TIP-OFF BARBEQUE - Our annual Tip-Off Barbeque with coaches and players was held on Thursday, October 17. Members had the opportunity to watch the Gators practice, meet the players and hear from the coaches. Coach Mike White discussed the team and the upcoming season and answered questions from our members.
NEXT PRE-GAME MEETING - Our first pre-game meeting of the season will be at 11:00AM on Sunday, November 10 before the FSU game (which tips off at 1:00PM). Speakers will include Asst. Coach Jordan Mincy, Gainesville Sun beat writer Graham Hall and Denver Parler, Sports Information Director, UAA Communications for Basketball. We will meet in the Press Deck on level 3 of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Enter the lobby just behind Heisman Plaza. Our lunch buffet will include the following:
Tossed Garden Salad with Ranch and Vinaigrette Dressings
Red Bliss Potato Salad
Pasta Salad Primavera
Deli Meat Platter: Cajun Turkey, Roast Beef, Roast Turkey and Honey Glazed Ham
Cheese Platter: Swiss, American and Provolone
Lettuce, Tomatoes, Sprouts and Onions Platter
Assorted Breads and Rolls
Condiments: Mayonnaise and Mustard
Ice Tea, Lemonade, Coffee
CHARLESTON CLASSIC - The Gators will compete in an 8-team tournament in Charleston, SC from November 21 to 24. The other 7 teams are St. Joseph's, Xavier, Miami, Connecticut, Missouri State, Towson and Buffalo. For information and tickets, please visit http://espnevents.com/charleston-classic/tickets/
BREAKFAST WITH COACH MIKE WHITE - On Thursday, December 5 from 7:30AM to 9:00AM,the Gator Tip-Off Club will hold its "Breakfast With Coach Mike White" at the Wyndham Garden Gainesville at 2900 SW 13th Street. The cost is $20 per member, and guests are welcome (also $20 each). Click on the attachment below to sign up.
POST-SEASON BANQUET - Our final event for the 2019-20 season will be our Post-Season Banquet with players and coaches. This banquet will likely be held in April 2020 in the Gator Room in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (at the southwest corner of the stadium behind the Gator statue). Details will be out following the conclusion of the season.
MEMBERSHIP - To join the Gator Tip-Off Club for the 2019-2020 season, please go to the "MEMBERSHIP & FORMS" tab above.
Click on "UPCOMING EVENTS" (above) for the latest on:
1) Our schedule for pre-game meetings & meals
2) Our first pre-game meeting - November 10 before the FSU game
3) Our upcoming Breakfast With Coach Mike White (SIGN UP NOW - Go to "UPCOMING EVENTS" above)
4) The Charleston Classic