The Charlotte 49ers will kick off the 2011-12 basketball season by hosting Basketball Madness and 49ers Fan Day, both presented by Barnes and Noble at UNC Charlotte. Madness will be hosted Thursday, Oct. 20 from 9:00 - 10:30 p.m. and will feature the unveiling of a new look Norm the Niner, an official fan t-shirt for the 2011-12 season - which will be voted on by fans and available around the home opener - and some traditional elements including the opportunity to meet the teams and the Slam Dunk Contest presented by American Campus Communities.
The more family-friendly Fan Day will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22 at 3:00 p.m. Fan Day will include team scrimmages, autograph signings, locker room tours, a youth clinic and other activities for the kids. Registration for the youth clinic is available by
clicking here. Registration will close on Wednesday, October 19, 2011. Both events will be held at Halton Are