Coach Cullop gets ready for her first pitch

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TOLEDO, Ohio - University of Toledo women's basketball coach Tricia Cullop will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Detroit Tigers game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park in Detroit on Thursday, Sept. 21. Game time is 7:10 p.m.

Thursday's division match-up in the "Motor City" has been designated as The University of Toledo Night. In addition to Coach Cullop throwing out the first pitch, the UT Choir will perform the national anthem and Rocky and Rocksy will be in attendance.

Fans can purchase a special ticket package for the contest which includes a game ticket and an exclusive Detroit Tigers/University of Toledo limited edition hat. Tickets prices range from $20.00-$38.00 and are available for purchase at tigers.com/ut with $5.00 being donated to the UT General Scholarship Fund.

13abc's Justin Feldkamp asked Cullop to play catch as a way to practice and she accepted the invite.