Oct. 9, 2008
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
This Friday Oct. 10, The Mtn.'s "Friday Nite Pep Rally" will be televised live from Wyoming's War Memorial Stadium.
The show is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m., Mountain Time and run until 8:00 p.m.
Wyoming fans are invited to attend the event, which is free to the public. It will be held in the southwest corner of War Memorial Stadium. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in War Memorial Fieldhouse.
Qdoba Mexican Grill will be serving free food to the first 400 Wyoming fans in attendance beginning at 7:00 p.m., Mountain Time, and the The Mtn. will be giving away promotional items throughout the telecast.
The Homecoming Sing winners will also participate in the program.
The show will be hosted by The Mtn.'s Rich Cellini, Jon Berger and Andrea Lloyd, who will also be the announcers for Saturday's 81st meeting between the Wyoming Cowboys and Utah Utes.
A year ago, Wyoming's Pep Rally was among the best attended in the Mountain West Conference.
The Mtn.'s "Friday Nite Pep Rally" travels around the Mountain West Conference during the college football season making a stop at each MWC institution. The show features players, coaches and other notable personalities from the host school in a live half hour telecast, sharing stories and insight on the host school's program, while previewing the upcoming game. Fans, students, band members and cheerleaders also participate in the evening's events.
Saturday's game between the Wyoming Cowboys and Utah Utes will kick off at Noon, Mountain Time. It will be the 84th Homecoming game in University of Wyoming school history.