MOUNT PLEASANT -- Is Rowdie the best mascot basketball player out there? Is Mongo Man really seven feet tall? Is Big Boy a big baller?
Those questions and more will be answered this Saturday, Feb. 2, as Central Michigan University Athletics brings you Mascot Basketball during halftime of the Chippewa men's game against Buffalo.
Saturday features a doubleheader with the CMU women facing Miami at 4 p.m., and the men hosting Buffalo at 6 p.m.
Mascots scheduled to play at halftime of the men's game are CMU basketball's own Rowdie, Griff from the Grand Rapids Griffins, the Pixie Elf, Bookie the SBX Bear, Big Boy, Lou E. Loon from the Great Lakes Loons, and the man in the middle, Mongo Man from bd's Mongolian Barbeque in Okemos.
CMU men's players will also be having an autograph session following the game.
Tickets are available at the gate or by calling 1-888-FIRE-UP2.