RENO, Nev. - University of Nevada men's and women's basketball coaches David Carter and Jane Albright will headline the second annual Nevada Basketball Holiday Event at the Silver and Blue Outfitters store in Meadowood Mall on Thursday, December 10 from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Carter and Albright will be joined by the Pack's mascot, Alphie, and cheerleaders. Alphie will be on hand to sign copies of the new Wolf Pack children's mascot book titled "The Wild Wolf Pack Mystery." Fans will have the unique opportunity to view the 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 WAC Championship trophies won by the men's basketball team. Fans will also have the opportunity to get a free family photo taken with Coach Carter and Coach Albright in front of the Silver and Blue Christmas tree.
Silver and Blue Outfitters will also be offering some great sales throughout the day as part of the annual holiday event. Silver and Blue Outfitters, which began as an online retailer several years ago, recently celebrated the first anniversary of its store in Meadowood Mall. The store is owned and operated by Nevada alums Mark Glodowski and Brad Platt and features a wide variety of Wolf Pack apparel and merchandise for fans of all ages.
"The Wolf Pack basketball programs are a great sense of pride and accomplishment for the Nevada family." Glodowski said. "It's awesome to welcome Coach Carter and Coach Albright into the store to celebrate Nevada basketball as their seasons kick into gear."