YPSILANTI, Mich. (EMUEagles.com) —The Eastern Michigan University Athletics Department announced today, October 19, its promotional schedule for the 2023-24 men’s basketball season. The Eagles will host a full slate of unique promotions and exciting matches. To get your season tickets, five-star flex packs, group tickets and single game tickets, visit EMUEagles.com/tickets. All fans who purchase season tickets will also receive a free clear tote bag and can participate in the exclusive event for season ticket holders.
Eastern’s home schedule begins Saturday, Nov. 11 against Georgia Southern at 12 p.m. in the MAC-Sun Belt Challenge.
2023-24 EASTERN MEN’S BASKETBALL PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE
Saturday, November 11 vs. Georgia Southern | 12 p.m.
Opening at home – Eastern Men’s Basketball begins another home season at the George Gervin GameAbove Center. Fans of the game will receive free posters on the calendar.
Military Appreciation Game – All active and former military personnel can claim free tickets through Eastern’s partnership with VetTix and will be recognized at the game.
Saturday, November 18 vs. Cleveland State | 1:00 p.m. (doubleheader)
Legacy Day: A celebration of EMU Basketball – Eastern Michigan will dedicate its court to former head coach Ben Braun and celebrate the history of the program. Fans can purchase a special “Ben Braun Package” for $19.91 that includes a limited edition replica jersey from 1991. Click here to buy yours now and learn more about this legendary day here.
Double program: Stay for the women’s basketball game at 3:30 p.m. against SIU-Edwardsville.
Friday, December 1 vs. Lake Superior State | 7 p.m.
Rising Stars Evening – EMU will host local youth/AAU teams and youth players from across the state for an exclusive party with t-shirts, autographs, and meet and greets with the team.
Friday December 8 against Oakland | 7 p.m.
Happy Hour on Friday evening and the last day of classes – End the work week and semester with Happy Hour at the George Gervin GameAbove Center. All fans and students can enjoy discounted beers from open house until announcement and all AGM tickets are 50% off.
Thursday December 21 against Hampton | 13 hours
Holiday Hoops – Enjoy holiday-themed contests and content and enter the ugly sweater contest for a Christmas gift package. Fans of the game can win a free ticket to an upcoming game by bringing a non-perishable food item to the Kroger Holiday Food Drive.
Saturday December 30 against Northwood | 13 hours
New Year Celebration – Out with the old, in with the new year. Fans can get free 2024 glasses and participate in our Leave 2023 Behind event.
Kids club day – All Jr. Eagles Kids Club members can attend the game for free! Additionally, all members can participate in an exclusive High Five Tunnel and post-match shootouts on the field. Sign up for the Jr. Eagles Kids Club in by clicking here.
Saturday, January 6 vs. Kent State | 3:30 p.m. (doubleheader)
Superheroes and Princesses Day – Meet your favorite action heroes and all their friends from your family’s favorite movies and comics. Photo opportunities and activities are available and fans of the game can get a superhero-themed gift item.
Doubleheader – At 1 p.m., join the East women’s team for their game against Toledo as they celebrate Swoop’s birthday party at the game! An extravaganza of mascots and heroes!
Tuesday, January 9 vs. Central Michigan | 7 p.m.
Blackout game – Be loud and wear black as we take on rival Central Michigan.
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Game – All UEM establishments and staff can benefit from a 50% discount on tickets for the match.
Tuesday, January 16 vs. Ball State | 7 p.m.
Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Join EMU as we commemorate the life and impact of Martin Luther King Jr. as part of the campus-wide celebration.
Saturday January 27 against Buffalo | 3:30 p.m. (doubleheader)
Appreciation of first responders – All first responders and frontline workers can claim free tickets to the game, with family members and guests also receiving 50% off their tickets.
Oktoberfest – Enjoy discounted beers from the start of the women’s basketball game until the start of the men’s game, plus taste some of the best beers in the Southeast Michigan region.
Doubleheader – At 1 p.m., join the Eastern women’s team for their game against Ball State as they kick off BeerFest and host Military Appreciation Day at their game.
Tuesday, January 30 vs. Akron | 7 p.m.
White breakdown! – Whiten the zippers! Find your best EMU white jersey and come to the game ready to cheer on the Eagles with fans at the game able to get a rally towel.
Tuesday February 6 against Toledo | 7 p.m.
Celebrating Black History Month – Join Eastern Michigan as they recognize and honor distinguished Black alumni, athletics staff and coaches.
Saturday February 17 against Bowling Green | 3:30 p.m. (doubleheader)
Retro Arcade Day – Experience the George Gervin GameAbove Center transformed into your favorite arcade with themed games and activations throughout the building celebrating the evolution of gaming.
Doubleheader – At 1 p.m., join the Eastern women’s team for their game against Northern Illinois to kick off Retro Arcade Day.
Tuesday, February 27 vs. Western Michigan | 7 p.m.
Sitcom evening – Fans of the game can get a “The Office” themed gift and participate in fun activities and promotions incorporating some of your favorite sitcoms and TV shows.
Saturday March 2 against Miami | 13 hours
Senior Day and Fan Appreciation Day – Catch the final home game of the season as EMU celebrates its senior class and thanks all its fans for supporting another fantastic season of Eastern Basketball.