Dallas Mavericks to hold 2008 training camp on campus

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Dallas Mavericks to hold 2008 training camp on campus

Crum Basketball CenterThe Dallas Mavericks have announced the details of their 2008 training camp, which will be held on the Hilltop. The Mavs will kick off training camp with their annual Media Day at 3 p.m. Sept. 29 at American Airlines Center.

The team will practice at SMU daily beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 30. All practice sessions will be held in the Crum Basketball Center.

“We are excited to hold this year’s training camp at one of the nation’s best collegiate athletic facilities,” President of Basketball Operations/General Manager Donnie Nelson said. “We look forward to working with Steve Orsini, Matt Doherty and the rest of our friends at SMU. Over the last few years, President (R. Gerald) Turner has developed a world-class facility that is nothing short of extraordinary, and the Mavericks are proud to hold our camp there.”

Read Coach Doherty’s response at the SMU Athletics website

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