#blackout Texas A&M on Wednesday
Jan. 30, 2012
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech Lady Raider basketball team is encouraging fans to wear black this Wednesday at 7 p.m. when No. 18 Texas A&M (14-5, 5-3 Big 12) and No. 25 Texas Tech (15-5, 3-5) play their final Big 12 Conference game at United Spirit Arena.
Fans can get in on the social media trends by using the #blackout hashtag on Twitter. You can follow several Twitter accounts with Lady Raiders basketball:
Sports Information Director Travis Cram: @traviscram
Texas Tech Athletics: @TechAthletics
Texas Tech Gameday: @TechGameday
The first 200 students will eat for free and there will also be a free photobooth fans can have fun with along the concourse at United Spirit Arena. Seniors 62 and older and children 12 and under can purchase tickets for $6.
Fans can also take advantage of a special opportunity on Sunday for the 1 p.m. game against Missouri. Bring four canned goods and receive one $5 ticket to get in to Sunday's game. All canned goods will be donated to the South Plains Food Bank. For more information on ticket promotions go to www.texastech.com/promotions.
Tickets are available through the Texas Tech ticket office by calling (806) 742-TECH or by going online to www.texastech.com/tickets.