Special eVents

Jimmy V in NYC

Team ESPN, Madison Square Garden and The V Foundation again team up to bring you the 2011 Jimmy V Basketball Classic New York Dinner and Auction. The event is set for Thursday, October 13, and will be hosted by Co-Chairmen Steve Lavin, Bill Raftery and Dereck Whittenburg.

The dinner, serving as the prelude for December’s Jimmy V Classic, will feature the head coaches of the 2011 Classic teams. Men’s coaches Jay Wright (Villanova), Buzz Williams (Marquette), Frank Haith (Missouri) and Lorenzo Romar (Washington) are expected to attend.

The featured women’s coaches are Geno Auriemma, head coach of Connecticut and Gary Blair, the coach of the defending national Champions, Texas A&M.

Packages that include tickets for the Dinner/Auction and the December Classic games are available for purchase. For information regarding ticket packages and event details, please visit jimmyv.org or contact Joyce Aschenbrenner ([email protected].)