Sept. 24, 2013
RUSTON - Louisiana Tech fans can still purchase tickets to the inaugural Heart of Dallas Classic between the Bulldogs and the Army Black Knights which is set for this Saturday at 3 p.m. at the historic Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
All chair back seats have been sold out but club level ($120), red sideline ($35), green sideline ($25) and general admission ($20) tickets are still available. Current Louisiana Tech students with a valid ID can purchase tickets in any of the available sections which will include a $5 discount on the regular ticket price (except for the general admission ticket price which will remain $20).
The Louisiana Tech Ticket Office will be open this week from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Tickets on Friday will be sold cash-only. Tickets can also be purchased at the gates of the State Fair of Texas on Friday from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m.
Fans are reminded that lost tickets cannot be reprinted due to the State Fair of Texas policy. Tickets can be purchased (cash-only) or picked up at the ticket will call Friday at the team hotel (Hyatt Regency in Dallas on Reunion Blvd) from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Will call at the State Fair of Texas will open Saturday at 9 a.m. and is located at Gate 10, outside the fairgrounds.
The game will be billed as Military Appreciation Day and also surrounds the opening weekend of the State Fair of Texas. The Fair is a 24-day showcase of entertainment, exhibits and competition presented in Dallas each fall in historic Fair Park, a 277-acre complex recognized for its beautiful landscaping and unique collection of art deco architecture. Individuals purchasing a ticket to the LA Tech-Army game will receive free admission to the fair on the day of the game (a $17 value).
For more information fans can call the Tech Ticket Office at 318-257-3631. Go to www.LATechSports.com and access the football tickets link to view the seating map of the Cotton Bowl. For more information surrounding the specifics of this weekend's game, fans can log onto http://www.latechsports.com/facilities/latc-cottonbowl.html.