Oct. 26, 2012
Albuquerque, N.M. - Single-game tickets for all 18 men's home games and all 19 women's home games will be available online at www.unmtickets.com starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 27. For those fans that wish to purchase on-line, an added bonus is the print at home option for tickets, a great feature for all Lobo fans. Single-game tickets will also go on sale on Monday, October 29 in person at the Lobo Ticket Office at The Pit, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Tickets can also be purchased through the phone center (M-F, 10-4, 925-5858) and at all Albertson stores in the Albuquerque/Rio Rancho/Santa Fe area. Fans coming directly to The Pit can check out the Lobo Den Store, Powered by Your UNM Bookstores! The Lobo Den Store is chock full of Lobo gear, Nike gear, replica jerseys, team apparel, fans items, and souvenirs, all available to make the Lobo basketball experience an unforgettable one. The Lobo Den Store is open from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.
With the Lobos selling nearly 11,000 season tickets for men's basketball, and over 5,000 women's season tickets, fans will want to pick up seats early to make sure they don't shut out of some great home games. Tickets are expected to go fast for the Nov. 12 midnight ESPN game against Davidson, the January 9 conference opener with No. 19 UNLV, and UNM's February 27 matchup with No. 20 San Diego State. Exciting women's games are slated for The Pit against Texas Tech (Nov. 15), Arizona (Dec. 8), and San Diego State (Jan. 26).
New Mexico opens the exhibition season with games on Wednesday, Oct. 31 against Victory at 7 p.m., and on Monday, Nov. 5 against New Mexico Highlands at 7 p.m. The women's team will take the court for exhibitions game on Tuesday, Oct. 30 against Northern New Mexico at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 3 against Eastern New Mexico at 2 p.m.
The first regular season home game for men's basketball is Monday, Nov. 12 as the men host Davidson at 11:59 p.m. as a part of the ESPN 24 Hours of Basketball Tip-Off Marathon. Lobo women's basketball officially opens the season on November 9 against Northern Arizona at 7 p.m.