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    Northwestern to Host Social Media Night Saturday

    Fans can get their photo taken with Willie the Wildcat pregame.

    Fans can get their photo taken with Willie the Wildcat pregame.

    Feb. 20, 2014

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern's men's basketball program is hosting a Social Media Night this Saturday in conjunction with the team's game vs. Indiana at Welsh-Ryan Arena.

    Fans are encouraged to follow the team's Twitter, Facebook and Instragram accounts throughout the night for exclusive content as well as to participate in numerous giveaways.

    Here is a sampling of what to expect:

    • Now through Saturday, fans can go to the Northwestern Athletics Facebook page and upload a photo of how their Life's Good at Northwestern to enter to win a 55" LG HDTV.

    •Northwestern students will receive a free special black t-shirt just for following the @NUMensBball Twitter account.

    • Behind-the-scenes photos leading up and during the game on the Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts.

    • Northwestern players will be wearing special pregame shooting shirts with their Twitter handles on the back.

    •Get your photo taken with Willie the Wildcat beginning at 6:45 p.m. at Section 216. After the game, a photo album will be created on the Northwestern Men's Basketball Facebook page and fans can tag themselves in their photo.

    • Post your photos of you at the game on Instagram using the hashtag #B1GCats with the Location of Welsh-Ryan Arena for your chance to win prizes.

    • Tweet your seat location to @NUMensBball for the chance to win a Northwestern prize pack.

    • Giveaways include gift cards from Harry Caray's, Bravo, Wildfire, Ditka's and Globe Cafe as well as tickets to the Penn State game on March 6, autographed team merchandise including a game ball autographed by the entire team and more!




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