Baylor Bookstore Hits the Road to Support the Baylor Bears at the 35th Annual Bridgepoint Education Holiday BowlDec. 19, 2012
WACO, Texas (Dec. 19, 2012) - As the Baylor Bears and UCLA Bruins prepare to meet for the first time Dec. 27 in Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl in San Diego, the Baylor Bookstore is hitting the road to help cheer on the Bears and ensure fans are outfitted in their best Green and Gold.
From Wednesday, Dec. 26 to Friday, Dec. 28, the Baylor Bookstore will set up spirit shops at the Hilton Bayfront and Qualcomm Stadium, offering a wide range of gifts and spirit apparel including t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats and pants for men, women and children. (Hours and location information below.)
"The bookstore team is excited to join the thousands of Baylor students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans who will also make the trip to San Diego," said Billy Nors, store director of the Baylor Bookstore. "We're all about convenience, and attending the Holiday Bowl reinforces our ultimate goal of providing the right products at the right time."
Baylor Bookstore Hours of Operation at the Holiday Bowl
Hilton Bayfront San Diego (Indigo 202) - 1 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA
Wednesday, Dec. 26 Noon to 8 p.m. PST
Thursday, Dec. 27 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (pregame) PST
11 p.m. to midnight (tentative, postgame) PST
Friday, Dec. 28 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. PST
Qualcomm Stadium (Power Party Area) - 9449 Friars Road San Diego, CA
Thursday, Dec. 27 3 to 5:45 p.m. PST
ABOUT BAYLOR UNIVERSITY
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.
ABOUT BAYLOR BOOKSTORE
The Baylor Bookstore is the official on-campus bookstore of Baylor University - offering products and services to students, faculty and the surrounding community both in-store and online via efollett.com. The Baylor Bookstore is located at 1201 South 5th Street. Please note the bookstore will be closed from Sunday, December 23rd, to Wednesday, December 26th, for Christmas and Sunday, December 30th, through Tuesday, January 1st, for New Year's.
ABOUT FOLLETT HIGHER EDUCATION GROUP
Follett Higher Education Group of Oak Brook, Illinois, is the leading provider of bookstore services and the foremost supplier of used books in North America. Follett services five million students and over 400,000 faculty members through more than 850 stores. Follett also services more than 1,600 independent campus stores with its wholesale services, and has the most visited ecommerce collegiate website, efollett.com, that provides services and products through a network of more than 900 campus stores.