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Lysaker Gymnasium Comes to Life on February 9 as the Spin-tacular Basketball Show Comes to U of M, Crookston
January 28, 2008

Contact: Mitch Bakken- Sports Information Director (218) 281-8414

(Crookston, Minn.)- The University of Minnesota, Crookston athletic department, UMC-FCA and FCA Plus are excited to sponsor the Crevier family and the Spin-tacular Basketball Show on Saturday, February 9 at Lysaker Gymnasium. The performances will take place at halftime of the women’s and men’s basketball games against Bemidji State University. Game times are set for 6:00 pm and 8:00 p.m.


Are you ready to be inspired!!! Bruce Crevier has traveled to over 30 countries performing his Spin-tacular Basketball Program and sharing a message of hope to this generation. Featured in Sports Illustrated, he is a four-time Guinness World Record Holder for spinning basketball and has appeared on numerous television shows across the country. Bruce and his wife, Diane, have 10 children and when his family is with him, they are part of an energetic program that is truly inspirational as well as motivational. Youth and adults will be challenged to take their lives to the next level! They invite you to be a part of this Spin-tacular event! (excerpt from the Champions-Forever website)  For more information on the Crevier family and the Spin-tacular Basketball Show, visit the Champions-Forever website at


“Bruce and his family are truly amazing performers. They have incredible basketball skills and unbelievable talent,” says Natasha Kuhle, Assistant Athletic Director/Senior Woman Administrator (SWA). “This will be one of the most entertaining and inspirational nights of the year at the UMC Sports Center. Bring the whole family out for a fun-filled night of basketball excitement and fun.”  


For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at


The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).