CIT 2012 Edition      
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2012 CIT Schedule

Friday, January 27
11 a.m. CIT Chapel

1 p.m. CUNE v. CUW (W)
3:15 p.m. CUAA v. CUNE (M)

6:00 p.m. CUC v. CUAA (W)
8:15 p.m. CUC v. CUW (M)

10-12 p.m. CUC Postgame Celebration (Healy's Westside)

Saturday, January 28
9-11 a.m. CUChicago Men's & Women's Basketball Alumni Brunch

12 p.m. Women's Consolation Game
2:15 p.m. Men's Consolation Game

5 p.m. Women's Championship Game
7:15 p.m. Men's Championship Game

Postgame Awards Ceremony & Closing Tournament Devotions

Sunday, January 29
10 a.m. Celebration Worship with guest preacher Rev. Tom Faszholz

Cougar Spotlight

Basketball alumni will be featured guests during CIT weekend as worship leaders including Matt Hoehner ’98 in Friday’s Chapel and Coach Tom Faszholz in Sunday’s Worship. Learn More>>

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Cougars Take Home Court Advantage for CIT 2012

Founded in 1951, the annual Concordia Invitational Tournament (CIT) has showcased outstanding basketball competition and legendary rivalries for more than 60 years. This winter CIT comes home to the River Forest campus Friday-Sunday, January 27-29. All alumni are invited to join the Gold Rush for a spirit-filled weekend of activities. Advanced Two-Day Passes are only $15 until January 26 (Save $9!)   
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Past CIT Champions Receive Half-Time Honors

Concordia-Chicago has hoisted the CIT Championship Trophy 18 times in tournament history. Members of these honored men’s & women’s teams will be recognized at a special half-time presentation during Friday’s Home Game (8:15 p.m. tip). Players, coaches and managers able to attend the festivities are asked to reply to the Office of Alumni Relations by Friday, January 20. RSVP Today>>

Pep Band Alumni Invited to Tune Up for CIT

C-O-N-C-O-R-D-I-A: All former band mates are encouraged to add their sound to the fight song and other fan favorites to root the Cougars on to victory. Those alumni playing with the band will receive complimentary admission to CUChicago tournament sessions. Alumni able to participate are asked to reply to the Office of Alumni Relations by Friday, January 20.  RSVP Today>>

Alumni Celebration Continues After the Game

All alumni are invited to gather Friday, January 27 at Healy’s Westside (7321 Madison/Forest Park) after the CIT home games to unplug from today and reconnect with classmates. Cost is $25 per person and includes two hours (10 p.m. – 12 a.m.) of food and beverage as well as a $10 Gift to Cougar Basketball. Advanced registration is encouraged. RSVP Today>>

Basketball Alumni Gather for Saturday Brunch

Men and Women Basketball alumni are invited to join teammates for a casual morning on Saturday, January 28 9 -11 a.m. in the OP/RF Room of the Koehneke Community Center. Coach Tom Faszholz and Coach Al “Fritz” Hermann ’64 are a few of the guests already confirmed. Cost is $10/Adult, $5/Children (3-12), 3 and under FREE.  Advanced registration is encouraged.
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Cougar Champions Club Sustains Tradition

Members of the Cougar Champions Club make an immediate impact on our Athletic Department’s ability to meet annual needs of its student athletes. These gifts also make participation in special programs like the Concordia Invitational Tournament possible. Consider making a gift today to help keep the Cougar spirit alive! Give Today>>



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