Send off the Tommies with your best wishes St. Thomas Newsroom December 3, 2009 Good luck, Tommies! The University of St. Thomas community is invited to send off the Tommie football team in style early Friday morning as it departs for the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Division III national championship playoffs.The Tommies, sporting an 11- record, will depart at 7:15 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4, from Parking Lot H, just off of Cretin Avenue. Wish the team good luck as it begins the long trip to McMinnville, Oregon, to face Linfield College, which sports an 11-0 record.For complete details about the football team’s extraordinary season, view the football Web site.* * *Game viewing party For member s of the campus community who cannot make the trip to Oregon to support the team, don’t worry. Put on your favorite purple shirts, stop by Scooter’s and watch a Web cast of the game with Tommie and other Tommie fans. Kick off for the game is scheduled for 2 p.m. Central time. Scooters will open at 1:30 p.m. Free Pizza and beverages will be provided at half time.Go Tommies!