Dec. 18, 2003
LOS ANGELES -Fans planning to attend Saturday's men's basketball game against Michigan State should be in their seats no later than 3:00 p.m. due to a special pre-game ceremony honoring John Wooden.
UCLA's Pauley Pavilion will be open early (2:00 p.m.) in order for fans to get seated for the special pre-game ceremony in which the basketball floor will be named "John and Nell Wooden Court."
A number of past players, coaches and staff that were involved with coach Wooden's career are expected to be on hand.
A special John Wooden commemorative poster will be given to fans upon their departure of Pauley Pavilion at the conclusion of the game.