The FAMU Basketball program bounced off to a great start Friday night in exhibition action.
The pair of victories were the first ever played in the brand new state of the art, Alfred Lawson, Jr. Multipurpose Center and Teaching Gym.
Coach Eugene Harris and the men's basketball team defeated Tuskegee, 83-62.
Coach LeDawn Gibson and the Lady Rattlers defeated Tuskegee, 71-39.
FAMU women's home opener for the regular season is November 19th against Savannah State.
The FAMU men won't return to the homecourt until December 3rd. FAMU opens up the regular season in a road match at Georgia Tech before rolling to Creighton and even Cancun, Mexico.