LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Ole’ Saint Nick also known as Santa Claus will visit the Pan American Center, Dec. 21st prior to the NM State men’s basketball game against Northern New Mexico. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
Kids 12 and under are free and are encouraged to come to the game and tell Santa what they want for Christmas. Santa will be in the northeast concourse starting at 5:30 p.m.
Fans can also bring two unwrapped toys to donate to ‘Toys for Tots’ and receive a $5 ticket. At halftime, Santa will invite all kids wanting to participate to come down to the floor for a halftime dance. Also at halftime, there will be a Teddy Bear Toss where fans can toss stuffed animals onto the Pan Am floor. The toys will be collected and given to 'Toys for Tots'.
So come out and see the Aggies play one last time before Christmas and see Santa Claus.