March 19, 2008
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
In an effort to assist University of Wyoming fans attending the 2008 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship first and second round games in Albuquerque, the Cowboy Joe Club has arranged a pre-game gathering and has secured blocks of hotel rooms available to Cowgirl supporters. An airport send-off rally for the team is also being planned for Thursday in Laramie.
Details are below:
New Horizon's has secured a group block at the Marriott Pyramid North (team hotel). Rates are $109/nt plus tax 12.875 - approx $123/nt total for a regular King room, and $119/nt plus tax for a Executive King with sofa sleepers. They will kindly work with UW fans in allowing early check-out with no fee. They also have secured the Fairfield Inn, with a rate of $79/nt plus tax - approx $89/nt total for either a king or double/double room - and this includes breakfast. They will also waive any early check-out fee.
Coaches Sports Grill was the pre-game home of the Cowboys during their 2002 NCAA men's tournament run. Coaches Sports Grill is excited to welcome back Wyoming Fans, and they will be offering a $3.50 beer special, numerous televisions and a great food menu. Coaches is located approximately one mile from the Pit, at 1414 Central Ave SE.
All Wyoming fans are welcome to attend this FREE pre-game hospitality. The Cowgirls are scheduled to tip-off against the Pitt Panthers 30 minutes after the 12:00 p.m. game (approximately 2:30 p.m.). Fans are encouraged to join the Cowboy Joe Club and UW Athletic department anytime from 10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Coaches Sports Grill is located at 1414 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM, 87106, Phone: (505) 242-7111.
For further information, please contact the Cowboy Joe Club at 307-766-6242.