8:05 a.m., Dec. 9, 2010----For loyal Blue Hens around the country, the University of Delaware Office of Alumni Relations has announced a series of watch parties to cheer on the Hens as they battle the University of New Hampshire in an NCAA Football Championship Subdivision playoff quarterfinal game set Friday night, Dec. 10, at Tubby Raymond Field at Delaware Stadium.
Most of the alumni events will begin at 7:30 or 7:45 Eastern, with kickoff set at 8 p.m. The game will air on ESPN2.
Watch parties are planned in the following cities, with details available at the UDconnection website:
Baltimore - 7:30, Field House, Canton, 2400 Boston St.
Chicago - 6:30 Central, Crossing Tavern, 2548 N. Southport Ave.
Philadelphia - 7:45, Fox and Hound, 1501 Spruce St.
Lancaster - 7:45, Brickyard Restaurant and Sports Pub, 415 N. Prince St.
New York City - 7:45, The Village Pour House, 366 W. 46th St.
Washington, D.C. - 7:45, Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, 639 Indiana Ave., NW.
Southern New Jersey - 7:45, Botto's Italian Line Restaurant and Banquet Room, 1411 Kings Highway, Swedesboro, N.J., hosted by alumnus Enrico Botto, owner of the restaurant.
Sussex County - 7:45, Stoney Lonen, 208 2nd St., Rehoboth Beach.
New Castle County - 7:45, McGlynns Pub, Polly Drummond Shopping Center.
Tampa Bay - 7:45, Lee Roy Selmon's Restaurant and Bar, 4302 W. Boy Scout Blvd., South Tampa.
Clemson, S.C., area - 7:45, TD's of Clemson, 339 College Ave., Clemson, S.C.
Boston - 7:45, Boston Beer Works-Fenway, 61 Brookline Ave.