Oct. 26, 2011

Save the Date

COLUMBUS, Ohio – When the Ohio State men’s basketball team plays host to Lamar University Dec. 20, the Buckeyes also will celebrate the return of one of their most celebrated alumni, Bob Knight.

Coach Knight, who currently owns the NCAA career wins record in collegiate coaching (902) while leading Army, Indiana and Texas Tech, will be honored at a luncheon and then later at the game vs. Lamar (8:30 p.m. tip). Lamar is coached by Coach Knight’s son Pat Knight.

The luncheon will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 20 in the Archie Griffin Ballroom of the Ohio Union. The cost is $50 with all proceeds going to the Fred Taylor Ohio State Basketball Managers scholarship fund. Registration for the luncheon is open and can be accessed online at

For additional information please contact Cindy Plummer at or 614-688-3249 or call 614-292-0043 to purchase tickets.