A pre-game ceremony honoring YSU's senior football players will be part of Saturday's home regular-season finale against Missouri State at Stambaugh Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. with tailgate lots opening at 8 a.m. For tickets call (330) 941-1978.
The tailgate lots and YSU Athletic Ticket Office are set to open at 8 a.m. on Saturday. A reminder to fans that they can save $2 per ticket on advance sales. Reserved tickets are $16 in advance of the game while gameday the price is $18. For general admission seats, purchasing in advance costs $12 while on the day of the game the price will be $14.
Senior citizens can use a Golden Buckeye card to save $2 on advance and gameday sales. Tickets for children 12-and-under are available at half-price ($9 for reserved and $7 for general admission on gameday). YSU Faculty and Staff get half-priced tickets in advance of Saturday and YSU students get free admission with a valid student ID.
Fans are reminded that all outside booth sales are cash only and the only place that accepts credit cards is the Athletic Ticket Office inside the stadium.
The YSU football team will have its tailgate walk at approximately 10:40 a.m. through the M-24 Lot. Fans are encouraged to lineup and greet the team as they head towards the stadium.
At 12:10 p.m., the YSU Marching Pride will be conducting its Ice Breakers event on the grass near the Andrews Wellness and Recreation Center to get fans in full gameday mode.
When the Penguins take the field, members of the YSU Football Alumni Group will form their "Senior Tunnel" as the team runs out.
Fans attending Saturday's game will receive a free Team Photo collage courtesty of Farmers National Bank and WBCB "The CW".
Prior to the game, the senior football players and two senior cheerleaders will be recognized for their effort and hard work over the years.
Saturday's Schedule vs. Missouri State
8 a.m. - Athletic Ticket Office opens
8 a.m. - Tailgate Lots (M-24 and M-7) open
10:40 p.m. - YSU Football "Team Walk" Through M-24 Tailgate Lot
11:30 a.m. - Stambaugh Stadium Gates Open
11:30 a.m. - North/South/East Side Ticket Booths Open/Handicap Parking Available behind East Stands/Shuttle Service Available
Noon - Mosure Hall of Gridiron Glory Opens
Noon - 570 WKBN YSU/Pizza Hut Tailgate Show Live from M-24 Lot
12:10 p.m. - YSU Marching Pride Icebreakers south of Stambaugh Stadium
12:40 p.m. - YSU Marching Pride Pregame Show
12:50 p.m. - Tailgate Lot Closes
12:55 p.m. -- YSU Football Alumni Senior Tunnel
1 p.m. - Kickoff
Halftime: YSU Marching Pride
Postgame: Fifth-Quarter Call-in Radio Show on 570 WKBN
Game Replay on MyYTV at 8 p.m. on Saturday and Noon on Sunday (Channel 13 and 108 on Armstrong Cable and Channel 247 on Time Warner Cable)