RICHMOND, Va. – There will be a different look to CAA Women’s Basketball Media Day this year as #CAAHoops is going digital! Thursday’s event will feature an hour-long preview show, social media engagement and media teleconference through CAASports.com and the league’s social media platforms.

From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., the CAA Basketball Media Day Show will be streamed via Facebook Live (facebook.com/CAASports). During that time, the results of the Preseason Poll and Preseason All-CAA teams will be announced along with some analysis and interviews.  

Throughout the day, the CAA will be highlighting the 2017-18 season, coaches and student-athletes by releasing videos and graphics on social media. Fans are encouraged to join the conversation by following @CAABasketball on Twitter and using the hashtag: #CAAHoops.  

Thursday will wrap-up with a Media Teleconference scheduled to begin 2 p.m. All 10 head coaches, as well as the CAA Preseason Player of the Year and other select players, will be on the call which will be streamed live on CAA.tv. The teleconference schedule is below.  

CAA Women’s Basketball Media Teleconference Schedule - October 19 
2:00 pm     Welcome
2:02 pm     Candice M. Jackson, College of Charleston
2:10 pm     Natasha Adair, Delaware
2:18 pm     Denise Dillon, Drexel
2:26 pm     Charlotte Smith, Elon
2:34 pm     Krista Kilburn-Steveskey, Hofstra
2:42 pm     Sean O’Regan, James Madison
2:50 pm     Karen Barefoot, UNCW
2:58 pm     Kelly Cole, Northeastern
3:06 pm     Diane Richardson, Towson
3:14 pm     Ed Swanson, William & Mary
3:22 pm     Wrap-up 

MEDIA CONTACT: Maggie Hayon, Assistant Athletics Communications Director | mhayon@udel.edu | O: 302-831-6389 | C: 302-379-9182