Wichita, Kan. - Basketball Media Day for the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference will be held Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at the Courtyard Wichita at Old Town. The event, sponsored by IMA, Inc., includes a press conference with presentations and insights from head coaches, personalized team previews for the 2013-2014 basketball seasons, questions and answer sessions, and opportunities for one-on-one interviews with head coaches.
Following up on the success of previous media day live broadcasts, the KCAC will provide a live video stream of this year's Basketball Media Day. You can view the video stream live starting at 10:00 a.m. on the KCAC Broadcast Network.
As is customary, all KCAC basketball head coaches will be the featured speakers during the press conference. The event will first focus on women's basketball from 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. After a short intermission, men's basketball will be featured from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
KCAC Basketball Media Day features season outlooks from each men's and women's basketball head-coaches, with behind-the-scenes statements, and opportunities for media engagement. There is also ample opportunity for one-on-one access to all coaches for individual interviews and/or photo opportunities
Basketball assistant coaches, institutional sports information directors, and support personnel from KCAC member institutions will be participating in the media day activities, in addition to the many members of the regional and state's working press and electronic news media.
Media personnel in attendance will be asked to participate in a preseason poll for the projected finish of the 2013-2014 seasons. The head coaches' preseason polls will also be conducted and released to the media during the media day activities.
Members of the media who plan on attending this year's KCAC Basketball Media Day should send an RSVP to Robert Brennecke at [email protected]
About IMA, Inc.
IMA, Inc., is the 9th largest independently owned retail insurance broker in the U.S., offering risk management and insurance services. IMA is a subsidiary of The IMA Financial Group, Inc., a diversified financial services company comprised of three entities -- a retail insurance brokerage, a wholesale insurance brokerage and a money management firm -- all of which are dedicated to protecting assets and making a difference. The company was founded in 1974 and has nearly 500 employees in offices throughout the central U.S.