Football in February Adds Two Events
Feb. 3, 2010
LAWRENCE, Kan. — In addition to this week’s Football in February events in Lawrence and Kansas City, Kansas Athletics and Head Football Coach Turner Gill have added two additional events in Topeka (Feb. 8) and Wichita (Feb. 15).
The events will showcase KU’s 2010 football recruiting class and give fans an opportunity to meet the new head coach.
On Monday, February 8, fans can gather at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Topeka (1717 SW Topeka Blvd).
On the following Monday, February 15, fans can meet Gill and preview the 2010 Jayhawks at the Wichita Marriott Hotel in Wichita (9100 Corporate Hills Dr.).
The Topeka and Wichita events follow two events this week.
At the National Signing Day Event on Wednesday, Feb. 3, fans can gather at the new Oread Hotel (12th Street between Indiana and Louisiana Streets) adjacent to the KU campus.
On Thursday, February 4, fans can meet Gill and preview the 2010 Jayhawks at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center.
All events are free and open to the public and will run from 6-7:30 p.m. Each night will include complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Gill will address the crowd, meet and mingle with fans and show highlights of the incoming Jayhawks.
Football in February Events Schedule:
Wednesday, February 3
The Oread Hotel
1200 Oread Ave.
Lawrence, KS 66044
Thursday, February 4
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel
6100 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211
Monday, February 8
Capital City Plaza
1717 SW Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS 66612
Monday, February 15
6 7:30 p.m.
Wichita Marriott Hotel
9100 Corporate Hills Dr.
Wichita, KS 67207
6:00 pm Event free and open to the public
Free hors d’oeuvres and cash bar
6:30 pm Introduction of Gill
Gill addresses Jayhawk Fans
Video Presentation of the 2010 football recruiting class
7:00 pm Gill meets and mingles with fans
7:30 pm Closing Remarks