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Lu to host Alumni Night at Feb. 22 basketball game

Lamar University alumni will be the featured guests when the Lamar Cardinals take on the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks WednesdayFeb. 22, in the Montagne Center.

Tipoff will be at 7 p.m. in the men’s contest – with this and three other games remaining in the regular Southland Conference basketball season. 

All Lamar University alumni will receive half-price admission for Alumni Night, said Linda LeBlanc, assistant director of alumni affairs. They should use the discount code ‘Alumni’ to order tickets online ( or identify themselves as Lamar graduates at the ticket office, LeBlanc said.

“Be sure and get your LU Alumni sticker when you enter the Montagne Center,” she said. 

LeBlanc urged alumni to arrive early for the pre-game ceremonies, which include the presentation of the game ball by Jack Tortorice, president of the LU Alumni Advisory Board.

“Join your fellow alumni to cheer on the Cardinals!” she said.

Additional information is available at the Office of Alumni Affair, (409) 880-8921,