University of Kansas basketball coaches Bill Self and Bonnie Henrickson will tip off this year’s season of the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer program on Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 5-7 p.m. at Maceli’s, 1031 New Hampshire, Lawrence. The Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer Reception includes hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, a silent auction and remarks by both coaches about the upcoming Jayhawk basketball season.
The auction includes a piece of the Allen Fieldhouse floor, signed basketballs from both the men’s and women’s teams and autographed photos. Each attendee will also receive a commemorative gift.
The event is sold out. Media wishing to cover the event should contact Jill Sittenauer at the American Cancer Society at 800.359.1025.