Penn State Abington Basketball Teams to Host “Take Your Kid to a Game Day”

Penn State Abington Basketball Teams to Host “Take Your Kid to a Game Day”

ABINGTON, Pa. – The Penn State Abington men's and women's basketball teams will combine to host the first-ever “Take Your Kid to a Game Day” on Sunday, Feb. 10, at the Athletic Building Gymnasium. Both teams will take on North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) opponent Gallaudet University, with the women tipping off at 12 p.m. and the men at 2 p.m.

Children of all ages are invited to attend the games, where they will have the opportunity to meet both teams and join them in their pre-game ceremony. There will also be giveaways and other fun activities provided by Athletics, along with information regarding camps and clinics provided by Penn State Abington.

Admission to both games will be free of charge to everyone in attendance.

As part of a continuing community service program within the athletic department, student-athletes are involved in a variety of service programs, benefiting both the campus and surrounding communities.

For additional information regarding the event, please contact Deanna Bosley at or 215-881-7339 or contact the Penn State Abington athletic office at 215-881-7417.

*Release courtesy of Jeff Dobbin, Penn State Abington sports information director


The North Eastern Athletic Conference has thirteen NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Cazenovia College, College of St. Elizabeth, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Pennsylvania State University - Abington, Pennsylvania State University - Berks, Pennsylvania State University -Harrisburg, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Institute of Technology, SUNY Morrisville State College, Wells College, and Wilson College.  Associate members are: Hilbert College (M Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse) and Rutgers University - Camden (M Golf & M Tennis).  The North Eastern Athletic Conference has partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sports of men’s and women’s tennis.