Waco (June 27, 2011) -- With its pre-sale to 2011 season ticket holders and Bear Foundation members complete, Baylor fans looking to purchase tickets for the Bears’ Nov. 26th game against Texas Tech at Cowboys Stadium may place their orders and select their seats beginning Wednesday, June 29, at 8 a.m. Tickets to the third annual Texas Farm Bureau Insurance Shootout will be available on-line at baylorbears.com/tickets, in person at the Baylor Athletics Ticket Office or via phone by calling 254.710.1000 starting Wednesday.
With Cowboys Stadium divided in half for the game, which will be televised by Fox Sports Net and kick off at 2:30 p.m., it is important that both Baylor and Texas Tech fans purchase their tickets directly from their institutions respective box offices to ensure that they sit on the appropriate side of the stadium. Baylor will be the home team for the game and utilize the Cowboys' sideline, just as it did in 2009.
“Coming off the Texas Bowl, we are experiencing increased demand for Baylor football season tickets and anticipate a similar high level of interest in tickets to the Baylor - Texas Tech game in Cowboys Stadium,” said Baylor Director of Athletics Ian McCaw. "I encourage fans to call the Baylor Ticket Office at their earliest opportunity to purchase season tickets as well as tickets to the Tech game.”
Tickets for the Baylor-Tech game may be purchased for as little as $40 with other locations priced at $65 and $120. Baylor students may purchase two tickets (per student ID) for $30 each but must do so in person at the Athletics Ticket Office located at the Ferrell Center and present a valid Baylor ID.
Group tickets (for orders of 20 or more tickets) may be purchased for $10 off the price of the $65 and $40 tickets. There are no group discounts being offered for the $120 club seats or student tickets.
This marks the third consecutive year Baylor and Texas Tech have played in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, as the teams met at Cowboys Stadium in 2009 and played at the historic Cotton Bowl during the 2010 Texas State Fair.
Season tickets for the Bears’ seven-game home schedule, which kicks off Sept. 2 with a 7 p.m. nationally televised ESPN game against 2011 Rose Bowl champion TCU, are available now. Ticket packages start at only $90/ticket with the popular Four Pack, which includes reserved seats for each of BU’s seven home games at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Baylor fans may call 254.710.1000 or log on to baylorbears.com/tickets to purchase their 2011 season tickets or Tech game tickets. Texas Tech fans should call 806.742-TECH to order tickets for the Cowboy Stadium game on their sideline.