Men's Basketball Opens November 6
Exhibition game - 7pm - followed by team social
- Release Date:
- October 23, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
On Friday November 6, the Hilbert College Hawks open the 2009-10 men’s basketball season at home with an exhibition game against Mohawk College of Canada at 7:00 p.m. Following the game, the team will host its fifth annual team social at Danny’s Buffalo Cuisine, located less than 5 minutes from campus at the corner of Abbott Road and Route 20A in Orchard Park. Families, friends, students, and other supporters of the Hawks are welcome to join the players and coaching staff from 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. to celebrate the start of a new season.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.