fever pitch surrounding Texas Tech Football has athletics department
and university officials planning for the largest attended spring
football game in school history this Saturday afternoon at Jones
Kickoff for the 2013 Spring Game is set for 1 p.m. on Saturday,
April 20 at Jones AT&T Stadium. Admission is free and gates
for the Select-A-Seat event will open at 10 a.m. and remain open until
kickoff. Premium seat holders have the opportunity to purchase
tickets to the spring game in the East Stadium Club for $20 per ticket.
||Saturday, April 20 / 1:00 pm kick-off
Gates open at 10am for season ticket Select-a-Seat event
||Jones AT&T Stadium
||Texas Tech Sports Network (KTTU 104.3; Lubbock)
Brian Jensen (Play-By-Play), John Harris (Analyst), Chris Level (Sideline)
||Texas Tech TV on FOX (Fox Sports Southwest, FCS Atlantic)
David Thetford (Play-By-Play), Cody Hodges (Analyst), Courtney Davis (Sideline)
the anticipation of record attendance on Saturday, university officials
will direct fans to the following parking areas: C1 commuter lot
(between City Bank Auditorium/Coliseum and Jones AT&T Stadium),
Raider Park (parking garage on Marsha Sharp Freeway north of Jones
AT&T Stadium) and commuter west (commuter parking lots located
directly west of the United Spirit Arena). Fans in the commuter west
parking areas will be provided free round-trip bus transportation (beginning at 11 a.m.) to and from
Gate 1 at Jones AT&T Stadium. Residence hall parking lots are
prohibited and towing will be enforced. Maps
is allowed in all parking lots, however, fans are encouraged to
practice responsible tailgating, exercise safety and help reduce litter.
1, 5 and 6 will be open for entry to the stadium and normal game day
security polices will be in effect, including bag checks. Security Policies
Tech fans that are interested in purchasing new season football
tickets, upgrading existing tickets or relocating seats are invited to
attend a Select-A-Seat event on Saturday morning. Beginning at 10 a.m.,
fans will enter Gate 1 (southwest corner) where they will be met by
athletics department personnel and instructed on the process of
selecting seats. Once seats have been selected, fans will be given
directions on where to complete their final transactions.
postgame autograph session will be held on the field following a brief
cooling off period. The autograph session will last 45 minutes and will
feature student-athletes, assistant coaches and head coach Kliff
Kingsbury. Fans will be limited to one autograph item per person and
photos with student-athletes and coaches will not be allowed.
||Concessions on both the east and west concourses will be available.
|For the Younger Fans
interactive Red Raider Fun Zone will be set up at Gate 2 beginning at
11 a.m. There will be inflatables and the first 500 kids will receive a
special coloring poster and Raider Red mask.
The Goin' Band From Raiderland, Tech cheer and pom, Raider Red and the Masked Rider will all take part in the festivities on Saturday. The Masked Rider and Raider Red will be interacting with fans outside of Gate 1 prior to kickoff.
|On The Air
game will be televised live by Texas Tech TV on FOX and will be carried
across the region on Fox Sports Southwest. The Texas Tech Sports
Network will begin radio coverage at 12:30 p.m. locally on KTTU 104.3