Cincy Fan Wins Trip To NYC To Meet Bill Raftery And Legendary Coaches At The Big East Tournament

Gen Mezinskis and Guest Win Meet-and-Greet & Tickets to Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Courtesy of the Aspen Dental Legendary Moments Sweepstakes

Mar 13, 2013, 09:48 ET from Aspen Dental

SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Cincinnati alumna Gen Mezinskis and a guest won a once-in-a-lifetime Big East experience – a trip to New York City to spend time with Bill Raftery, former Seton Hall coach and CBS and ESPN college basketball analyst, and other legendary college basketball coaches John Chaney and Lou Carnesecca at the 2013 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Semifinals and Finals.   

Gen, currently a resident of Charlotte, NC, voted for her favorite basketball moment "Cincinnati outlasts Georgetown after double OT" at and won tickets for the Friday night semifinals and Saturday night finals of the 2013 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament on March 15-16, as well as a meet-and-greet with Coach Raftery and other college basketball greats at the Aspen Dental Legends Reception on March 16.

"I'm very excited (about the opportunity)! I've thought about going (to the Big East tournament) in the past but it didn't work out," said Gen, a software developer and '96 University of Cincinnati graduate.

Aspen Dental partnered with the 2013 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament, and seven of the Big East Conference schools -- University of Pittsburgh, University of Connecticut, University of Cincinnati, Marquette University, St. John's University, Providence College and Syracuse University -- on the program.

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