November 11, 2010

Owens Men’s Basketball to Host Express Tip-Off Classic, Nov. 12-13

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – The Owens Community College men’s basketball team will take an overall 2-0 record into this weekend as they host their annual Express Tip-Off Classic tournament, Friday-Saturday, Nov. 12-13.

Beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, the host Express will face Marygrove College JVs, while Kellogg Community College will take on Lourdes College JVs at 9 p.m.

On Saturday (Nov. 13), Owens will play against Kellogg at 1 p.m.

All home games are played at the College’s Student Health and Activities Center on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township. Admission to all home games is free.

Owens Community College is a fully accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit