February 18, 2004

WCC Auctioning VIP Seats at Basketball Tournament

Feb. 18, 2004

SAN BRUNO, Calif. -

Feb. 18, 2004

The West Coast Conference is partnering with Yahoo! Auctions to auction off VIP sideline floor seat packages for the 2004 WCC Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament. The event will be held March 4-8 at Santa Clara University's Leavey Center.

Each package includes the following:

*Four VIP sideline floor seats (one table) for the entire WCC men's OR women's basketball tournament

*Two VIP parking passes

*Four WCC Basketball Tournament programs

*Four WCC Basketball Tournament t-shirts

The WCC's premier event consists of 14 thrilling men's and women's games over a five-day period. The women's event features the regionally televised WCC Women's Basketball Championship on March 7th while the entire event culminates with the nationally televised WCC Men's Basketball Championship Game on March 8th. This has traditionally been one of the most entertaining post-season tournaments in all of college basketball as fans and players alike will be treated to the intense and intimate basketball atmosphere of the Leavey Center.

A nationally recognized force in intercollegiate athletics, the West Coast Conference consists of Gonzaga University, Loyola Marymount University, Pepperdine University, University of Portland, Saint Mary's College, University of San Diego, University of San Francisco, and Santa Clara University.

The auction begins Wednesday morning, February 18th and will run until approximately 11:59pm on Thursday, February 26th. A total of 2 men's packages and 2 women's packages are available. The auction site is located at WCC Tournament Auction