Tickets Still Remain For Tech-ASU Game
Ticket office will be open Saturday and Sunday
August 23, 2002

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Tickets for the preseason Hispanic College Fund Football Classic between Virginia Tech and Arkansas State at Lane Stadium/Worsham Field are still available. Tickets may be purchased in person at the Virginia Tech Athletics Ticket Office, located in Cassell Coliseum, or by calling the Ticket Office at 1-800-828-3244 or 540-231-6731. The Ticket Office will be open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., on Saturday and again beginning at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Tickets may be purchased at Lane Stadium on Sunday beginning at 12:30 p.m. Kick-off is 2:30 p.m. All tickets are $35.

The Athletics Ticket Office reported that as of Friday afternoon 52,000 tickets had been issued for the contest. Tech normally distributes 17,000 tickets to its students for regular season contests at Lane Stadium. The Hispanic College Fund Football Classic, however, is not part of the regular season package and approximately 11,000 tickets are available for purchase by students and the general public.