SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- The Sacramento State men's basketball team will tip off the 2012-13 season with Monday Night Madness on Oct. 29 at the new Residence Hall basketball courts on campus.
The hour long event will begin at 7:30 p.m., and feature free food, music, team introductions, a photo session with Sacramento State basketball players and a Residence Hall East vs. West basketball challenge. A booth will be set up for photographs with the players, and free souvenir photos will be made available.
The night will also include a performance by the Sacramento State Dance Team.
Sacramento State opens the basketball season the following night on Tuesday, Oct. 30, with a home exhibition game against Simpson at 7:05 p.m. That will mark the team's lone exhibition game, and the Hornets open the regular season on Friday, Nov. 9, with a home contest against UC Merced.
Three of Sacramento State's first four games will be at the Nest, including the basketball version of the Causeway Classic against UC Davis on Nov. 20.