October 14, 2008

The Madness Invades Campus Radio

by Katie Parker, sports information graduate assistant

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - The Georgia College & State University student radio station, 88.9 WGUR, will broadcast tonight's Midnight Madness men's and women's basketball scrimmages.

The festivities are scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. with all-you-can-eat pancakes. The scrimmages will begin shortly after midnight, marking the official start of practice for the 2008-09 basketball season. Pre-mass communication students Chandler Lee and Caleb Rule will be live on the air for WGUR at midnight to broadcast the women's scrimmage followed by the men's game.

The GCSU Department of Athletics sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Follow the Bobcats and their positive impact on the Milledgeville community at www.gcsu.edu/bobcats.