Jan. 21, 2010
IOWA CITY, IA - There are plenty of incentives to attend next week's men's basketball game against Ohio State. The Hawkeyes are scheduled to face the nationally-ranked Buckeyes next Wednesday (January 27th) at 7:35 p.m. in Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Some of the added reasons to attend include:
All UI students will be admitted FREE with a current UI student ID! Students can pick-up their FREE ticket prior to the game at the IMU Box Office, at the ticket window in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, or at the SOUTH entrance the night of the game. (There will be additional RED and BLUE Cambus routes to Carver-Hawkeye Arena that night.)
Pregame: Fans will receive an official FedEx Orange Bowl Championship poster! Select football players will be available for autographs. There will also be a FedEx Orange Bowl trophy photo opportunity available to fans on the concourse. Doors to the arena open at 6 p.m.
Halftime: Defensive end Adrian Clayborn will be presented his award for Defensive Impact Player of the Year. There will also be a celebration of this year's FedEx Orange Bowl victory.
The game has also been designated a "BE BOLD, WEAR GOLD!" game.
It's also UI Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night! Iowa's faculty and staff can purchase a group rate ticket ($14) by displaying their University ID at the ticket window in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, prior to or the night of the game. Faculty/Staff may also order online by following directions they received in an email.
One lucky fan will win a round-trip airline ticket compliments of Allegiant Air.
Tickets to the general public are $20 for adult and $10 for youth, 18 and under.
That should be enough reasons for just about anybody to attend the important basketball game between Iowa and Ohio State. Call the Iowa marketing department (319-335-9431) with any questions.