UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT WOMEN'S BASKETBALL EXHIBITION TOUR OF ITALY
NOVEMBER 18-25, 2006
ITINERARY ARRANGED IN COOPERATION WITH SPORT TOURS INTERNATIONAL:
November 18 - Depart USA for Italy
November 21 - Visit Pompeii ruins, play first game of tour vs. Italian Number one Club Napoli. (UCONN won by 78-57)
November 22 - Bus to Rome, practice enroute
November 23 - Visit Vatican Museum, play 2nd game of tour vs. Viterbo (UCONN won 81-56). Thanksgiving Dinner after the game
November 24 - Visit Spanish Steps, Pantheon, Coliseum & Forum, then join U.S. Marines at the American Embassy for kickoff of "Toys for Tots" program. Evening celebratory dinner at Girrosto Toscano 5 Star Restaurant.
November 25 - Return to USA
Head Coach Geno Auriemma leads team across one of the pedestrian crosswalks in ancient Pompeii.