Bob Williams, Mario Hollands Featured on Talk'n Gauchos

Feb. 22, 2010

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Men's basketball coach Bob Williams, with his team riding a five-game winning streak, and baseball pitcher Mario Hollands will be featured on Tuesday's Talk'n Gauchos, UCSB Athletics' weekly radio show. The show is broadcast from State and A Bar & Grill will air live on AM 1490 KIST from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday.

Fans are encouraged to show up at State and A, on the corner of State Street and Anapamu Street in Santa Barbara, for chances to win new UCSB gear and tickets to Gaucho games. For more information on Talk'n Gauchos, click here.

Fans can e-mail questions to the weekly guests, which will be read live on air. Click here to send in your questions. In addition, the show will be streamed live and archived online and fans can hear it by clicking here. This new streaming audio is also available for men's and women's basketball and baseball.

Williams' Gauchos are coming off a Bracket Buster victory over Fresno State and host Cal State Northridge on Wednesday in the Thunderdome. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m. To purchase tickets to this - and any - UCSB event, please click here or call (805) 893-UCSB.

Hollands and his teammates open their season on Tuesday vs. Westmont at 2 p.m. The left-handed All-American pitcher is projected to be UCSB's Friday starter this season. Baseball season tickets are available and with each purchase, fans receive a free UCSB hat! Click here for more details.

The Intercollegiate Athletics Ticket Office now has two parking spaces adjacent to the building and is now open on Saturdays, making it easier than ever for fans to purchase tickets. The ICA Ticket Office will be open from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturdays. The two parking spots, designated specifically for the ticket office, are already available during weekday hours, which are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

About the Gaucho Fund (G-Fund for short): The program was launched as part of the Dare to Be Great strategic plan and is UCSB Athletics' annual giving program to provide vital funding support for scholarships, academic success and leadership development for Gaucho student-athletes. The Gaucho Fund is the anchor to the Dare to Be Great campaign. For more information on Dare to Be Great, please click here.