Aug. 23, 2003
Single-game tickets for the highly-anticipated 2003 University of New Mexico football season go on sale starting Monday, Aug. 25. Tickets are available online at golobos.com, by calling 925-5858 or (800) 905-3315, and at Raley's and Western Wearhouse outlets in Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Rio Rancho.
Tickets are also available at the UNM athletic ticket office at The Pit and at the UNM Bookstore on campus. Ticket office hours at The Pit are 8:30-5:30 Monday through Friday. The box office opens at 11 a.m. for 6 p.m. games and 9 a.m. for games that start at 4 or earlier. The stadium box office opens 90 minutes before kickoff.
Through Friday, Aug. 22, a total of 13,650 season tickets have been sold. The single-season record is 14,254 set in 1998.
The season opener is Saturday against Texas State-San Marcos. Kickoff is 6:05 p.m. MDT from University Stadium and a near-sllout crowd is expected.
UNM was picked to finish second in the Mountain West Conference by the league's media last month.