Discounted Student Tickets for Heart of Dallas Bowl On Sale Thursday

Dec. 7, 2016

DENTON – The Mean Green athletics department has arranged for a limited number of $20 discounted tickets for North Texas students through a deal with Conference USA and the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl.

Current North Texas students with a valid student ID will be able to purchase up to two (2) tickets for the Dec. 27 game, which will feature the Mean Green vs. Army at the historic Cotton Bowl in Dallas.

The $20 ticket will get North Texas students a reserved seat in section 19 of the Cotton Bowl, located on the North Texas side of the stadium. Tickets for the general public in similar locations are on sale for $50 through the Heart of Dallas Bowl website.

The first opportunity for students to purchase the discounted tickets will be at the Mean Green men’s basketball game Thursday night at the Super Pit. Tickets will be sold on the concourse between gates E and F beginning at 6 p.m. After Thursday, students can purchase tickets through the North Texas Ticket Office located next to Gate 2 at Apogee Stadium from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9, and Monday, Dec. 12. If any of the discounted student tickets remain after Monday, the athletics department will announce additional sales days.

There is also an opportunity for fans, alumni or campus organizations to buy the discounted tickets to send students to the game. Please contact the Mean Green ticket office at 940-565-2527 to arrange for purchase.

The athletics department is also working on additional activities surrounding the bowl game, please check for the latest activities.

This will be the second time in three years that North Texas has played in the Heart of Dallas Bowl. On Jan. 1, 2014, North Texas had more than 30,000 fans in attendance to watch the Mean Green defeat UNLV, 36-14.



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