Former Steelers Coach Bill Cowher to headline 2013 Fast Break Against Cancer

Cowher joins Coach Williams, his assistant coaches, and Woody Durham at this seated breakfast and one-of-a-kind live auction event later this month.

Bill Cowher, former head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers, will serve as the headline speaker at this year’s Fast Break Against Cancer with UNC men’s basketball coach Roy Williams on Friday, October 25, 2013. Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased at support.unclineberger.org/fastbreak.

Coach Williams, his assistant coaches, and legendary Tar Heel broadcaster Woody Durham will tip-off the 2013-2014 men’s basketball season at this seated breakfast and one-of-a-kind live auction event in the Dean E. Smith Center. The annual event, presented by Atlantic Packaging, is sponsored by UNC Lineberger with proceeds from the event supporting cancer research, prevention and treatment.

Individual Fast Break tickets are available for $100 with table sponsorships available as well. Doors open at 7:30 am and breakfast will be served at 8:00 am.

Members of the media wishing to attend this event must pre-register by contacting Katy Jones at 919-962-3405. Please provide your affiliation or editor's name (for freelance assignments) and your cell phone number. The deadline for media registration is 12 p.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2013.

Date: October 7, 2013

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