UT Athletics to Host Midnight Madness

UT Athletics to Host Midnight Madness

TAMPA, Fla. - The University of Tampa is set to host its largest event of the year, Midnight Madness, in an action-packed event on Sunday, October 20 at the Bob Martinez Athletics Center. The annual event will feature both UT basketball teams.

2019 Midnight Madness Event Details

  • Co-sponsored event with Student Government
  • Pre-Show event – sponsored by Athletic Marketing & Student Productions
    • 9:00 – 10:30 pm – Outside of Martinez Athletics Center Front Doors
    • Including: Liquid nitrogen ice cream, robot stilt walkers (z-bots), glow bracelets giveaway, music from WUTT
  • Doors open to Martinez Athletics Center – 10:30 pm
  • Lobbying inside of MAC – open from 10:30-11 pm
    • Vendors with free food/giveaways including:
      • Student Productions
      • Student Government
      • SAAC – hosting 50/50 raffle
      • Enterprise
      • Pizza Hut
      • Krispy Kreme
      • Jimmy John's
      • Pepsi
      • Doubletree
  • Midnight Madness show – begins at 11:00 pm, goes until midnight
    • Host: Greg Wolf (In-game host for Tampa Bay Lightning/USF Bulls)
    • Elements including:
      • Music from DJ MC White
      • National anthem performance by UT's Scarlette Fever
      • Basketball team introductions
      • Skills challenge – basketball student-athletes and fan participants
      • Dribble contest – basketball student-athletes and fan participants
      • Three-point shot contest – basketball student-athletes
      • Half-court shot contest – fan participant
      • Dunk contest – basketball student-athletes
      • Performances by cheer squad, Scarlets dance team, unified dance team, Spanish dance team
      • T-shirt toss

Click here to view the 2018 Midnight Madness recap video