Dave & Buster's To Play Host To UC Preseason Kickoff Event

Aug. 19, 2010

CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati football team will host a public season kickoff event at Dave & Buster's Tri-County location on Tuesday, Aug. 24, from 7-8:30 p.m.

Dave & Buster's at the Tri-County Mall (11775 Commons Drive, Springdale, Ohio, 45246 (513) 671-5501) has served as the preferred away-game watch party location throughout the 2008 and 2009 seasons.

The event is free and open to the public.

Head coach Butch Jones, select football student athletes, and members of the football staff will be on hand to address the crowd and sign autographs. The UC spirit squad and Bearcat mascot will also be in attendance to greet fans, while the Bearcat Caravan will be on site with great giveaways for UC fans.

"We are very excited at Dave and Buster's to continue our partnership with The University of Cincinnati and IMG", said Dave & Buster's General Manager, Tim Ragan. "We are anticipating a great year of college athletics from UC and are especially looking forward to hosting the UC Kickoff Event. What a great opportunity for fans to see what we have to offer and to exhibit the D & B way to play! We are honored to be the preferred UC away game Watch Party headquarters and are looking forward to an exciting season celebrating with our fans."

The Bearcats open the 2010 season on Saturday, Sept. 4 at Fresno State. Kickoff is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET and the game will be televised on ESPN2. UC will open the home schedule on Sept. 11 against Indiana State at noon inside Nippert Stadium. Call 1-877-CATS-TIX or visit CATSTIX.com to reserve your season tickets today.

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