Colorado State athletics announces official Rams NCAA watch parties across the nation

March 19, 2013

FORT COLLINS, Colo. - Colorado State fans unable to travel to Lexington, Ky., to catch the Rams' second-round NCAA tournament contest Thursday night are invited to several official watch parties - one in Fort Collins and others across the state and the nation - the university announced Tuesday. Admission to the parties is free.

The No. 8 seed Rams cap the first full day of tournament action, a 16-game slate, with a 7:20 p.m. MDT (approx.) clash with No. 9 seed Missouri (23-10) Thursday.

Official Watch Party--Fort Collins
Fans in Fort Collins are invited to the official local watch party at CB & Potts (1415 W. Elizabeth Street), starting at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. CB & Potts will donate 10 percent of all food and drink sales during the game to the Ram Club, which supports student-athlete scholarships at Colorado State.

The game tips off at approximately 7:20 p.m., after first contest of the Lexington site's evening session between No. 1 seed Louisville and the winner of the "First Four" contest between North Carolina A&T and Liberty.

Other fans across the country can take part in one of several official Hometown Huddle events (updates to the list made after the time of this post can be found here).

Colorado - Fort Collins
C.B. & Potts
1415 West Elizabeth Street, Fort Collins
Thursday, March 21,
7:20 p.m. MST

Colorado - Denver
80 S. Madison St., Denver
Thursday, March 21,
7:20-9:50 p.m. MST

Colorado - Colorado Springs
Colorado Mountain Brewery
600 S. 21st Street, Colorado Springs

Colorado - Boulder
Red Zone at the Pumphouse Brewery
540 Main Street, Longmont

Arizona - Phoenix/Scottsdale
Goldie's Neighborhood Sports Cafe
10135 E. Via Linda, Scottsdale
*meet upstairs
Thursday, March 21, 6:20 p.m. PST

California - Los Angeles
The Factory Gastrobar
4020 Atlantic, Long Beach

California - San Francisco
2209 Polk Street, San Francisco

California - San Jose
Old Wagon Saloon and Grill
73 N San Pedro St., San Jose
Thursday, March 21, 6:20 p.m. PST

Idaho - Boise
Taphouse - Downtown Boise
760 W. Main St., Boise
Thursday, March 21, 7:20 p.m. MST

Illinois - Chicago
Riverview Tavern in Roscoe Village
1958 W. Roscoe Street, Chicago

Illinois - Chicago
Diag Bar and Grill
2856 N. Southport Ave., Chicago

Kansas - Overland Park
Buffalo Wild Wings
7030 West 105th Street
Thursday, March 21, 8:20 p.m. CST

Nebraska - Omaha
The Loose Moose
4915 N. 120th St., Omaha
Thursday, March 21, 8:20 p.m. CST

New York -New York City
The Watering Hole
106 E. 19th St., New York

Texas - Dallas / Addison
4440 Belt Line., Addison
Thursday, March 21, 8:20 pm. CST

Texas - Houston
Firkin and Phoenix Pub
1915 Westheimer Rd., Houston

Washington - Seattle
RAM Restaurant & Brewery
401 NE Northgate Way, Seattle

Washington D.C
1345 N. Courthouse Rd., Arlington
Thursday, March 21, 9:20 p.m. EST