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Issue 7                                                                                                 February 2010
Quick Links 
To be sure you don't miss a basketball game all season long, tune into our radio affiliates!
 
For a list of 09-10 basketball radio affiliates click here.
  
Longhorns In The News  
 
 
Spotlight Player 
Kathleen Nash
Kat Nash 
A junior from Plano, Texas, Kat Nash continues to make her mark in the record books.  Kat was rated as the No. 14 player in the nation at her position in her senior year of high school by Scout.com.  Also, a 2007 McDonald's All-America Game nominee, she earned UIL State Tournament MVP honors and led her team to a Texas 5A state title.  Kat has started every game this season and is second on the team in both rebounding and scoring.  Kat's older sister Kristen also plays for the Longhorns. 
 
Did You Know...
 
  * More than 176 million people ages 12 and up consider themselves fans of college sports.
 
  * Nielsen ratings for top college sporting events are surpassed only by the Super Bowl.
 
 * More than 80 million females are fans of college sports.
Upcoming Events
  
Men's Basketball:
2/6/2010
Texas vs. Oklahoma
Norman, Oklahoma
3:00 PM on ESPN
 
2/8/2010
Texas vs. Kansas
Austin, Texas
8:00 PM on ESPN
 
Women's Basketball:
2/3/2010
Texas vs. Oklahoma
Norman, Oklahoma
7:00 PM
 
2/7/2010
Texas vs. Texas Tech
Austin, TX
1:00 PM on ESPNU
 
For a schedule of all upcoming events visit, Texas Sports.
Longhorn Sports Network Staff
 
General Manager/VP
Scott Willingham
 
Director of Operations
Terri Kelley
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Senior Account Executive
Matt Preece
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Senior Account Executive
Tara Huntress
 
Senior Account Executive
Eryn McMahan
 
Senior Account Executive
Jake Baskin
Contact 
 
Account Executive
Clint Hovey
 
Office Manager
Megan Mackey
 
Marketing Assistant
Sean Knecht
 
 
The Road to Indianapolis   

Damion James 

Texas Men's Basketball climbed to #1 in both the AP and USA Today Coaches polls in January.  This marks the first time in Longhorn Basketball's 104 year history that the team reached the top spot.  As conference play is getting under way, Texas fans look to help cheer on the Longhorns during their march to a National Championship.

    

Frank Erwin Center Sponsorship Opportunities

Concourse Panels 
 
Concourse panels are 4' x 6' back
lit panels located throughout the main level of the Frank Erwin Center.  Each panel is present for ALL FEC events throughout the year.  There are more than 100 ticketed and non-ticketed events held a year, including:   
 
 * Texas Men and Women's Basketball
* Concerts (John Mayer, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood)
* Family Shows (Seasame Street, Disney On Ice, Harlem Globtrotters)
* College and High School Graduations
* UIL State Basketball Tournaments
Every year more than 1 million people attend events at the Frank Erwin Center.   
 
Applause Magazine
 Applause
 
Applause Magazine is a monthly publication, both in print and electronic versions, issued by the Frank Erwin Center.  The Applause contains one-half page, full color ads through out the print version.  The electronic version contains sponsors' logos and a link to sponsors' websites.  Sponsors of Applause also receive preferred seating at ALL Frank Erwin Center events and recognition on Frank Erwin Center social networking websites.
 
 Applause has a circulation of 2,000 print and 75,000 electronic copies.
 
For more information on sponsorship opportunities at the Frank Erwin Center, please contact me.
Spotlight Event
 
Texas Baseball Fan Appreciation Day and Alumni Game 
 
The  2010 Texas Baseball Fan Appreciation Day and Alumni Baseball Game were played Saturday, January 30th, at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.  Fans were  invited to attend an autograph session with UT Baseball players, play catch in the outfield, take photos with Bevo and collect give-away prizes from sponsors.  The Alumni game provided a match up between current UT players and former players.  The outcome came with a 3-0 win for the current Longhorns over the Texas Exes.  Come out as Texas Baseball prepares to kick off its season on February 19th against New Mexico, at home.  UT enters the season ranked #1! 
 
 Disch-Falk Stadium
 
The Coach G Show
 
The University of Texas proudly announced earlier this month the start of The Coach G Show, presented by Lamb's Tire & Automotive.  The Coach G Show is an hour-long radio program that airs live with Texas Women's Basketball coach Gail Goestenkors. It is to air 5 times between January and March,  making its debut on January 19, 2010.   The show will broadcast live on 1300 The Zone and TexasSports.com from Cover 3 Restaurant and Bar located in North Austin.  Craig Way, "Voice of the Longhorns" will be hosting the show.  Fans are invited to come by and check out the show during any of the scheduled broadcast times, all beginning at 7 P.M.  The reamining dates are:
 
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Monday, February 22, 2010
Tuesday, March 2 or 9, 2010
 
For more information on The Coach G Show
 presented by Lamb's Tire & Automotive', or to find out about sponsorship opportunities involved with the show, contact me.
 
Coach G Show 2
 
Contact me today to be our guest in the all new luxury baseball suites at UFCU Disch-Falk Field:  
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