Fans: Get the Inside Look at 2010 MWC Men's and Women's Basketball Media Days

Oct. 8, 2010

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

This coming Tuesday and Wednesday, the Wyoming Cowboy and Cowgirl basketball teams will kick off the 2010-11 season as head coaches Heath Schroyer and Joe Legerski will participate in the Mountain West Conference's Media Days. The men will host their media day on Tuesday and the women will do so on Wednesday.

The MWC's official website, www.TheMWC.com, is the place to be for all 2010 MWC Men's and Women's Basketball Media Day activities. Join the action online Tuesday, October 12 and Wednesday, October 13 as the coaches gather to discuss the 2010-11 season at The Mtn. studios in Denver.

In addition to video of one-on-one interviews with each of the men's and women's basketball coaches, TheMWC.com will feature blogs and photos throughout the event to provide fans with an inside look at the 2010-11 season. Live updates and photos of the event can also be obtained via the Conference's Facebook and Twitter pages.

For a complete MWC Basketball Media Day experience, fans should follow this easy three-step program:

  • Step 1: Between now and Tuesday morning, submit questions to the head men's and women's coaches of your favorite MWC teams by clicking HERE. A random selection of fan questions will be included in one-on-one interviews during media days. Check out TheMWC.com later in the week to watch video clips of your favorite head coach and see if your question was one of those chosen.
  • Step 2: Check out "Inside the MWC," the official blog of the Mountain West Conference, beginning on Tuesday, October 12. Mick McGrane, the MWC Correspondent, will provide reports as they come in from the 2010 Men's and Women's Basketball Media Day events, including the media's preseason all-Conference selections and the teams' predicted order of finish.
  • Step 3: Share your favorite MWC men's or women's basketball memory and you can win. It's simple: become a fan of the league's official Facebook page by clicking "Like" at the top of the page, then post your story to the 2010 MWC Basketball Media Day wall! Your fellow fans will vote for their favorite story by clicking the "like" button for that wall post. Votes will be accepted until 5 p.m. MT on Friday, October 15, and the men's and women's stories with the most votes will win autographed MWC basketballs, signed by all nine head men's and women's basketball coaches!

    The Mtn.'s Coverage of 2010-11 MWC Basketball Media Day

    The Mtn.-MountainWest Sports Network will provide media day updates on the network's Web site, TheMtn.tv, and will broadcast men's and women's preview shows at 9 p.m. MT on Tuesday, October 12 and Wednesday, October 13, respectively. In addition, The Mtn. will be producing three shows with the head men's and women's basketball coaches, as well as members of The Mtn. announce team. Each of those programs will air later in October, so visit TheMtn.tv for programming information.