Alumni to return to the hardwood Saturday, November 12

Release Date:
November 10, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

Former Hilbert College men’s basketball players from all eras will return to the Hafner Recreation Center for an alumni basketball game on Saturday, November 12th at 12:30pm. The game will precede the Hawks’ 3pm exhibition game against Durham College of Canada.

Any former players interested in participating are encouraged to contact head men’s basketball coach Rob deGrandpre at (716) 926-8803 or  

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.