Basketball fans in the Tri-State will have several opportunities to meet new University of Evansville head men’s basketball coach Walter McCarty on the inaugural Coaches Caravan presented by German American Bank.

Starting May 24th and running through September 19th, there will be 10 stops in the caravan in several areas around the region. Each location will feature a meet and greet with Coach McCarty, a Q&A session with McCarty and UE Senior Associate AD Lance Wilkerson, autographs, pictures and more. The Q&A sessions also include questions from fans who are in attendance.

The full caravan schedule is below. All dates and times are subject to change.

2018 Caravan Schedule

  • Thursday, May 24th from 6pm-7:30pm at Home2 Suites in Evansville
  • Wednesday, June 6th from 6pm-7:30pm at Klinkers in Princeton
  • Wednesday, June 27th from 6pm-7:30pm at Schnitzelbank in Jasper
  • TBA – Newburgh, Ind. – Turoni’s
  • Wednesday, July 25th from 6pm-7:30pm at Mister B's in Henderson, KY
  • Tuesday, August 7th from 5:30pm-10pm at an Indianapolis Indians game in Indianapolis, IN.
  • Wednesday, August 15th 6pm-7:30pm at Hogg Heaven BBQ in Mt. Carmel, IL
  • Thursday, August 30th – Owensboro, Ky. – Maloney’s - 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • Monday, September 10 – Bowling Green, Ky. – Mister B’s - 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 19 – Evansville, Ind. – Backstage Bar & Grill - 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m

[Source: Bob Pristash, University of Evansville Associate Athletics Director for Media Relations]