#CageTheHawks — Laissez les bon temps rouler!
Homecoming 2018 is almost here! Get your loudest singers, fastest athletes, and biggest Buc fans together for the greatest Homecoming celebration EVER! Check out the Homecoming schedule below, and register your club or organization for the following events.
Voting for this year's Homecoming Court has opened!
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Homecoming Court will prsented on Saturday at halftime of the Men's Game, when the 2018 Homecoming Queen & King will be crowned!
Monday, January 22
Students vs Athletes 5v5 Indoor Soccer
Kick off homecoming with a game of soccer! Each organization will be given the chance to compete against the CBU men's and women's soccer teams for 15-minute 5v5 games!
8:00 p.m. | Canale Arena
Tuesday, January 23
Compete with your team and/or student organization in five events during the Wacky Olympics! Events include: Pie Eating Contest, Relays, Knockout, Skittle Table, and Twister!
8:00 p.m. | Canale Arena
Wednesday, January 24
All Sing Competition
Get ready to show off your talent during the All-Sing Competition! Teams will perform skits and be judged by a selected panel. Be sure to turn in your teams lyrics and music to Connie Beck at email@example.com, by Friday, January 19 at 5:00 p.m. for approval.
7:00 p.m. | University Theater
Thursday, January 25
Buc Cheer Competition
Cheer on the Bucs with your teams personal cheer routine! Each team will be given 30 seconds to perform to the tune of Demi Lovato's "Sorry, Not Sorry" to win points towards homecoming! Competition will begin at halftime of the Men's game and all performances will be judged by your very own CBU's cheerleaders — so be sure to get creative with your routines!
Lady Bucs at 5:00 p.m. | Bucs at 7:00 p.m. | Canale Arena
Friday, January 26
School Spirit Banner Competition
Teams are encouraged to design a banner in support of the Buccaneers for the Homecoming game incorporating the homecoming theme, “Cage the Hawks” You are responsible for providing zip ties/string or the mechanism by which your banner is to hang in Alfonso Dining Hall.
Banners are due 10:00 a.m. in Alfonso Dining Hall
Saturday, January 27
Enjoy a Mardi Gras themed tailgate! From red beans and rice to chicken fingers, and sliders galore, you'll leave full and ready to cheer on the Bucs! Cold beer will be served for those 21 and older!
12:00 - 3:00 p.m. | Canale Arena Top Balcony
Women’s Basketball at 1:00 p.m./ Men’s Basketball at 3:00 p.m. | Canale Arena
Alumni Homecoming Event
CBU alumni are invited to enjoy a skybox view of CBU Basketball for Homecoming!Free refreshments will be provided, including red beans and rice for Mardi Gras, cold beer, and other beverages! Special giveaways throughout the games! For more information, call Advancement at (901) 321-3270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
1:00 - 5:00 p.m. | Canale Arena Skybox
Buc Costume Competition
Get ready to pump up the crowd in your best Bucky impersonation! Each organization will have the chance to designate one member of their team to dress up as the CBU Buccaneer during the women's basketball game halftime! Your task, you ask? To hype up the crowd with your best school spirit!
Presentation of the Homecoming Court at halftime of Men’s Game — Homecoming King & Queen announced!
9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Prepare for the party of the year with CBU's Student Government Association! Enjoy a chartered bus ride to our secret location where you'll have all-you-can-eat food, plenty of dancing, and more! Make sure you're at the Cooper-Wilson parking lot by 9:00 to ensure you're one of the first to arrive at the party! You'll need your CBU ID to confirm your reservation, so don't leave it at home! Sign up here to register for the dance: cbuhomecoming18.eventbrite.com
9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. | Meet in front of Cooper-Wilson Center