Women's Basketball Pack the Pit Set For January 31
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  01/15/2004
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Jan. 15, 2004

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The women's basketball "Pack the Pit" game is set for January 31 against UNLV. The Lobo women will tip-off at 7:00 p.m. for that MWC match-up. All tickets for the women's "Pack the Pit" game are four dollars.

The University of New Mexico men's basketball "Pack the Pit" night is this Saturday, January 17, against Air Force. All tickets are only ten dollars for the men's Mountain West Conference home opener against the Falcons at 7:00 p.m. (M.S.T.).

The Lobos are also offering package deals where you can get tickets to both games for twelve dollars.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, you can stop by the UNM Ticket Office at The Pit or call the ticket office at (505) 925-5858.

Other Promotions coming this season are the Women's Expo, Heroes Day and Youth Day. Women's Expo day will be February 14 against Air Force and is sponsored by Qwest Dex and KRQE News 13. Area businesses who wish to participate receive 50 tickets to the game, public adress acknowledgments, message board acknowledgements and a table on the concourse for $150.

Heroes Day is February 21 against BYU and is sponsored by AOL and KOB TV Channel 4. The sponsors and UNM are honoring area police, fire and military personnel with 2-for1 ticket prices and an on court flag ceremony.

Youth Day will be on March 6 against Colorado State and is sponsored by Dairy Queen, Comcast and Connection Communication. Tickets for the game will be $2 for all youth organizations. Other activities for the day will be tailgating, inflatable activities and giveaways.

For information on any of these promotions, call the UNM Ticket Office at (505) 925-5858.