STORRS, CT (June 7, 2004)-- The Official Championship Video of the 2004 University of Connecticut Men's Basketball team will be available to the general public beginning Tuesday, June 8 at area locations.
"TOP DOGS: The Run to Number One" is the story of UConn's wire-to-wire journey to the 2004 National Championship. The video is a production of Innovision Film and Video Productions and ISP Sports in association with Collegiate Images and the University of Connecticut.
The DVD will be released on Tuesday morning and will go on sale at the UConn Co-op, Bob's Stores and Golfers Warehouse. It will be available at Walmart, Sam's Club and Foot Locker later this month. Only the UConn Co-op is selling VHS copies.
Fans who have ordered DVD or VHS copies through the web site or 800 number will have their orders shipped on Wednesday, June 9.
The video is jam packed with highlights from UConn's wire to wire run to the national championship.
All regular season, Big East and NCAA Tournament games are highlighted in this video, including the thrilling come-from-behind victories over Pittsburgh in the Big East Tournament Championship and Duke in the NCAA Tournament semi-finals. The video also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes, and footage from the national championship parade and rally in Hartford. A special feature of this video is exclusive behind the scenes footage from the Final Four in San Antonio which includes team meetings, practices, leisure activities and even locker room pep talks and celebrations. This collector's edition video is a must have for any Husky fan.