Loyola Basketball To "Tick Down To Tipoff"

Oct. 12, 2007

Baltimore, Md. - Loyola College's athletic website,, today launched a Countdown Clock that will appear on the main page and the sport-specific pages counting down to the season openers for the men's and women's basketball teams on Friday, November 7. Both teams are slated to tip off at 7 o'clock with the women hosting Drexel at Reitz Arena and the men visiting Towson.

Through access of the clock, surfers will be taken to a web page where they can gather preseason information on both Loyola teams in preparation for the openers. Previews, rosters and game notes are among the items that will added as the clock ticks down to zero.

While women's basketball will participate in closed scrimmages while working toward getting ready for the November 7 opener, the men host Villa Julie in an exhibition on Friday, November 2, at 7:00 p.m.