UofL alumni clubs set game watch locations


    LOUISVILLE, Ky.—University of Louisville’s alumni clubs have scheduled game watch locations for the March 31 Cardinals’ Final Four basketball game against the University of Kentucky.

    In Louisville, the River City Alumni Club will host official game watch parties at Molly Malone’s, 3900 Shelbyville Road and 933 Baxter Avenue; Prime Lounge, 106 W. Main St.; and Saints Pizza Pub and Sky Bar, 131 Breckenridge Lane.

    The club also is encouraging fans to watch at any of the local Buffalo Wild Wings locations. BW3 is a sponsor of the River City Alumni Club Scholarship Program.

    Fans are advised to get to these locations by 5 p.m. Saturday, since all are expecting heavy crowds for the 6:09 p.m. game.

    UofL alumni clubs across the country also are planning game watch parties. Details appear at www.uoflalumni.org/gamewatch.

    For more information, call Tom Dennis at 502-852-6186 (office) or 502-475-3175 (cell).

    John Drees is a 35-year veteran in the Office of Communications and Marketing. As vice president, communications and marketing, he works closely with the president, provost and other senior administrators, oversees the Office of Communications and Marketing, including media relations, marketing and brand, broadcast, social media, internal communication, crisis communication, visitor services and special events and activities. A former sports editor for the Voice Newspapers, he was a regular contributor to a variety of publications, including the Kentucky Sports Report and the Courier-Journal. A poor but enthusiastic golfer, he is an avid Cardinal sports fan. He also loves the Detroit Lions, so pity him.