ESPN’s Buster Olney will sign books, dine with athletic officials and throw out the first pitch at a Wolves baseball game while in Aberdeen this week.
Olney will deliver Northern State University’s commencement address at the 10:30 a.m. Saturday ceremony in the NSU Barnett Center. But his Aberdeen schedule also includes the following events:
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, May 3: Olney will be the featured speaker at the Sideliners Luncheon at Lager’s Inn, 20 Third Ave. S.W. Cost is $10 for lunch with NSU's athletic staff and Olney, a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine.
2:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, May 3: Olney and NSU Coach Don Meyer will sign copies of Olney’s book about Meyer, “How Lucky You Can Be,” outside of the NSU Wolf Shoppe. The Wolf Shoppe, located on the bottom floor of the NSU Student Center, will have copies of the book on sale for $21.20.
1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4: Olney will be available for autographs before the NSU Wolves baseball game against the University of Minnesota Duluth at Fossum Field. He will then throw out the first pitch at the game.