The Youngstown State football team plays host to Indiana State at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday afternoon. A special part of the contest is the recognition of the the 2018 YSU Athletics Hall of Fame class. Kickoff for the contest is set for 2:04 p.m. A full morning of activities is planned leading up to the game.
Tailgating festivities are set to begin at 8 a.m. in the M-63 and M-70 Lots. Beer will be on sale in both lots beginning at eight. Parking in the premium M-71 and M-72 lots is available at that time for $10. Parking in the M-62 Surface Lot (Lincoln Avenue), M-66 Lot and either deck (M-30 and M-60) is just $5.
The Penguins will march through the M-70 Tailgate Lot before the contest on Saturday. YSU is scheduled to walk through the M-70 Tailgate Lot at 10:30 a.m. to greet fans on the way to the stadium (weather permitting).
The Renegade Gentlemen Band will be performing in the M-63 Lot starting at 11 a.m.
At 12:45 p.m., the YSU Marching Pride along with local High School Bands will parade around the M-70 Tailgate Lot.
Members of the YSU baseball program will be selling merchandise near the M-63 Lot and then at the game on the West Stands Concourse. The program will be accepting credit cards for purchases.
All fans attending the game will receive a set of YSU Keychain courtesy of Medical Mutual and 21 WFMJ
During the game members of the softball team will be selling 50/50 Raffle Tickets.
As always, YSU students are admitted free with a valid student ID. Student seating is in Section 2. Tickets on gameday are $22 for reserved seats, but only $20 in advance. The YSU Athletic Ticket Office is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. prior to the day of the contest.
The YSU volleyball team will be in action against Milwaukee at the Beeghly Center at 4 p.m. Admission for the contest is free.
8 a.m. - Tailgate Lots (M-63 Rulli Brothers and M-70 Hollywood Gaming/Penguin Club) open | Parking available in M-62/M-72
9 a.m. - Athletic Ticket Office opens
10 a.m. - Half of Fame Breakfast and Ceremony in Kilcawley Center
10:30 a.m. - TEAM WALK through M-70 Tailgate Lot
11 a.m. - Renegade Gentlemen Band (M-63 Lot)
11:45 a.m. - Band March Around M-70 Tailgate Lot
12:30 p.m. - Stambaugh Stadium Gates Open
12:30 p.m. - North/South Ticket Booths Open (EAST SIDE CLOSED IN 2018)
12:45 p.m. - High School Band Parade - around M-70 Tailgate Lot
1 p.m. - 570 WKBN YSU Tailgate Show Live from M-70 Tailgate Lot
1 p.m. - Mosure Hall of Gridiron Glory Opens on Concourse Level
1:40 p.m. - YSU Marching Pride Pregame Show
2 p.m. - Tailgate Lot Closes
2:04 p.m. - YSU vs. Indiana State
4 p.m. - Volleyball vs. Milwaukee (Beeghly Center)
Halftime: YSU Marching Pride/High School Bands, YSU Athletics Hall of Fame inductees
Postgame: Fifth-Quarter Call-in Radio Show on 570 WKBN
On Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter fans are encouraged to use #GoGuins and #PenguinNation when posting photos, videos or tweets. If you need assistance in the tailgate lot contact YSU Police @YSUpolice on twitter or call (330) 941-3527.
Fan Services and credit card sales are available on at the YSU Athletic Ticket Office inside Stambaugh Stadium.