Game-Worn Banta-Cain Jersey Begins Official Cal Online Auctions
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  09/08/2004

Sept. 8, 2004

CARLSBAD, Calif.,- Starting this week and lasting throughout the school year, Cal fans can bid on a number of unique items and experiences at the school's official online auction at

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The first item available is a white football jersey worn by Tully Banta-Cain during the 2000 season. Banta-Cain was an All-Pac 10 defensive end and currently is a linebacker fo the New England Patriots.

The Russell Athletic jersey is size 50 and has number 48 on the front, back and sleeves. "BANTA-CAIN" is stitched on the back.

Proceeds from the auction will benefit Cal Bears athletics. The auction is part of a nationwide program with College Sports Online, which partners with Cal and nearly 160 university athletic departments and conferences to manage and maintain Official Athletic Sites.