Fans can bid on once-in-a-lifetime golf outings with NCAA legends
The American Cancer Society has launched a new auction in partnership with Coaches vs. Cancer leaders. The Member for a Day auction gives fans and supporters a chance to bid on an opportunity to golf with their favorite NCAA college basketball coaches and sportscasters.
Participating coaches and media personalities will host winning bidders at their local golf club. The auction runs from Wednesday, Nov. 18, through 9 p.m. ET on "Black Friday," Nov. 27.
Some of the biggest names in sports are stepping up in support us, including:
- Lon Kruger, University of Oklahoma
- Roy Williams, University of North Carolina
- Rick Pitino, Iona
- Fran McCaffery, University of Iowa
- Tubby Smith, High Point University
- Brad Underwood, University of Illinois
- Jay Bilas, ESPN
- Ken Griffey, Jr, MLB Hall of Famer
- Steve Smith, NBA All-Star
The full list of participants is available here.
Coaches and universities are promoting this opportunity via their social media networks.
All golf rounds will be played in 2021, and winners can coordinate with the host members on their preferred date. Travel and accommodations are not included. MGM Resorts International is sponsoring the event.
For more information, read our press release about the auction.