MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. -- Can't make it to Chippewa Challenge? No problem. You can still lend a hand to Central Michigan University athletics and pick up some outstanding memorabilia and merchandise.
The silent auction, annually held in conjunction with the Chippewa Challenge dinner, has been expanded online beginning Thursday, June 1. Online bidding ends with the close of the dinner on the day of the event, Friday, June 9.
Among the dozens of items up for bid:
An Antonio Brown autographed CMU football jersey
A deep-sea fishing/beachfront vacation in Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
A LeBron James autographed Cleveland Cavaliers jersey
four tickets to a Detroit Pistons game during the 2017-18 season in the brand new Little Caesars Pizza Arena.
A seven-day, six-night stay at the Alpine Bank Condo in Snowmass Colorado. The deluxe two bedroom, two bathroom condo offers a beautiful view of the ski mountain, full kitchen, large outdoor hot tub, entertainment center, living/dining room, and gas fireplace.