The annual UAFS Men’s Basketball Preview and BBQ will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19, at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.

Lions coach Josh Newman will give an outlook on the upcoming season, and fans will be able to meet and greet the coaching staff and players and talk about the upcoming season. A meal also will be provided.

Tickets are on sale in advance and will be sold at the door, too. Cost is $10 for adults and $7 for children. Advanced tickets may be purchased by calling the UAFS Box Office at 479-788-7300.