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					Texas Christian University
   Fort Worth, Texas


      Women’s Basketball
      Visiting Team Guide
             2009-10




        3000 Stadium Drive
         TCU Box 297600
      Fort Worth, Texas 76129
         www.gofrogs.com


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        Visiting Team Information
                  2009-10




The TCU Athletics Department welcomes you to our
  University and to the city of Fort Worth, Texas.




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                                             Table of Contents




TCU Phone Contacts ...................................................................................4-5
General Information.....................................................................................6-8
   Directions to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum from DFW Airport
   Team Bus/Van Parking
   Locker Rooms
   Practices
   Training/Medical Services
   Uniforms
   Media
   Broadcasting
   Photographers
   Player Guest and Will Call
   Visiting Team Tickets
   Ticket Prices
   Video Taping Policy
   Game/Warm-Up Balls
   Equipment Services
   Game Day Timing
Transportation/Buses/Rental Cars .................................................................. 9
Hotel Accommodations ................................................................................ 10
Restaurants...............................................................................................11-13
Map: Fort Worth ........................................................................................... 15
Map: TCU Athletic Facilities/Parking.......................................................... 16
Map: TCU Campus....................................................................................... 17
Travel Information Sheet .............................................................................. 18




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                             University Phone Contacts
Chris Del Conte (817) 257-7710
Athletics Director
c.delconte@tcu.edu

Kim Johnson (817) 257-7950
Associate Athletics Director/SWA
k.n.johnson@tcu.edu

Andrea Nordmann (817) 257-6899
Associate Athletics Director for Compliance
a.nordmann@tcu.edu

Jeff Mittie (817) 257-5376
Head Coach
j.mittie@tcu.edu

Brian Ostermann (817) 257-6929
Associate Head Coach
b.ostermann@tcu.edu

Tonya Haut (817) 257-5469
Assistant Coach
t.haut@tcu.edu

Tricia Davern (817) 257-5932
Assistant Coach (817) 343-1433
t.davern@tcu.edu

Sandora Irvin (817) 257-5468
Director of Operations (817) 343-1436
S.L.Irvin@tcu.edu

Jodi Christian (817) 257-7962
Administrative Assistant
j.christian@tcu.edu

Valerie Tinklepaugh (817) 257-6647
Sports Medicine Staff/Athletic Trainer (817) 343-1534
v.tinklepaugh@tcu.edu

Andy Anderson (817) 257-5367
Assistant Director of Media Relations (817) 343-6465
a.anderson2@tcu.edu



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                            Game Administration

Andrea Nordmann, Associate Athletics Director/SWA
Office (817) 257-899
Cell (817) 320-6593

Sandora Irvin, Director of Operations
Office (817) 257-5468
Cell (817) 343-1436

Andy Anderson, Media Relations: Director for Women’s Basketball
Office (817) 257-5367
Cell (817) 343-6465

Sean Conner, Director of Ticket Operations
Office (817) 257-7967

Valerie Tinklepaugh, Sports Medicine Staff, Athletic Trainer
Office (817) 257-6647
Cell (817) 343-1534

Emergency Contact Numbers
Campus Police                      (817) 257-7777
Fort Worth Police                  (817) 871-8885
Harris Hospital ER                 (817) 882-3333

Athletic Training Contacts
Harris Hospital Southwest          (817) 346-5000
Harris Methodist Downtown          (817) 882-2000
Baylor All Saints Medical Center   (817) 926-2544
North Hills Hospital               (817) 255-1000
John Peter Smith Hospital          (817) 927-1110
Ben Hogan Sports Institute         (817) 250-7500
The Bone and Joint Clinic          (817) 335-4316
TCU Health Center                  (817) 257-7940




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                               General Information

                              Daniel Meyer Coliseum
                               3000 Stadium Drive
                              Seating Capacity 7,201
Directions:
From the airport to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum: Take the south airport exit to
Highway 183. Go west on 183. Highways 183 and 121 will merge. Take 121
west towards downtown Fort Worth (exit 24B). Get on I-35W and go south for
0.8 miles before taking I-30 West. Proceed for 2.6 miles, then exit at University
Drive South (exit 12). Turn right (west) at Cantey Street and left on Stadium
Drive. Daniel-Meyer Coliseum is on the right. The coliseum is located at
Stadium Drive and Frog Alley. Parking is available at the coliseum.

Team Bus/Van Parking:
Entrance for games is on the north entrance (lower level) to Daniel-Meyer
Coliseum at the ramp between the coliseum and Amon Carter Stadium. You
will be dropped off from your bus on the north end (upper level) and walk down
stairs to ramp into coliseum. Bus drop off for practice is at the front doors of
Daniel-Meyer Coliseum on the upper level parking lot. (Please see map P.16.)

Locker Rooms:
Visiting team locker rooms are located on the floor level, near the entrance in
the tunnel. Please coordinate with Sandora Irvin at (817) 343-1436, if you need
the locker room at any other times besides game time. Towels and drinks will
be provided.

Practices:
You will receive practice times for your game and practice. If this time does
not work for your team, we will do our best to accommodate you. Please
contact Sandora Irvin at (817) 343-1436 at least one week prior to your arrival to
confirm your practice time.




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Training/Medical Services:
A full training room facility is located at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum. EMT will be
at all games as well as team physicians. TCU will provide visiting teams with
coolers and ice chests. Special requests should be directed prior to arrival.
Emergency equipment is available as needed. TCU uses vacuum splints and
has conventional backboard systems also available. Please direct any questions
regarding training facilities to Valerie Tinklepaugh at (817) 343-1534.

Uniforms:
TCU will wear white or silver uniforms and the visiting team will wear dark
uniforms.

Media:
Andy Anderson, Assistant Director of Athletics Media Relations, will handle
all media services and credentials requests. Anderson can be reached at
(817) 257-5367 or via his cell at (817) 343-6465 or e-mail
a.anderson2@tcu.edu. The Athletics Media Relations office is located on the
concourse level of Daniel-Meyer Coliseum in room 104. The office is open from
8-5, Monday through Friday. The office phone number is 817-257-7969 and the
fax number is 817- 257-7964. Media credentials are necessary for home TCU
women’s basketball games. Any media member wishing to cover TCU home
games must contact the Athletics Media Relations office in writing or by phone to
ensure complimentary admission to the contest.

Broadcasting:
Permission to broadcast must be secured at least two weeks in advance from
Andy Anderson, TCU Media Relations. Anderson may be reached at (817) 257-
5367. Visiting teams will be charged for phone lines unless a reciprocal
arrangement exists between universities.

Brian Estridge , Director of Broadcasting:   (817) 257-5462
Travis Cook, TCU Connect:                    (817) 257-4357

Photographers:
Photographers may shoot from photographer locations identified in the
DMC. Any photographer failing to adhere to these policies may be asked to
leave the arena.




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Player Guest and Will Call:
Visiting team Player Guest and Will Call will be at the Upper East Entrance to
Daniel-Meyer Coliseum in the Ticket Office.

Visiting Team Tickets:
The visiting team complimentary tickets are provided per contract and are
immediately behind the visiting team’s bench. If more tickets are needed, your
school will be billed for the needed tickets. Complimentary ticket lists need to
be turned in to our ticket office no later than shoot around the day of the game.

Ticket Prices:
Adult ticket...$8.00
Youth ticket (ages 3-17)...$5.00

Video Taping Policy:
The home team is responsible for taping games or providing space for the
visiting team to tape. A copy of the film shall be provided to the visiting team
immediately following the game. If you have any questions regarding film
please contact Adam Call at (817) 257-5785 or a.call@tcu.edu.

Game/Warm-Up Balls:
Game ball is Nike N Touch 3005.

Equipment Services:
Laundry can be provided for visiting teams upon request. You will be charged
$50. Please contact Mark Miller at (817) 257-6954 or (203) 644-0566 before
arrival if you will need this service.

Game Day Timing:
Sample Timing Sheet for 6:30 p.m. Tip:

Actual Time         Scoreboard          Activity
5:00 p.m.                               Court Available for warm-up
5:25                60:00               Set Scoreboard Clock
5:55                30:00               Game Officials on the Court
6:20                5:00                Teams may return to floor
6:25                00:00               National Anthem
6:28                00:00               Starting Lineups
6:30                20:00               Tip-Off


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                    Transportation, Buses and Rental Cars

                              Public Transportation:
The T Bus Service                          The Trinity Railway Express
(817) 215-8600                             (817) 215-8600
www.the-t.com                              www.trinityrailwayexpress.org

Yellow Checker Shuttle                     Amtrak
(817) 267-5150                             (817) 810-0203
www.yellowcheckershuttle.com               www.amtrak.com

                                 Charter Buses:
Priority One Transportation                Coach USA
contact: Ricky Bishop                      (800) 256-4723
972 552 5466
972 768 8343                               Lone Star Buses
                                           (800) 933-1132

Gotta Go Trailways                         Charter Bus America
(800) 468-8239                             www.charterbusamerica.com

                               Airport Car Rental:
Advantage                                  Alamo
(800) 777-5500                             (800) GO-ALAMO

Avis                                       Budget
(800) 230-4898                             (800) 527-0700

Dollar                                     Enterprise
(800) 800-4000                             (800) RENT-A-CAR

E-Z Rent                                   Payless Car Rental
(972) 621-0044                             (800) PAYLESS

National                                   Thrifty
(800) CAR-RENT                             (800) THRIFTY

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                           Hotel Accommodations:
                                 Downtown
                           (5 minutes from Campus)
Radisson Plaza Hotel Fort Worth               Fort Worth Plaza Hotel
815 Main Street                               1701 Commerce Street
(817) 870-2100                                (817) 335-7000

*Renaissance Worthington                      *Marriott Courtyard/Blackstone
200 Main Street                               601 Main Street
(817) 870-1000                                (817) 885-8700

Clarion Hotel                                 The Ashton Hotel
600 Commerce Street                           610 Main Street
(817) 332-6900                                (817) 332-0100

                                Near Campus
*Spring Hill Suites                           *Courtyard by Marriott
3250 Lovell                                   3150 Riverfront Drive
(817) 878-2554                                (817) 335-1300

*Residence Inn                                Homestead Studio Suites
1701 S. University                            1601 River Run
(817) 870-1011                                (817) 338-4808

*Courtyard FW West                            *Town Place Suites
6530 West Freeway                             4200 International Plaza
(817) 737-6923                                (817) 732-2224

                              Bryant Irvin Area
                          (10 minutes from Campus)
*Radisson Fort Worth South                    La Quinta
100 Altamesa Blvd E                           4900 Bryant Irvin Blvd
(817) 759-4633                                (817) 370-2733

Hampton Inn                                   Holiday Inn Express and Suites
4799 SW Loop 820                              4609 City Lake Blvd
(817) 346-7845                                (817) 292-4900

*TCU Sponsored Hotel


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                                 Restaurants
NEAR CAMPUS

AMERICAN
Cafe Express                     1540 S. Univ. Dr           (817) 810-9444
*Charleston’s                    3020 S. Hulen @ Bellaire   (817) 735-8900
Chili’s                          1540 S. University Dr.     (817) 429-2002
Snookie’s Bar and Grill          2731 S. Hulen              (817) 207-0788

BARBECUE
Red Hot & Blue (Memphis Style)   3000 S. Hulen              (817) 731-8770

BREAKFAST
Denny’s Restaurant               1523 S. University Dr.     (817) 332-8468
Ol’ South Pancake House          1509 S. University         (817) 336-0311
IHOP                             1664 S. University Dr.            (817) 336-
4191

BAGELS
Einstein Bros. Bagels            3050 S. University Dr.     (817) 923-3444
Panera Bread                     1700 S. University Dr.            (817) 870-
1959
*Yogi’s Bagel Café               2710 S. Hulen              (817) 921-4500

DELI/SUBS
Boston Market                    3012 W. Berry              (817) 921-4466
Quizno’s Classic Subs            2813 W. Berry              (817) 922-0200
Quizno’s Classic Subs            3050 S. Hulen              (817) 665-0641
Subway                           2209 W. Berry              (817) 927-2544
Texadelphia                      2747 S. Hulen              (817) 920-1712

FAST FOOD
*Chicken Express                 4791 SW Loop 820           (817) 263-6000
Jack in the Box                  2851 W. Berry              (817) 921-2471
Jack in the Box                  217 S. University Dr.             (817) 332-
3992
KFC                              3103 Townsend              (817) 921-4031
Sonic Drive-In                   1800 W. Berry              (817) 920-9767
Taco Bell                        2301 W. Berry              (817) 927-0351
Wendy’s                          2317 W. Berry              (817) 926-7147
Whataburger                      2401 W. Berry              (817) 924-6681

ITALIAN
Bella Pasta & Pizza              3455 Bluebonnet Circle     (817) 922-9500
Romano’s Macaroni Grill          1505 S. University Dr.     (817) 336-6676


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MEXICAN
*Blue Mesa Grill                      1600 E. University Dr.       (817) 332-6372
Chipotle                              3050 S. Hulen                (817) 735-8367
Pappasito’s Cantina                   2704 West Fwy                (817) 877-5546

PIZZA
Domino’s                              2801 W. Berry                (817) 924-0000
Mama’s Pizza                          1813 W. Berry                (817) 923-3541
Papa John’s                           2211 W. Berry                (817) 924-7272
Perrotti’s Pizza                      3025 Greene Ave.             (817) 927-2209
Pizza Hut (delivery/carry out only)   2400 W. Berry                (817) 927-7027

SEAFOOD
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop (cash only)         2917 W. Berry                (817) 921-4255
Pappadeaux                            2708 West Fwy                (817) 877-8843
Rockfish Seafood Grill                3050 S. Hulen                (817) 738-3474

SMOOTHIES
Smoothie King                         3054 S. University Dr.       (817) 923-4663

STEAKS
Hoffbrau Steaks                       1712 S. University           (817) 870-1952

DOWNTOWN/STOCKYARDS

AMERICAN
Billy Miner’s Saloon                  150 W. 3rd St.               (817) 877-3301
Chili’s                               515 Main St..                (817) 855-8680

BARBEQUE
Risky’s Barbeque                      300 Main St.-Downtown        (817) 877-3306
Risky’s Barbeque                      140 E. Exchange-Stockyards   (817) 626-7777

BREAKFAST
Corner Bakery Cafe                    615 Main St.                 (817) 870-4991

CAJUN
Razoo’s Cajun Cafe                    318 Main St.                 (817) 429-7009

MEXICAN
El Rancho Grande                      1400 N. Main                 (817) 624-9206
Joe T. Garcia’s                       2201 N. Commerce             (817) 626-4356
*Los Vaqueros                         2629 N. Main St.             (817) 624-1511
*Mi Cocina                            509 Main St.                 (817) 877-3600
Risky Rita’s                          140 E. Exchange-Stockyards   (817) 626-8700


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PIZZA
Uno’s Restaurant          300 Houston                  (817) 624-3945

HULEN/BRYANT IRVIN AREA

AMERICAN
Applebee’s                5030 S. Hulen                (817) 423-8138
Bennigan’s                4833 S. Hulen                (817) 294-1021
Black-Eyed Pea            820 & Bryant Irvin Rd.       (817) 370-9701
Steak ‘n Shake            5020 Overton Ridge           (817) 370-7057
*Charleston’s             3020 S. Hulen                (817) 735-8900
*The Covey                3010 S. Hulen                (817) 731-7933

ASIAN
Pei Wei                   5900 Overton Ridge Blvd.     (817) 294-0808
Szechuan Chinese          4750 Bryant Irvin Rd.               (817) 346-
6111

BARBEQUE
Cousin’s Pit Barbecue     5051 Bryant Irvin Rd.               (817) 346-
3999

BUFFET
Golden Corral             6049 S. Hulen                (817) 263-4016
Luby’s Cafeteria          4800 S. Hulen (Hulen Mall)   (817) 292-5014
Souper Salad              4714 SW Loop 820             (817) 732-8494

CAJUN
Razoo’s Cajun Cafe        4700 Bryant Irvin Rd.               (817) 292-
8584

DELI/SUBS
Jason’s Deli              5100 Overton Ridge Blvd.     (817) 370-9187

FAST FOODS
*Chicken Express          4791 SW Loop 820             (817) 263-6000
Chick-Fil-A               4800 S. Hulen (Hulen Mall)   (817) 294-0094
Taco Bueno                6050 S. Hulen                (817) 370-0020

ITALIAN
Olive Garden              4700 SW Loop 820             (817) 377-8091

MEXICAN
On the Border             4411 Bryant Irvin Rd.               (817) 735-
8670


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*Rosa’s Cafe                   5000 Overton Ridge Blvd.   (817) 263-7697
*Mi Cocina                     4601 West Fwy              (817) 569-1444

SEAFOOD
Red Lobster                    4805 S. Hulen              (817) 292-7293


STEAK
Saltgrass Steakhouse           4601 Citylake Blvd. West   (817) 263-5577

MISCELLANEOUS

AMERICAN
Applebee’s                     660 West Freeway (I-30)    (817) 732-8862
*Kincaid’s Hamburgers          4901 Camp Bowie Blvd.      (817) 732-2881
Paris Coffee Shop (B/L only)   700 W. Magnolia            (817) 335-2041

BARBEQUE
Angelo’s                       2533 White Settlement      (817) 332-0357
*Railhead Smokehouse           2900 Montgomery            (817) 738-9808

BUFFET
Luby’s Cafeteria               2800 8th Ave.              (817) 920-9939

ITALIAN
Italian Inn Ridglea            6323 Camp Bowie Blvd       (817) 737-0123
Sardine’s Ristorante           509 University Dr.         (817) 332-9937

MEXICAN
Uncle Julio’s                  5301 Camp Bowie Blvd.      (817) 377-2777

PIZZA
Double Dave’s                  5800-H Camp Bowie Blvd.    (817) 377-DAVE

*TCU Sponsored Restaurants




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