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March 2008 Special Edition

It's NCAA Tournament Time! Join us in Little Rock!
Staying in Memphis? Memphis Area Watch Parties
Out of Town Tiger Fans, Find a Watch Party!

It's NCAA Tournament Time! Join us in Little Rock!

Memphis Basketball Get prepared for MARCH MADNESS!
For the second time in school history and the second time in the last three years, Memphis earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament! The Tigers begin the quest for the 2008 NCAA title at 8:55 p.m. (CT) on Friday, March 21 at Little Rock's Alltel Arena. Join your Alumni Association for a pre-game Pep Rally with our band and cheerleaders at 5:25 p.m. on Friday! Get ready to cheer on our Tigers through the tournament with commemorative Tiger Blue bandanas, pom-poms and TRUE BLUE spirit!

Little Rock
Friday, 5:25 p.m.
Faucette Park (corner of Washington Avenue and Main Street - 1 1/2 blocks west of Alltel Arena)

As the Tigers ROAR through the brackets, join your Alumni Association again at Faucette Park on Sunday, one hour before the first game for more TRUE BLUE fun!

Rain location for both Pep Rallies will be the Wyndham Hotel Ballroom. For more information, contact the Alumni Association at 901/678-1782.

Staying in Memphis? Memphis Area Watch Parties

BasketballAttention Memphis Area Alumni!
Not able to attend the NCAA Basketball Tournament? Cheer on OUR Tigers at Alumni Association sponsored Watch Parties! Visit one of the following locations for a TRUE BLUE Watch Party for each U of M game during March Madness. All locations will offer special discounts for card carrying Alumni Association members. Not an Alumni Association member, click here to JOIN NOW!

T.J. Mulligan’s, 362 N. Main, 901/523-1453

Johnny Brusco’s, 225 New Byhalia Road, 901/850-1776

T.J. Mulligan’s, 8071 Trinity Road, 901/756-4480

Germantown / East Memphis
The Cockeyed Camel, 6080 Primacy Parkway, 901/683-4056

Olive Branch
Buffalo Wild Wings, 7995 Craft-Goodman Frontage Road, 662/890-7285

Midtown Memphis
Newby’s Bar and Grill, 539 S. Highland Street, 901/452-8408

Chili’s, 8526 Highway 5, 901/872-0555

For more information, contact the Alumni Association at 901/678-1782.

Out of Town Tiger Fans, Find a Watch Party!

Blue Crew Nation-Wide Tournament Watch Parties!
Looking for fellow alumni in your area to be TRUE BLUE with? As the Tiger Basketball Team progresses through the NCAA Tournament, Alumni Clubs across the country will gather for watch parties. Find a watch party near you!

Atlanta; 770/451-6778
Barnacle's Seafood Oysters
6365 Peachtree Industrial Blvd; Doraville, GA 30360
Alumni Contact: Don Sparkman, 678/255-7766 or don.sparkman@earthlink.net

Juniorís Sports Lounge; www.juniorschicago.com
724 W. Maxwell St.; Chicago, IL 60607
Alumni Contact: Jeniene Wiseman, 901/289-5415 or jwiseman21@yahoo.com

200 E. Bland Street; Charlotte, NC 28203
Alumni Contact: John Bradford, 704/453-9348 or jrbradfo@us.ibm.com

Humperdink's; 214/353-0500
3820 Beltline Rd.; Addison, TX 75001
Alumni Contact: Gary Crooms, 214/536-1669 or gary@seniorinformation.com

Blake Street Tavern;303/675-0505
2401 Blake Street; Denver, CO 80205
Alumni Contact: Jason Smiley at 303/885-3032 or jasmiley23@aol.com

Fox Sports Grill
5175 Westheimer; Houston 77056
Alumni Contact: Robert Stephens, 713/614-2516 or robert.l.stephens@accenture.com

Athletic Club Bar & Grill
Embassy Suites Hotel Ė Cool Springs
820 Crescent Centre Drive; Franklin, TN
Alumni Contact: Mike Dodd 615/260-9975 or mdodd@taylorcos.com

Rogue; 212/242-6434
757 6th Avenue; New York, NY 10010
Alumni Contact: Janet Griffin at 646/342-4897 or jgriffin1002@yahoo.com

Front Row Orlando; 407/363-1414
8126 International Drive; Orlando, FL 32819

St. Louis
Fox and Hound; 636/536-0802
17416 Chesterfield Airport Rd; Chesterfield, MO 63005
Alumni Contact: Dennis Breakstone, 636/978-2419 or dbreakst@yahoo.com

Washington, D.C.
Penn Quarter Sports Tavern
639 Indiana Avenue NW; Washington, DC 20004
Alumni Contact: Terry Rhea, 703/861-4191 or terry.rhea@gmail.com

Are you TRUE BLUE? The University of Memphis in some way has touched us all, giving each of us a special feeling of pride. It's a pride we call TRUE BLUE, and we know you have it. You don't have to be U of M alumni to join the University of Memphis Alumni Association. You need only the desire to help safeguard the prosperity of a great institution. Membership dues go toward funding scholarships, social events, awarding outstanding faculty and students and connecting members with the University. Become part of U of M tradition, pride and excellence and JOIN TODAY by going to alumni.memphis.edu or calling 901/678-ALUM.


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