CT6 Tipoff Breakfast Set For Nov. 1 In Hartford

CT6 Tipoff Breakfast Set For Nov. 1 In Hartford

Panel Discussion To Feature CT6 Coaches Starts At 8 a.m.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The 2011 Connecticut 6 Tip-Off Breakfast will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at the Hartford Marriott Downtown. The event, which is open to the public, kicks-off at 7:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast followed by a 30-minute panel discussion beginning at 8:00 a.m. The panel features all six men's basketball head coaches from the participating schools, including John Gallagher (Hartford), Howie Dickenman (CCSU), first-year head coach Sydney Johnson (Fairfield), Tom Moore (Quinnipiac), Dave Bike (Sacred Heart) and James Jones (Yale).

The cost to attend the breakfast is $10 per attendee. To make reservations, please contact Pat O'Neill at 203-432-2205 or by email at Patrick.oneill@yale.edu.

The third annual Connecticut 6 Classic will be held on Friday, Nov. 11 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The Bulldogs play Central Connecticut in the third game at 8 p.m. Hartford plays Sacred Heart in the first game at 3:30 p.m. followed by Fairfield taking on Quinnipiac.

Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity