PHILADELPHIA – In celebration of the Villanova Wildcats’ 2018 NCAA® Division I men’s basketball national championship win, Coca-Cola is giving Wildcats fans a refreshing way to enjoy the sweet taste of a title victory.
As the official fan refreshment of the NCAA, Coca-Cola is unveiling a limited-edition commemorative 12-oz. can to honor the team’s win. Available in six-packs, the limited-edition can features the Wildcats logo and salutes Villanova for its 2018 title run.
“All season long, Coca-Cola has provided Wildcats fans with delicious, ice-cold refreshment as they cheered their team to this special moment,” said Fran McGorry, co-owner and CEO, Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages LLC. “Liberty Coca-Cola congratulates the Villanova Wildcats and invites fans to toast with the limited-edition Coca-Cola cans as they celebrate with family and friends.”
Wildcats fans exiting the Alamodome in San Antonio Monday night got a first glimpse of the commemorative cans as Coca-Cola handed out real-time refreshment following the title win.
Beginning today and while supplies last, fans can visit participating local retailers to purchase six-packs of the commemorative cans. Until April 24, fans also can visit www.cokestore.com to customize and order single 8-oz. glass bottles of Coca-Cola, Coke Zero Sugar and Diet Coke with the logo for Villanova, among many other colleges and universities.
Coca-Cola is a proud partner of Villanova University. As a longstanding team supporter, Coca-Cola annually offers a variety of programs designed to refresh and excite Wildcats fans. These include experiential promotions, product samplings and support of campus programs such as Earth Day and basketball game watch parties.
Coca-Cola is an official Corporate Champion of the NCAA.