Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University fans and the local community will have a special opportunity to meet new Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese and his staff during a "Pregame Meet and Greet" at Buffalo Wild Wings on Friday, Jan. 27.
The meet and greet will begin at 5 p.m. (ET) and be held at the local franchise location on Perry Street in Big Rapids. It will take place prior to the Bulldogs' home hockey matchup versus Michigan State the same evening.
The event is open to all fans and alumni. There is no cost to attend, but limited seating will be available. Fans will be able to purchase from the Buffalo Wild Wings menu.
Coach Annese was appointed as the school's 13th head coach on Dec. 22 following a highly-successful three year stint as the head coach at Grand Rapids Community College. He also achieved outstanding success as a head coach on the prep level at four stops, including Muskegon High School from 2000-08.
Following the pregame social, the Bulldog Hockey team opens its Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) series against the Spartans at the Ewigleben Ice Arena. Faceoff is at 7:05 p.m. (ET) and tickets can be purchased by calling the FSU Athletics Ticket Office at (231) 591-2888 or visit www.FerrisStateBulldogs.com for additional information.