UM to host open practice, selfie night on Oct. 29

James Hawkins
The Detroit News
Michigan fans will be able to take a photo with coach John Beilein, left, and sophomore guard Jordan Poole during the team's annual selfie night event.

The Michigan men's basketball team announced Tuesday it will hold its annual open practice and selfie night Oct. 29 at Crisler Center.

The practice will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. and will conclude with a 3-point competition among three players. Following the practice, there will be a 45-minute selfie session with coach John Beilein and the players on the concourse level. No autographs will be allowed.

In addition to Beilein and his team, select players from the women’s team will also be on hand for the meet and greet event and photo opportunity with fans.

The event is free and open to the public.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and fans can enter through the northeast entrance at Crisler Center. All parking surrounding Crisler Center will also be free after 5 p.m.

Michigan will kick off its season with an exhibition against Northwood on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. before hosting Norfolk State in its regular-season opener on Nov. 6 at 8:30 p.m.

Selfie night schedule

5:30 p.m.: Doors open

6:00 p.m.: Coach John Beilein addresses crowd, introduces players

6:10 p.m.: Practice begins

6:50 p.m.: 3-point contest

7 p.m.: Selfies with players on the concourse

7 p.m.: Fan photos on the court

7:45 p.m.: Event concludes

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