CAC Set to Open 2013-14 Basketball Seasons With Opening Tip Event – An Interactive Online Video Chat

York, Pa. - The Capital Athletic Conference will open the 2013-14 men’s and women’s basketball seasons with an interactive video event on Thursday, Nov. 7. Each of the 10 head coaches will discuss their team’s prospects for the upcoming year through video conference technology on Google+ Hangouts.

The CAC Opening Tip Event will begin with the women’s coaches at 12:00 p.m, followed by the men’s coaches at 1:30 p.m. Coaches will each have a 5 minute block of time taking questions from a moderator and online viewers.

The women’s event can be viewed live by clicking here. The link will become live at 11:55 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7.

The men’s event can be viewed live by clicking here. The link will become live at 1:25 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7.

Both video chats will also be archived and available for viewing on the CAC YouTube page.
To enhance audience interaction with the coaches, questions will be field from fans and media via Facebook and Twitter. Post questions to our Facebook page, or Tweet them to us using the hashtag #CAChoops.

Women’s Time Slots (approximate times)
12:00 – CAC office opening statement
12:05 – Christopher Newport
12:10 – Frostburg State
12:15 – Mary Washington
12:20 – Marymount
12:25 – Penn State Harrisburg
12:30 – St. Mary’s
12:35 – Salisbury
12:40 – Southern Virginia
12:45 – Wesley
12:50 – York
12:55 – Release of preseason poll

Men’s Time Slots (approximate times)
1:30 – CAC office opening statement
1:35 – Christopher Newport
1:40 – Frostburg State
1:45 – Mary Washington
1:50 – Marymount
1:55 – Penn State Harrisburg
2:00 – St. Mary’s
2:05 - Salisbury
2:10 – Southern Virginia
2:15 – Wesley
2:20 – York
2:25 – Release of preseason poll