Breast Cancer Awareness Weekend Set for October 24 and 26

Sept. 25, 2008

LOS ANGELES - October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and UCLA Athletics will help raise awareness at five upcoming Bruin Olympic Sports events.

At the Oct. 4 UCLA-Washington State football game at the Rose Bowl, fans will be able to buy UCLA Breast Cancer Awareness t-shirts. The t-shirts are $10 and will be available at the BearWear Stands located in Lot H and across from tunnel 7.

T-shirts will also be available prior to the five UCLA Olympic Sports events listed below:

Oct. 12 - Women's Soccer vs. Washington at 1 p.m. at Drake Stadium
Oct. 24 - Women's Volleyball vs. California at 7 p.m. at Pauley Pavilion
Oct. 26 - Women's Volleyball vs. Stanford at 12:30 p.m. at Pauley Pavilion
Jan. 25 - Gymnastics vs. California at 2 p.m. at Pauley Pavilion
Date TBA - Women's Basketball vs. Arizona State at Pauley Pavilion

Purchase of a t-shirt prior to any of the five Olympic Sports events will gain you free entrance to that game and all remaining Breast Cancer Awareness games. Proceeds from the sale of each t-shirt will benefit The Revlon/UCLA Breast Center.

In addition, at the Oct. 24 and Oct. 26 women's volleyball matches, UCLA players will adorn pink jerseys and the match will be played with pink volleyballs. Fans will be able to bid on the game-worn jerseys, as well as volleyballs used during the two contests, at, with all proceeds going to The Revlon/UCLA Breast Center. Prior to each match, the first 250 fans will receive a Breast Cancer Awareness bracelet. Wilson will also provide giveaways during both matches.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Aug 29
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
(25-19, 25-21, 25-16)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Loyola Marymount
Los Angeles, CA
(15-25, 23-25, 27-29)
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. American University
Honolulu, HI
Saturday, Sep 05 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Iowa
Honolulu, HI
Sunday, Sep 06 - 8:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. San Diego
Santa Barbara, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. SMU
Santa Barbara, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 2:00 PM PST
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 10:00 AM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 7:30 PM PST
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
Wednesday, Sep 23 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 27 - 12:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Friday, Oct 02 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 09 - 5:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Sunday, Oct 11 - 11:00 AM PST
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
Friday, Oct 16 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 18 - 1:30 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Oct 25 - 12:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 30 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Wednesday, Nov 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Nov 12 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 15 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 20 - 6:00 PM PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Nov 22 - 11:00 AM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Wednesday, Nov 25 - 8:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 27 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA