TOLEDO - Toledo will hold its fifth-annual "Rockets For the Cure" day on Saturday, Feb. 16, as the Midnight Blue & Gold entertain Kent State at 2:00 p.m. The MAC cross-division matchup will help benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure of Northwest Ohio. The team encourages everyone in attendance to wear pink in support of cancer research.
Groups that purchase 15 or more tickets may purchase tickets for only $5.00. The first 500 group tickets purchased will receive a FREE "Rockets for the Cure" commemorative t-shirt.
Tickets will be also sold for a live raffle throughout the game. Immediately following the contest, guest emcee Chrys Peterson will host a live auction for the UT players' pink game jerseys.
Last season, Toledo raised a record $18,010.00 for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, surpassing the previous year's total of $14,366.00.