Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation is teaming up with Hannibal-LaGrange University for 'Hoops for Hope Challenge,' Thursday, February 14 at 5:30 p.m. inside the Mabee Sports Complex. At the event, both the women’s and men’s basketball teams will play Williams Baptist College. The event will benefit the Life. Light.Hope. Fund. The fund is set up to offer patient assistance to community members fighting cancer at the James E. Cary Cancer Center.

Both teams will be selling pink 'Hoops for Hope' t-shirts as well as 'Power of Pink' bracelets this month. T-shirts are available in sizes small through triple extra-large and can be purchased from men's and women's basketball players until January 31. Orders can also be placed through Coach Kelly Quigle by phone (573-629-3212) or email.