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Bob Huggins welcomes special guest Rod Thorn, 1,400-plus attendees for charity Fish Fry

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WHAT: The 2020 Bob Huggins Fish Fry

Proceeds from ticket sales and auctions benefit the Remember the Miners Scholarship Fund and the Norma Mae Huggins Endowment Fund, which supports clinical trials at the WVU Cancer Institute

WHO: WVU Men’s Basketball Coach Bob Huggins, WVU basketball great Rod Thorn, a former NBA player and executive who now serves as senior adviser to Washington Wizards General Manager Tommy Sheppard, other sports legends and more than 1,400 expected attendees

WHEN: The event is from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24. Coach Huggins, cancer survivor Angie Blankenship and representatives of Remember the Miners can be available for interviews at 5 p.m. with prior notice from any interested media outlets.

WHERE: Mylan Park Event Center

NOTES: Rod Thorn will not be available for media interviews. 

Media attending the event should park in the large lot next to the venue. 



CONTACT: Cory Chambers
Director of Annual Giving
WVU Cancer Institute

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