Football Preseason Kickoff Event Set For Dave & Buster's On Aug. 18

Aug. 12, 2013

CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati football team will play host to its annual public kickoff event for the 2013 season at Dave & Buster's Tri-County location on Sunday, Aug. 18, from 5-6 p.m.

Dave & Buster's at the Tri-County Mall (11775 Commons Drive, Springdale, Ohio, 45246/513-671-5501), which underwent an extensive renovation in 2012, has served as the preferred away-game watch party location for each of the past five seasons.

The event is free and open to the public.

Head coach Tommy Tuberville, select football student athletes, and members of the football staff will be on hand to address the crowd and sign autographs. The 2013 football schedule poster will be available for all fans. The UC spirit squad and Bearcat mascot will be in attendance to greet fans, while the Bearcat Caravan will be on site with great giveaways for UC fans.

The Voice of the Bearcats, Dan Hoard will host a Q & A session with Coach Tuberville along with fans in the audience.

For more information regarding watch party events and additional location information please contact Dave & Buster's at 513-671-5501.

UC is in the middle of a two-week stay at the Higher Ground Conference & Retreat Center in West Harrison, Ind., UC's longtime preseason home. The Bearcats are scheduled to return to campus on Friday, Aug. 23.

Tickets for the season opener against Purdue on Saturday, Aug. 31 and the entire 2013 campaign are on sale now. Call 1-877-CATS-TIX or click the tickets link at to get your seats today.