Senior Day Set As Penguins Take on Indiana State
The Youngstown State football team will look to send 14 seniors out with a victory and remain in the playoff conversation against Indiana State on Saturday at Stambaugh Stadium. A win over the Sycamores gives the Penguins seven Division-I victories for the first time since 2006. Kickoff is slated for 2:05 p.m. Tickets are available by calling (330) 941-1978.
The contest will be carried live on 570 WKBN and live on MyYTV. MyYTV's coverage on Saturday will start at 1 p.m. with a special one-hour pregame show.
Highlighting the day will be the pre-game salute to the 14 seniors on the 2012 squad. Before the game, the seniors and family members will be honored for their contributions to the program.
The tailgate lots (M-24 and M-7) are set to open at 8 a.m.
The YSU football team will make its tailgate walk at approximately 11:40 p.m. through the M-24 Lot. Fans are encouraged to lineup and greet the team as it heads towards the stadium. Members of the YSU Marching Pride will join the walk up to Stambaugh Stadium.
Fans in attendance will receive a 2012 team photo.
The "Y" Magnets are 1 for $3 or 2 for $5, with proceeds benefiting the YSU Women's Golf Team.
As always, YSU students are admitted free with a valid student ID. Tickets on gameday are $18 for reserved and $14 for general admission.
For those individuals who cannot make Saturday's game can follow the game via LIVE STATS | LIVE AUDIO | LIVE VIDEO. Video is available for $9.95 while stats and audio are free. ESPN3.com is also carrying the game CLICK HERE TO WATCH.
Tonight, the YSU men's basketball team will be in action at the Beeghly Center on Friday night against Saint Francis (Pa.). Tipoff for the home opener is set for 7:05 p.m. On Sunday, the YSU women's basketball team is action at 12:05 p.m. against Bryant.
8 a.m. - Tailgate Lots (M-24 and M-7) open | Parking available in M-26
9 a.m. - Athletic Ticket Office opens
11:40-11:45 a.m. - YSU Football "Team Walk" Through M-24 Tailgate Lot
12:30 p.m. - Stambaugh Stadium Gates Open
12:30 p.m. - North/South/East Side Ticket Booths Open/Handicap Parking Available behind East Stands
1 p.m. - Mosure Hall of Gridiron Glory Opens
1 p.m. - 570 WKBN YSU/Pizza Hut Tailgate Show Live from M-24 Lot
1:35 p.m. - Senior Day Introductions
1:40 p.m. - YSU Marching Pride Pregame Show
2 p.m. - Tailgate Lot Closes
2:05 p.m. - YSU vs. Indiana State
Halftime: YSU Women's Track and Field Ring Presentation | YSU Marching Pride
Postgame: Fifth-Quarter Call-in Radio Show on 570 WKBN
Game Replay on MyYTV at 7 p.m. on Saturday and Noon on Sunday (Channel 13 and 108 on Armstrong Cable and Channel 247 on Time Warner Cable)