2010 Pink Zone Basketball Game Recap

Did you miss the 2010 Lady Lions Pink Zone Basketball game? No problem… here’s what you missed.
Game Date: January 24, 2010
Total Raised in 2010: $80,340
Total Pink Zone Dollars Raised: $165,108
Beneficiaries affected:
PA Breast Cancer Coalition
WBCA
Penn State Hershey MC
Mount Nittany MC
Fans in attendance: 8,741
Survivors in Attendance: 281
Opponent: Illinois
Game score: Penn State 70 – Illinois 66
Game Highlight: Penn State Lady Lions wins sixth consecutive game.
Coppersmith Award Winner: Centre County Breast Caner Coalition
(What is the Coppersmith award: The Mimi U. Barash Coppersmith Pink Zone Champion Award is an annual recognition of an individual, organization or group that has made outstanding contributions to breast cancer education, outreach, advocacy, treatment, survivorship, research or support in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. An award will be made in association with the annual Pink Zone game. Nominations can be made by volunteers for Pink Zone, staff of Intercollegiate Athletics, Lady Lions staff and team members, and the community at large.)
Fun Fact: The Pink Zone raised $33,150 in 2009, in 2010 they were able to more than double this amount by raising $80,340.

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To access the 1/24/10 game box score click: here