Woodstock's Pizza hosts first basketball Coaches Show

Dec. 4, 2017

DAVIS, Calif. - The UC Davis Coaches Show is back, and will return to Woodstock's Pizza in Downtown Davis Tuesday night for the first basketball event of the season.

Starting at 6 p.m., Head Women's Basketball Coach Jennifer Gross, senior political science major Pele Gianotti, senior psychology major Rachel Nagel, Head Men's Basketball Coach Jim Les, senior communication major Chima Moneke and junior communication major Siler Schneider will talk about their respective teams, and outstanding starts to the 2017-18 season.

UC Davis basketball fans who are unable to attend in person can watch a Facebook Live stream of this event on UC Davis Athletics' page

Both basketball teams will return to action Wednesday night in the inaugural home basketball doubleheader of the season. The first game on Hamilton Court will feature the women's team when it faces San Francisco in a 5 p.m. non-conference matchup; the men will complete a home-and-home season series against Pacific at 7:30 p.m. or 35 minutes after the women's game ends, whichever is later. 

Providing a small-town community feel while providing a world-class academic experience, UC Davis is home to more than 37,000 students and centrally located between San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, and the Napa Valley.

The No. 6-ranked public university in the nation, according to the Wall Street Journal, offers nearly 100 graduate programs and more than 100 academic majors across four colleges and six professional schools, ranking among the world and nation's best in numerous disciplines, including veterinary science, agriculture, and plant and animal programs.