Date: Saturday, March 31, 2001
Time: 12:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Where: America's Original Sports Bar in the Mall of America (Fourth Floor, Upper East Side) in Bloomington, MN.
Cost: $30 per person
All American Lunch Buffet and Cash BarSpecial guests: UA President Peter Likins, UA Pep Band, Poms, Cheerleaders, and, of course, Wilbur and Wilma!
Live Entertainment, Sumo wrestling, Fun and Games
Advance purchase tickets can be charged to your Visa or MasterCard by contacting Anne Lopez in Tucson at 1-800-232-8278 or 520-621-9026. (Only a limited number of spaces are available on the day of the event. To guarantee your admission we suggest purchasing your ticket by Thursday, March 29, 2001.)
Pep Rally Prior to Monday's GameMonday, April 2, 2001
The Pregame Party and Pep Rally is planned for Monday, April 2 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Target Center in downtown Minneapolis. Enter on First Avenue near the Box Office Lobby entrance. Admission is FREE. Alumni and fans will be able to purchase food and beverages. Put on your dancing shoes because there will be entertainment, the UA Pep Band, Poms, Cheerleaders and Wilbur and Wilma. For more information, visit the Alumni Association Information Desk at the Doubletree Grand Hotel near the Mall of America.
UA Information in Minneapolis The University of Arizona Alumni Association Information Desk will be located at the Doubletree Grand Hotel near the Mall of America at 7901 24th Avenue South in Bloomington. The Desk will be open: Friday, March 30 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, March 31 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Sunday, April 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Monday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
UA Hangout in Minneapolis
You will find us in all parts of the city but you can be sure and find UA alumni "Hooping It up" at our Headquarter Hotel, the Doubletree Grand Hotel near the Mall of America at 7901 24th Avenue South in Bloomington.
UA Alumni Background Information:
The University of Arizona Alumni Association is made up of 200,000 alumni who live in the U.S. and in over 150 countries.
There are1400 University of Arizona alumni in the Minneapolis area. There is a recently formed alumni club in Minneapolis whose members are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Wildcats and all the ensuing festivities surrounding the Final Four. (For further information, contact Mia Phillips-Gill at 651-228-3216 or 651-702-3917 or Rebecca Turner, 612-483-2389 or 651-644-3538.)