Very Limited Number of Student Season Football Tickets Remain
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., September 13, 2004 - A very limited number of student season football tickets remain available, with season ticket sales ending Friday, Sept. 17 for the 2004 campaign.
The Penn State football student section is the nation's second-largest student section for any collegiate sporting event and the very limited number of the 21,000 student season tickets remaining are expected to be sold prior to the Nittany Lions' game with the University of Central Florida on Saturday. Kickoff is 12:10 p.m. in Beaver Stadium.
Penn State students also are purchasing men's and women's basketball tickets for the 2004-05 season when they are buying football tickets.
Students can call the Athletic Ticket Office weekdays from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at 814-865-5555 or 800-863-3336 or stop by the Jordan Ticket Center to purchase their season football and basketball tickets.
Coach Joe Paterno's squad takes a 1-1 record into the UCF game. Penn State has five home games remaining, including four of its last six in Beaver Stadium. Following Saturday's contest with UCF, the Lions will welcome Purdue (Oct. 9, 4:30 p.m.) and then Iowa for Homecoming on October 23. Penn State also hosts Northwestern (Nov. 6) and Michigan State (Nov. 20) in the annual season ending contest for the Land Grant Trophy.