Midnight Madness Set for Thursday Oct. 25th

LANCASTER, Pa. -- The Diplomats are set to formally kick off the 2012-13 season next Thursday night, Oct. 25, with Midnight Madness. The annual event will start at 11 p.m. in the Mayser Center, and will be the formal introduction of both the men's and women's basketball teams. The evening will feature a pair of ten-minute scrimmages (10 minutes for the men and 10 minutes for the women), three-point contest, dunk contest and half-court shots from the crowd.