In the spirit of the Black & Blue Rivalry Series between UC Irvine and Long Beach State, UCI students, faculty and staff are invited to join UC Irvine Medical Center in participating in the second annual “I Bleed Blue” competitive blood drive. The UCI blood mobile will be on Ring Road, near the Cross-Cultural Center, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 14 and Jan. 19-21. Those donating will receive an “I Bleed Blue” T-shirt and two tickets to either the men’s or women’s basketball game Jan. 21 against Long Beach State at the Bren Events Center. Reserve a donation time by e-mailing