SEATTLE, Wash. — On the eve of the 2001 Apple Cup game to decide this year’s Pac-10 championship and post-season bowl berths, the presidents of Washington State University and University of Washington will appear at a joint news conference on Thursday, Nov. 15, on the University of Washington campus.

WSU President V. Lane Rawlins and UW President Richard McCormick will talk about the annual Cougar-Husky gridiron match-up. Although both university presidents predict victory for their respective teams, Rawlins and McCormick stand united in their support for higher education in the state of Washington.

NOTE TO EDITORS, REPORTERS:
The joint news conference is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, at 301 Gerberding Hall on the University of Washington campus. For more information, please contact Collin Tong, director of westside communications and media relations, Washington State University, at 206/448-1333, or Robert Roseth, director, news and information, University of Washington, at 206/543-2580.