June 6, 2006
PULLMAN, Wash. -- Washington State University Men's Basketball Head Coach Tony Bennett will throw out the first pitch at the Seattle Mariners baseball game, Thursday.
The Mariners begin a three-game series against the Minnesota Twins, Tuesday, and will conclude the series Thursday with Bennett scheduled to take part in the ceremony prior to the 1:35 p.m. contest.
Bennett enters his first year as head coach for the Cougars and his fourth on the WSU coaching staff. Tony spent the last three seasons at WSU under his father, Dick, including the last two as associate head coach.