Aug. 30, 2010
The second-ranked Texas Volleyball team hosts No. 5 Illinois, No. 23 Long Beach State and Florida A&M this weekend in the Time Warner Cable Texas Invitational. The Horns host FAMU on Thursday, Sept. 2 at 6:30 p.m., square off with Illinois on Friday, Sept. 3 at 6:30 p.m. and wrap up the tourney against Long Beach State on Saturday, Sept. 4 at 6:30 p.m.
*UT students are encouraged to arrive early for the match. Admission is FREE for Longhorn All Sports Package (LASP) holders.
Tickets can be purchased at TexasBoxOffice.com. Fans can purchase their tickets online, print them at home and skip all lines at the match. Tickets can also be purchased at the match or by calling the UT Athletics ticket office at 512-471-3333
Thursday, Sept. 2- Saturday, Sept. 4 (All Texas matches begin at 6:30 p.m.)
• $7 Point Texas Pack: Includes a general admission ticket for all matches of the tournament. Order online at TexasBoxOffice.com or by calling 512-232-3865 Deadline to order: Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 4 p.m.
• Faculty/Staff Night: $3 general admission ticket available to all Univ. of Texas faculty and staff. Faculty and staff may purchase tickets at Bellmont Hall (M-F; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.) or at the Gregory Gym box office before the match. Valid UTID must be presented at time of purchase.
• Medical Community Night: $3 general admission ticket for all employees in the medical community. ADVANCE SALE ONLY by calling 512-232-3865. Deadline to order: Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 4 p.m.
All LASP holders are encouraged to come out early to claim your spot in line and assure yourself a seat in the student section. There are approximately 270 student seats in the lower level and the remaining students will be seated in the mezzanine.
Head coach Jerritt Elliott wants every UT student to help make Gregory Gym the finest volleyball environment in the country: We want everyone to come out early. There are only 270 seats on the floor and the remainder are in the mezzanine, so get to the gym early and claim your spot. We encourage you to be loud and really make Gregory a fun atmosphere for everyone in the gym. Bring signs with you or dress up in a costume and help make this a really fun sporting event for you and everyone involved.