Video Game Contest Helps Student Earn Trip to WCC Tournament

Josh Schroeder will root for USD when he attends the West Coast Conference men and women’s basketball tournament in Las Vegas this weekend. But he has a tournament of his own and two friends to thank for making his spring break vacation possible.

Schroeder, a sophomore industrial engineering student, won a video game competition at Frank’s Lounge in the Hahn University Center. Sponsored by the WCC and EA Sports’ NCAA Basketball 10 video game, the top prize was a trip to Las Vegas for two nights at The Orleans Hotel and all-session passes for the WCC Tournament, in which both USD teams will be playing in beginning Friday. (Full story on Inside USD)