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Knight Daze 2013
Marian University
Knight Daze 2013 

Winter Wonderland

Marian University and the Knight Daze student committee are proud to bring you Knight Daze 2013! The festivities will kick-off on Wednesday, February 13. Students, alumni, faculty, staff, and their families are encouraged to attend all the events they can. With sports, music, and pregame activities, the week promises to be exciting and entertaining. We hope to see you around campus. If you have any questions, please contact Jimmy Cox at 317.955.6386 or

Wednesday February 13

5:30 p.m. Pregame Activities-PE Center Foyer

Enjoy some free activities before the game. Marian University tube socks will be given away to the first 50 fans. Get some food, shop at the bookstore, and paint your face all in preparation for the women's game.

7 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. University of St. Francis-PE Center Main Gym

Cheer on the Knights as they take on in-state rival the University of St. Francis. We need your help to get the first victory of Knight Daze. Fans will have a chance to play games and win prizes too!

10 p.m. Late Night Breakfast and Movie-Cooling Dining Hall

After supporting the Knights come and enjoy some delicious food. Sit back, relax with friends and enjoy a good movie to end the night.

Thursday February 14

9 p.m. Game Night-PE Center Upper Gym

Celebrate winter sports by participating in different tournaments including knockout, cornhole, hillbilly golf, dodgeball, and more! Prizes are available for each winner.

Friday February 15

7 p.m. Basketball Jam-PE Center Main Gym

This annual event will promise to tap in to your competitive yet fun-filled personality. This game will pit students against faculty, staff, and alumni. After their loss last year, the students are out for revenge! Both teams will receive free t-shirts. Sign up to play on a team in the PE Center Main Gym or by emailing Jimmy Cox at Each team will only have 20 players.

8:30 p.m. Coffee House and Open Mic Knight-Library

The Campus Events Committee hosts a night of fun, food, and entertainment. Relax with some coffee and enjoy entertainment from the students and our national performer. You may see songs, short monologues, or a comedy sketch. It's always a surprise!

Saturday February 16

Noon Tailgate Lunch-PE Center Upper Gym

Get ready for the men's basketball game by enjoying a delicious tailgate style lunch complete with chili and hotdogs. Lunch will be open to students, faculty, staff, alumni and their families at a discounted rate of $6.25 per person. There will be plenty of winter-style pregame activities to participate in too.

2:45 p.m. Special Presentation Honoring Retired Coach John Grimes-PE Center Main Gym

Coach Grimes dedicated his career to Marian University with 36 seasons as head coach of the men's basketball team and 26 years as director of athletics.


3 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Bethel College-PE Center Main Gym

Watch Coach Todd Lickliter and the men's basketball team take on Bethel College. Help us continue our Knight Daze winning tradition by filling the stands with your bodies and voices. There will be games for fans to win some awesome prizes. GO KNIGHTS! 

Sweating off instruments, Six Appeal uses a cappella singing to span decades of classic oldies, current chart toppers, and catch original tunes. Join us Saturday night to celebrate another successful Knight Daze and listen to some awesome music.