Upcoming Weekend Labeled "Student Appreciation Weekend"|
Jan. 18, 2001
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech Athletic Department invites all Texas Tech students to this weekend's basketball games as part of "Student Appreciation Weekend." The Red Raiders host Colorado at 2 p.m. on Saturday while the Lady Raiders face Oklahoma State on Sunday at 2 p.m.
"The games this weekend are complimentary for Texas Tech students," Tech Director of Athletics Gerald Myers said. "We would like to express our appreciation for the attendance and support of the student body."
Texas Tech head coaches Marsha Sharp and James Dickey will be on hand at the University Center Friday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. to distribute tickets for each game to Tech students. Selected players from each team will be present. Tickets also can be picked up in the residence life offices of each residence hall.
In the event all tickets are given out, Tech students can show their school I.D.'s at the door of the United Spirit Arena on game day for free admission. A ticket is not necessary for entrance to either game for Texas Tech students.