Oct. 20, 2004

The NCAA Beyond the Game Tour, presented by CBS Sports, brings the energy and excitement of college athletics to Ohio State University fans on Saturday, October 23, 2004 from 8am-1pm. The FREE, FUN-FILLED event provides OSU fans with the opportunity to experience hands-on what it is like to be an NCAA Champion, while reliving some of the most memorable moments in NCAA history.

Beyond the Game features interactive sports zones where OSU fans can participate in authentic, championship sports experiences, including:

CINGULAR SAVES OF THE GAME – Experience the thrill of snagginga home run to win the NCAA Men’s or Women’s College WorldSeries®! COCA-COLA GRIDIRON CHALLENGE – Have the chance toscore a game-winning touchdown with only seconds left on the clock!PONTIAC PERFORMANCE PLAYS – Attempt to make some of the mostmemorable shots in men’s and women’s NCAA Basketball®history!

OSU fans can also experience other exciting NCAA sports including lacrosse and rowing as well as the CBS Sports Play by Play where participants can call the action of a memorable NCAA game and take home a DVD of their sports casting experience.

Beyond the Game will be open free to the public on Saturday, October 23, 2004 from 8am-1pm and will be located at the North Loop in front of the Jerome Schottenstein Center.

NCAA Corporate Champions Cingular Wireless, The Coca-Cola Company and Pontiac are proud sponsors of Beyond the Game.