SignUp
Women's Ice Hockey MM
Sport Page
Legendary coach, cancer survivor and ESPY winner Don Meyer will be among the speakers.
Jam-packed lineup for Homecoming UND Fan Luncheon
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Sunday 10/10/2013 16:11:18 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Fans will not want to miss the collection guest speakers scheduled for Friday's UND Fan Luncheon at the Alerus Center. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the luncheon gets underway at noon on the councourse level.

Legendary Northern State collegiate basketball coach and motivational speaker Don Meyer highlights the lineup. Neither a near-fatal car accident - which claimed most of a leg - nor a diagnosis of inoperable cancer could keep him away from the game he loves. His insights on leadership, spirituality, faith and work ethic are the centerpiece of his speeches which he makes to numerous groups and athletic teams across the country.

Meyer retired in 2010 as the winningest coach in collegiate men's basketball history.

In addition to Meyer, fans will also hear from UND President Dr. Robert Kelley, head volleyball coach Ashley Hardee, women's hockey coach Brian Idalski, football coach Chris Mussman, men's hockey coach Dave Hakstol, and Vermont head men's hockey coach Kevin Sneddon.

UND Fan Luncheons are held every week of a home football or men’s hockey game. For just $10, fans can enjoy a buffet-style meal, including beverages and dessert, and listen to a variety of UND head coaches, student-athletes and administrators. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. with the program beginning at noon.

For more information about the UND Fan Luncheon visit UNDalumni.org.



Game Notes: Host Utes next up in Salt Lake City
After taking Thanksgiving Day off, UND will take on host Utah on Friday at 9 p.m. CT in game set to be televised on the Pac-12 Network. MORE
Through These Doors - 407 - Video Games
Following a sweep on the road at St. Cloud State, the North Dakota men's hockey team returns home to host Omaha for the Subway Holiday Classic over the Thanksgiving weekend. MORE
Join us at the UND Fan Luncheon on Friday!
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Four University of North Dakota head coaches and a former UND coach will be among the scheduled guests at Friday's UND Fan Luncheon at Alerus Center. MORE
Schweigert wraps year with highlights of win at UNC
Head coach Bubba Schweigert joined Dan Hammer on this week's UND Sports Extra to recap UND's season-ending win over Northern Colorado, and look back at the past season. MORE
Asst. coach Dane Jackson joins the coach's corner
Watch assistant men's hockey coach Dane Jackson as he joins the Insider Weekly panel to talk about the season so far and to preview the upcoming weekend. MORE

advertisement