U of L men's basketball team to hold Red-White scrimmage at KFC Yum! Center
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- University of Louisville men's basketball fans suffering from withdrawal are in luck: the team will hold a public Red-White instrasquad scrimmage at the KFC Yum! Center on Oct. 21 at 2 p.m.
According to a news release from the U of L athletics department, tickets will be priced at $10 each and will go on sale Tuesday, Sept. 18 at the U of L Ticket Office, located near Gate 2 of Cardinal Stadium at 2800 South Floyd Street. The office is open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. They will also be on sale at that location three hours before kickoff at the Cardinals' Sept. 29 and Oct. 5 home football games.
Additionally, tickets may be purchased by visiting Ticketmaster online, by calling 800-745-3000, or by visiting any Ticketmaster Ticket Center. Please be advised that convenience fees are added to Ticketmaster orders.
Season ticket and premium seat holders will have an opportunity to order scrimmage tickets in advance of the public sale. This information will be distributed in an e-mail.
Current U of L students may pick up to two tickets per student at no charge. Those tickets may be picked up at the U of L ticket office in advance of the game, beginning Sept. 18 at 10 a.m.
Students must present a valid student ID.
The men's basketball team will also hold a fan viewing event called "Louisville Live." The event will take place on Sept. 28 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Fourth Street Live! The free, outdoor event will include, "team activities on a portable court placed on the covered area of the street, surrounded by fan viewing opportunities of the stage, court and video screens."
Bleacher seating will be limited, as will standing room. Admission begins at 6 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Interested parties may reserve indoor and outdoor seating by calling (502) 417-7640 or (502) 568-3457.
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