Basketball Tipoff Dinner Set for Nov. 7 at Mamma Lucia in Bethesda

Tipoff Dinner

WASHINGTON — All Eagles fans are invited to the annual Basketball Tipoff Dinner with Head Coach Mike Brennan on Tuesday, Nov. 7 at Mamma Lucia at Bethesda. 

The evening will include a pre-show cocktail reception at 6:30 p.m. with dinner and a live taping of AU Hoop Talk With Mike Brennan followed by a Q & A program with coach at 7:30 p.m. Listen in as Coach Brennan provides insights on the team, the schedule and all the excitement of the upcoming basketball season. 

"This is always a special evening as our alumni, fans, and donors, participate in the first AU Hoop Talk with Mike Brennan show of the year.  Everyone has the opportunity to hear directly from coach, ask questions and receive an insider's look at Eagles Basketball," said Associate AD for External Operations David Bierwirth. "I look forward to seeing another capacity crowd this year." 

Registration for this special event and program is $50. Admission includes reception, full dinner, and non-alcoholic drinks. A cash bar will be available. 

Mamma Lucia is located at 4916 Elm Street Bethesda, MD 20814 near the Bethesda Metro. 

Click here to reserve your seat at the AU Basketball Tipoff Dinner.  You can also make a reservation by contacting Benjamin Zenker, Assistant Director of Ticket Sales and Marketing at or 202-885-2617.