Talk'n Gauchos to Be Broadcast from Giovanni's Pizza; Williams, Boswell, and Bieber to Appear

Men's basketball coach Bob Williams, guard Kyle Boswell and freshman baseball pitcher Shane Bieber will be the featured guests on this week's Talk'n Gauchos radio show, which will air live on AM 1290 KZSB from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday night. 

This week, the show will broacasted from Giovanni's Pizza in the heart of Isla Vista on Pardall Street. Gerry Fall, the Voice of the Gauchos, will be your host.

An online audio simulcast of the program can be found on UCSB's listen live page.

Fans are encouraged to attend the show in person, as Giovanni's will be running food specials for all UCSB fans there for Talk'n Gauchos.

Williams, UCSB's all-time men's basketball coaching victory leader, and his program will wrap up the 2013-14 regular season by hosting Hawai'i this Thursday night before traveling to Cal Poly for a Saturday night showdown. The Gauchos are still jockeying for the top spot in the conference standings leading up to next week's Big West Tournament.

Boswell, a senior from Huntington Beach, Calif. is one of three Gauchos who are currently averaging 10 or more points per game (10.3 ppg). He and forward Shawn Moore will be honored before the Hawai'i game as part of senior night.

Bieber recorded his first career victory on Sunday as part of a 4-0 week for Andrew Checketts's Gauchos, who at 7-1 are off to one of the best starts in program history. The righty threw seven shutout innings with seven strikeouts and just four hits allowed. Shane and the rest of the Gauchos play host to Waseda University in a Tuesday exhibition before heading to Tucson for a prestigious tournament including the University of Arizona and Mississippi State.