State Special Student Ticket Offer
PARK, Pa. - Penn State students who do not have season football tickets will
have an opportunity to attend this Saturday’s home opener through a special
student ticket offer.
from all Penn State campuses and the World Campus will be able to buy two
tickets for the Eastern Michigan game on Saturday starting at 8 a.m. through
kickoff. The tickets can be purchased at the Medlar Field at Lubrano Park box
office across the street from Beaver Stadium’s Gate A.
student will be able to purchase two tickets at $40 per ticket and must present
a valid Penn State ID Card (or photocopy for World Campus students) to secure
the tickets for the 12 p.m. contest. All sales will be cash or credit card.
Checks will not be accepted.
seats for this special student ticket offer will not be located in the
21,000-seat student section in Beaver Stadium.
undefeated 1973 Penn State squad will be recognized at halftime Saturday. More
than 50 members of the team are scheduled to attend the reunion, including John
Cappelletti, the 1973 Heisman Trophy winner.
Bill O’Brien’s Nittany Lions opened the season with a 23-17 win over Syracuse
last Saturday in MetLife Stadium. Starting his first career game, quarterback
Christian Hackenberg was 22 of 31 for 278 yards, with two touchdown passes of
50-plus yards to earn Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors. The Penn State
defense held Syracuse to 11 first downs and just 71 rushing yards and 3.5 yards
per play overall.
tickets for the Eastern Michigan game, as well as Penn State season and single
game tickets are available at www.GoPSUsports.com/tickets or by calling
1-800-NITTANY, weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Beaver Stadium ticket office
near Gate E will open Saturday at 8 a.m. for day of game sales.