Saturday's Grizzly Basketball game postponed until Tuesday

The 2018-19 Grizzly Basketball team is standing by row in the West Plains Civic Center arena.
The 2018-19 Grizzly Basketball team at Missouri State University-West Plains includes, front row from left, Eric Lovett, Eric Stafford, Ben Gory, Dravon Clayborn, Jodhe Campbell, D’Andre Vilmar, Darius Carter. Second row: Kristian Andrievski, Da’Vantre Vitor, Assistant Coach Ken Moses, Head Coach Chris Popp, Montel Stewart, Evan White, Kobe Hollomon. Third row: Sam Wallin, Niekie Thomas, Dontell Brown, Henri Langton, Sardaar Calhoun, Alex Peterson, Burone Edwards and Houston Johnson. (Missouri State-West Plains Photo)

West Plains, Mo. – Due to predicted inclement weather this weekend, the Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly Basketball program has rescheduled its annual Grizzly Toy Toss game.

The game, which was scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11.

The Grizzlies' opponent in the game will be Tennessee Prep from Memphis, Tennessee. The game's original opponent, Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa, was not able to reschedule, university officials said.

Fans are encouraged to bring their new or gently used soft toys to toss at Tuesday's game. They will be collected and given to the local Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots campaign.

Those who bring a toy will receive free admission, officials reminded.

For more information about the Grizzly Basketball program, visit or call 417-255-7991.