It was announced back in August, but it's coming this weekend. ESPN's College GameDay visit to the Main Line for #4 Pittsburgh vs. #9 Villanova.
The schedule for students and fans has been announced.
830a: Breakfast at The Pavilion on Court 1. Open to GameDay ticket holders. Student meal passes accepted.
ESPN GameDay Live- this is a free ticketed event
830a- Pavilion seating opens
10a- ESPNU Broadcast
11a- ESPN Broadcast
Randy Foye Presentation
State Farm Half Court Shot
GameDay Winter Jam
4p- Jake Nevin Fieldhouse
Inflatables, Face Painting, Interactive Events
14' projection screen
10 student tickets raffled off
730p- Game Watch Party at Belle Air in the Connelly Center (open to students who do not have game tickets)
Villanova vs. Pitt
7p- Doors open
8p- ESPN Broadcast from The Pavilion
9p- Game Time!
If you can't attend the GameDay festivities on-campus, please check out your local alumni association gamewatch.
Manhattan Chapter (2 locations): Copper Door Tavern & The Australian. Click the link for more information on food and drink specials. A video feed from the Australian will be broadcast live to the Pavilion!
Washington, D.C. Chapter: Mackeys Public House. Click the link for more information. This gamewatch is also a fundraiser for Richard Travia '03. A video feed to the Pavilion will be active.
Boston Chapter: Game On- Boston.
Hoboken Chapter: Wicked Wolf Tavern
Northern California (San Francisco): Black Magic Voodoo Lounge at Lombard & Van Ness (1400 Lombard Street)
Northern California (South Bay): Double D's in Los Gatos
Southern California (OC): Silky Sullivans. Click the link for more information.
Chicago Chapter: Sedgewicks.
Atlanta Chapter: The Hudson Grille -- Brookhaven. Click the link for more information.
London (UK) Chapter: The Sports Cafe, 80 Haymarket. There is a private room reserved upstairs from 2:45pm GMT until the game is over in the wee hours of the morning. Video will be broadcast live to the Pavilion!
Or please click here for an up-to-date list from the alumni association.
Please send information on other chapter gamewatch events to brian[at]VUhoops.com.