticket Office from Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. or two hours before tip-off Feb. 16.

The naming and gift will be formally considered for acceptance by the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees at its February meeting.

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