Feb. 21, 2014
Friday Early Release Letter
UMASS BASKETBALL FAN GUIDE
UMass vs. VCU
Friday, February 21, 2014
7:00 p.m. (ESPN2)
Mullins Center, Amherst, Mass.
1. GAME SOLD OUT!
This game is SOLD OUT for both students and non-students. The only game with non-student tickets still available is Wednesday night's game against Rhode Island. Tickets can be purchased here.
2. Plan to arrive early.
With the large crowd expected, fans are encouraged to avoid the last-minute traffic by getting to the arena early. The first 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a FREE maroon UMass t-shirt and 8,000 fans will receive a FREE rally towel. Doors will open at 5:30pm with the game starting at 7:00 p.m. If you are picking up tickets at will call, remember your photo ID and allow 5 to 10 minutes to pick up the tickets.
3. Parking Info
Don't forget that parking is FREE for all UMass Basketball games. Parking can be found off of Commonwealth Ave. by following "Parking" signs. If using a GPS device, use the following address: Mullins Center, 200 Commonwealth Ave., Amherst, MA 01003.
4. Show your UMass Pride!
Wear your newest UMass/Maroon gear to the game and join the UMass faithful in cheering on the Minutemen. Don't have any yet? That's okay because the souvenir stand is located at the main entrance on the North concourse behind section A.
5. Where do I sit if my ticket is in SECTION: GA?
Any tickets in section "GA" are General Admission seats. These tickets are good for any seat in sections XX, Y, Z, A, B, C, and CC. Please remember that these seat locations are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so plan on arriving early to get the best seat possible.
6. I am a Student, how do I enter?
Again, the Student Section has been sold out for this game. Students will need to bring both the yellow ticket that was picked up earlier this week, and their student ID. Students should enter through the South Entrance as they always have.
7. I am a Student, where do I sit?
Students are permitted to sit in the designated Student Sections. Student Sections include ALL seats in sections LL, L, M, N, P, Q, QQ, and R. Student seating is also available in rows 20 and above of section K and rows 26 and above in sections J and S. Please remember that seats in the student sections are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so plan on arriving early to get the best seat possible.
8. Traveling to the game and need to get out of work early?
Feel free to use the attached early dismissal letter for your supervisor. After all, this has been the most anticipated game of the year!