July 18, 2011
LOS ANGELES -- The Centennial celebration at Loyola Marymount University, LMUat100, kicked off with the 2011 Commencement ceremonies and will continue through May 2012. LMU Athletics will celebrate along with the University with full list of special events, frequent online features and Centennial games for each of its NCAA Division I programs.
The events for athletics started with the record-setting LionsFund Golf Classic and Dinner Auction in May and with the start of the fall 2011 sports season, the LMUat100 Celebration will be a busy one.
The Lions will honor LMUat100 with a Centennial game for each of its programs, starting with men's water polo against rival Pepperdine on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 12 noon, Each game will feature special promotions and features that sport, its history at LMU, and the student-athletes and coaches who have made it a rich part of LMU's history.
The full list of the fall Centennial Games:
|Day, Date||Sport vs. Opponent||Time||Location|
|Saturday, Sept. 10||Men's Water Polo vs. Pepperdine||12 noon||Burns Center|
|Thursday, Sept. 29||Women's Volleyball vs. BYU||7 p.m.||Gersten Pavilion|
|Sunday, Oct. 9||Women's Soccer vs. Gonzaga||1 p.m.||Sullivan Field|
|Sunday, Nov. 6||Men's Soccer vs. Gonzaga||2 p.m.||Sullivan Field|
|Friday, Dec. 2||Men's Basketball vs. Columbia||7 p.m.||Gersten Pavilion|
|Sunday, Dec. 4||Women's Basketball vs. UCLA||TBA||Gersten Pavilion|
|Sunday, Jan. 15||Women's Swimming vs. UC Davis||12 noon||Burns Center|
As a part of the celebration, LMU Athletics is offering the Centennial Scarf Season Ticket Package. For $30 fans will receive an exclusive LMUat100 Athletics Centennial Scarf, which will grant all-season access to men's and women's soccer, women's volleyball, and men's and women's water polo. For more information contact the LMU Ticket Office at (310) 338-LION or order using the Fall Sports Pass order form.
LMU Athletics is celebrating along side the University as a whole, which has a master calendar of events in honor of the Centennial. The annual Alumni BBQ will be a special presentation this fall as the University will hold a 100th Birthday Party at the annual event, Sunday, Sept. 25.
Follow the LMUat100 all year at the LMU Athletics online home for the Centennial at LMULions.com/LMUat100. Special features, reposts for stories for LMU's past historical moments, videos and more will be posted throughout the year in 2011-12. In addition, follow the entire Universities celebration at 100.lmu.edu.