Albany, Georgia – The Albany Tech Titans will officially kick off the 2017-2018 basketball season and a decade of basketball with the Homecoming events and the first home game on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, beginning at 7pm at Albany State University’s HPER Gymnasium. The Titans will play the Action Sports Academy Cougars.
Kicking off the week’s events on Monday, October 30th with a Foundation golf tournament themed “Celebrating a Decade of Titans,” Homecoming Week will include a Titans Challenge Day with a Chili Cook- off and Wing Eating Contest and a Costume and Pumpkin Decorating Contest on Tuesday. Wednesday will be Titans Tailgating Day with sending the Titans off for what is hoped to be a victory at the evening game.
An alumni and returning player brunch will be held at the Albany Tech Student Center at 11am on Saturday, October 28th with a 6pm “Old School vs. New School” game at ASU’s HPER Gym where players from previous seasons will scrimmage with current team players.
This season, the Titans only have one returning player from last season, with one returning starter. The Lady Titans have seven returning players with two returning starters.
About Albany Technical College
A public postsecondary institution of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), Albany Technical College provides technical education and training support for the evolving workforce needs of Southwest Georgia through traditional and online classroom settings. Albany Tech is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS/COC). For more information about Albany Tech, go to www.albanytech.edu or become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/AlbanyTech or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/AlbanyTech. You can also subscribe to our YouTube Channel by visiting www.youtube.com/albanytech1 .
About the Albany Tech Titans
As part of the Albany Technical College Athletics Division, the Albany Tech Titans were launched in 2007 with a men’s team, followed by a women’s team that began in 2008. The Titans are part of the Georgia Collegiate Association (GCAA) conference and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), with several past players moving on to play with Division I universities. For more information on the Albany Tech Titans, visit the Titans Athletics link at albanytech.edu or become a fan on Facebook at facebook.com/titanscourt.