Head men’s basketball coach Billy Donlon and head women’s basketball coach Mike Bradbury will headline the annual preseason basketball luncheon on October 23. The event, which will be emceed by the Voice of the Raiders Chris Collins, will take place at 11:30 am at the Wright State Berry Room.
The men, coming off a 23-win season in 2012-13, return 97 percent of the scoring and 94 percent of the rebounding from last year's squad. Donlon was named the Horizon League Coach of the Year after leading the Raiders to the finals of the Horizon League and the semifinals of the College Basketball Invitational (CBI).
The women return the possible Preseason Horizon League Player of the Year in junior guard Kim Demmings, who averaged 19.6 points per game last season. WSU will also see the return of junior guard Courtney Boyd, who missed last season due to an injury, along with 88 percent of its scoring and 83 percent of its rebounding from 2012-13.
The cost of the luncheon is $15 paid in advance at the athletic department. Reservations will be taken until Monday, Oct. 21. For more information, call 775-2771.