The Longhorns Kids Court officially kicks off Wednesday, Dec. 16
Dec. 14, 2009
The Longhorns Kids Court 2009-10 season officially kicks off on Wednesday, Dec. 16 when the Women’s Basketball team faces Mississippi. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
Longhorns Kids Court is a FREE pregame event for all young Longhorns fans ages 18 and under and their families, and is held at the Cooley Pavilion adjacent to the Frank Erwin Center (site of all UT home games). Activities offered during this event include inflatables, basketball hoops for younger and older children, face painting and other contests. Special guests include Hook ‘Em, the UT mascot, and Santa Claus.
There will be a special autograph session with the Longhorns and head coach Gail Goestenkors on the court following the game against Mississippi. All children who participate in the Longhorns Kids Court receive a free poster for the autographs.
Longhorns Kids Court opens 90 minutes before tipoff, and closes 15 minutes prior to tipoff to allow patrons to enter the Erwin Center for the game.
For those interested in attending Longhorns Kids Court, follow the signs outside the Erwin Center (on the concourse level) into Cooley Pavilion. From Red River St., go up the stairs which separate the Erwin Center and Cooley Pavilion; if you are coming to the game and walking from the south side of the Erwin Center, you can use the walkway to the concourse level of the Erwin Center and enter Cooley Pavilion from that side.
The Longhorns Kids Court will also hold pregame activities on the following dates:
• Saturday, Jan. 9 -- Texas A&M