INDIANAPOLIS -- Fifth Third Bank, in conjunction with the Indiana Pacers, has scheduled "College Prep Night," Friday, March 18, from 3-5:30 p.m., at Conseco Fieldhouse.
There is no cost to attend the event, but registration is required.
To register, log on to pacersgroup.com/53collegeprepnight or text PREP to 77433.
More than 25 colleges and universities will be on hand for the event. Breakout sessions have been scheduled for students to find available dollars for attending college. Each attending student will also be entered into a contest for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship. There are two scholarships available.
In addition, the first 200 students to register will receive a free ticket to attend the Pacers game against the Chicago Bulls that evening, scheduled to start at 7 p.m. Cost for additional chances for tickets is $5.
Those with game tickets will have the chance to take part in the Pacers prep session from 5-5:30 p.m.,
In addition, those attending will hear from Pacers executives as well as having the opportunity to go courtside from 5:30-6 p.m., to see the Pacers practice.