'Black Out' planned in Percefull Fieldhouse Feb 13

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'Black Out' planned in Percefull Fieldhouse Feb 13

Northwestern Oklahoma State University hopes to “Black Out” the stands of Percefull Fieldhouse Thursday, Feb. 13, when the Rangers go up against Southeastern Oklahoma State University.  The “Black Out” event is part of the University’s Spirit Week that begins Monday, Feb. 10.

Northwestern will give away 700 black t-shirts as part of its goal to “Black Out” Percefull Fieldhouse. T-shirts will be given away at the main (east) entrance to the Fieldhouse beginning at 5 p.m. All fans are asked to wear black to the game.

The women’s game begins at 5:30 p.m., as the Rangers play host to Southeastern Oklahoma State University. The men’s game follows at approximately 7:30 p.m.

Spirit weeks begins with a free movie at Rialto, to the first 100 students to arrive, on Monday, Feb. 10.  Northwestern will give away free NWOSU sunglasses at the Lady Ranger softball game at 1 p.m., Tuesday.  The student verses faculty basketball game is Wednesday at 7 p.m., after a pep rally at 6:30 p.m., both in Percefull Fieldhouse.  The Northwestern “Black Out” event is Thursday at the Ranger basketball games.  Free sunglasses will be passed out at Friday’s Ranger baseball game at 1 p.m. at Myers Stadium.  The spirit week events culminate Saturday with a Ranger baseball game at noon at Myers Stadium and men’s and women’s basketball games at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Percefull Fieldhouse.

Northwestern also invites high school seniors to the Saturday Showcase, Feb. 15 where they can meet faculty, staff and student organizations.  Seniors will also receive free admission to Saturday’s games.

For more information on Northwestern’s spirit week contact Kaylyn Hansen, director of student life and counseling, at (580) 327-8439 or klhansen@nwosu.edu.