Men’s basketball tryouts set for June 10

04.27.2017 | By Jeannie Peng Mansyur

PASADENA, Texas – The San Jacinto College men’s basketball team will hold tryouts for the 2017-2018 season on Saturday, June 10, 2017.

Tryouts will take place at Anders Gymnasium on the San Jacinto College Central Campus from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There is a $25 processing fee for the tryouts, and participants will be required to sign a waiver of liability. Participants should plan to arrive no later than 10 a.m. Questions about the tryout should be directed to the San Jacinto College men’s basketball office at 281-476-1849.

The men’s basketball team made its 21st overall National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I Men’s Basketball Championship appearance after earning the automatic bid with a Region XIV championship. The team finished the season with a 33-2 overall record. Five San Jacinto College men’s basketball players earned Region XIV postseason honors and Head Coach Scott Gernander was named the region’s coach of the year.

The San Jacinto College Central Campus is located at 8060 Spencer Highway in Pasadena.

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Rising Star Award recipient and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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