December 8, 2009

Lindsay Gottlieb and Emilie Johnson Featured on Talk'n Gauchos

Dec. 8, 2009

UC Santa Barbara women's basketball head coach Lindsay Gottlieb and point guard Emilie Johnson 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, tickets to Gaucho games and even men's and women's basketball tickets. 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.

Gottlieb, the reigning Big West Co-Coach of the Year, has led her team to two wins in the past three games.

Emilie Johnson was named the Big West Player of the Week last week and is averaging 14.7 points and 4.4 rebounds per game.

The Gauchos face Cal State Bakersfield on Sunday at 2 p.m. and UCLA next Tuesday at 7 p.m.To purchase tickets, please call (805) 893-UCSB, visit the Ticket Office located inside the Intercollegiate Athletics building on campus or click here.

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.