The Kansas University Alumni Association is sponsoring activities for Jayhawk fans who travel to Charlotte, N.C., to see KU play in the NCAA Basketball Tournament's southeast regional semifinals Thursday.
The organization is sponsoring a pregame sandwich buffet and pep rally from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. CST Thursday at the Charlotte Ballroom in the Royce Hotel, 5624 Westpark Dr.
Representatives from the alumni association, the athletic department, Spirit Squad and Pep Band will be on hand to pump up spirits for KU's clash with Indiana University at 9 p.m. CST Thursday.
If KU beats Indiana in the Sweet Sixteen, the Jayhawks will play either Alabama or Arkansas at 4:40 p.m. CST Saturday for a trip to the Final Four. Prior to that contest, the association will sponsor a cash bar and pep rally at 2 p.m. CST in the Royce Hotel. The exact location has not been determined.
Reservations for all pregame activities are required 24 hours in advance and can be made either at the alumni association table in the Royce Hotel lobby or by calling the association at 864-4760.