Free Bus Ride and Tickets Offered to Students for 2013 Big West Tournament

All students who grabbed a Loco Pass this year can take advantage of free bus and ticket to each UCSB game in the 2013 Big West Basketball Tournament at Honda Center in Anaheim, Thursday, March 14 - Saturday, March 16.

The final two regular season games this week at the Thunderdome  (Cal State Fullerton on Thursday and UC Riverside on Saturday. Both at 7 p.m. Students free with ID) will determine when the Gauchos will play their first round game (quarterfinals) on Thursday, March 14.   The game time is expected to be either at Noon or 6:00 p.m.  

- Bus leaves at 7:30 a.m. (from the Thunderdome) if UCSB is the No. 7 seed for 12 p.m. game. Bus will leave 30-minutes after the game.

- Bus leaves at 1:00 p.m. (from the Thunderdome) if UCSB is the No. 8 seed (play Long Beach State) for 6 p.m. game. Bus will leave 30-minutes after the game.

Loco Pass students will receive bus ride from UCSB to the Honda Center and back along with a game ticket for each game the Gauchos play.  Reservations must be made in advance via this link for bus or by signing up in person at the UCSB Athletics Ticket Office in the Intercollegiate Athletics Building (ICA) before Tuesday at 4 p.m.  Students who haven't taken advantage of the Loco Pass yet (free game-day t-shirt, bus and student ticket for tournament) can do so at the Athletics Ticket Office before Tuesday, March 15th by Noon.

Loco Pass students who travel to the Honda Center on their own can pick up their free ticket at the UCSB ticket table located in the main Honda Center lobby in the Northwest corner. Tickets are available for pick-up by showing current UCSB Access Card and official 2013 "Gaucho Pride" t-shirt.

If the men play Friday the student bus will leave UCSB at 1:30 p.m. and return after the game. Possible game times on Friday are 6:30 p.m. at 8:30 p.m. Buses will have Wi-Fi available.

For more information visit this link or call 893-UCSB. To sign up in person for the Loco Pass visit the UCSB Athletics Ticket Office from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.