The Fort Valley State University Department of Athletics will host its inaugural All-Star Basketball Reunion Weekend Feb. 10-11 on campus. The two-day event is a tribute to all student-athletes, coaches, trainers, managers, statisticians and administrators who contributed to the legacy of the university’s basketball program. The reunion includes a weekend full of activities that culminate with the FVSU and Albany State University basketball match-up.
Reunion activities begin Friday, Feb. 10, with a meet and greet reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by the Alumni Basketball Game at 7:30 p.m. in historic Woodward Gymnasium. On Sat. Feb. 11, Lady Wildcats’ head basketball coach, Lonnie Bartley—who has 607 wins to date—is the keynote speaker at a noon luncheon in the Student Amenities Building. Later that day, the Wildcats and Golden Rams compete on the hard court. The women’s game begins at 6 p.m. in the Health and Physical Education Complex; the men play at 8 p.m.