Local youth basketball players will have a special opportunity to meet members of The University of Scranton men's and women's basketball teams when the Royals and Lady Royals host Elizabethtown in a Landmark Conference doubleheader on Saturday in the Long Center.
As part of the 2018 Jesuit Basketball Spotlight Week of Service, all youth basketball players will be admitted free of charge if they wear their youth basketball jersey or a basketball camp t-shirt. Following each game, members of The University of Scranton teams will sign autographs in the lobby of the Long Center.
Saturday's doubleheader begins with the men taking on Elizabethtown at 2 p.m. Action will continue when the women's teams from Scranton and Elizabethtown square off at 4 p.m.
Regular admission prices for all men's and women's basketball games is $5 for adults (ages 18-61) and $3 for seniors (ages 62 and older) and students (ages 8-17). Children 7 and younger are admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult. All University of Scranton faculty, staff and students are also admitted free of charge with Royal ID.