Sharp, Knight To Throw Out Ceremonial First Pitches|
April 11, 2001
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech baseball program will honor its men's and women's basketball programs as head coaches Marsha Sharp and Bob Knight will throw out the ceremonial first pitches on Friday night at 7 p.m. to kick-off the Texas Tech-Texas A&M weekend series.
Coach Sharp led the Lady Raiders to the NCAA Sweet 16 this past season while Coach Knight recently took over the helm of the men's basketball program on March 23rd and will be making his first local public appearance since his hiring.
Tickets for the series are expected to be a hot commodity as the Tech-A&M baseball series is always a big attraction. Tickets for the three-game series can be purchased by calling the Texas Tech Athletic Ticket office at (806)742-TECH or by visiting the ticket office online at www.texastech.com. The Dan Law Field ticket office will open at 5 p.m. on Friday night and will open two hours prior to each game on Saturday and Sunday.