ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure Coaches Radio Show schedules have been set with shows taking place at a new location this season - Ravyn & Robyn Lounge at 239 N. Union St. in Olean.
Men's head coach Mark Schmidt will join the "Voice of the Bonnies" Gary Nease on select Monday nights during the season with the show airing live on WPIG 95.7 FM. Women's head coach Jesse Fleming's shows are set for select Friday nights with women's basketball play-by-play announcer Chris Russell on WGWE 105.9 FM.
The shows all begin in November with the first Coach Jesse Fleming Show airing on Friday, Nov. 3 to preview the exhibition game vs. Edinboro the following day. Coach Schmidt's first show will take place on Monday, Nov. 6 to preview the first official games of the 2017-18 season.
Each show will run a half hour in length as the coaches discuss their teams and upcoming games. Fans are welcome to attend the live program with food and drink specials available during each show. Prizes and ticket giveaways will also be offered for fans who take part in the program by asking the coaches questions.
Special guest appearances from players and other members of the coaching staff are scheduled as well.
Fans may also submit questions for the coaches through Twitter by tweeting at each team's individual account - @BonniesWBB and @BonniesMBB or by using the hashtag #BonniesCoachesShow.
Dates for January – March will be announced at a later date.
A complete schedule of both shows is listed below:
COACH MARK SCHMIDT RADIO SHOW (all shows at 6:00 p.m. – Ravyn & Robyn Restaurant)
Monday, Nov. 6
Monday, Nov. 13
Monday, Nov. 27
Monday, Dec. 4
Monday, Dec. 18
COACH JESSE FLEMING RADIO SHOW (all shows at 6:00 p.m. – Ravyn & Robyn Restaurant)
Friday, Nov. 3
Friday, Nov. 17
Friday, Dec. 1
Friday, Dec. 8
Friday, Dec. 22
St. Bonaventure basketball tickets are available via GoBonnies.com/Tickets; by calling (716) 375-2500 or in person at the St. Bonaventure ticket office in the Reilly Center between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Season tickets, flex packs and individual game tickets are all now on sale for the 2017-18 season.