YSU, Second Harvest Food Bank Team for Special Offer Available at Men's Basketball Home Opener

Garrett Covington
Garrett Covington

The Youngstown State University Department of Athletics has teamed up with Second Harvest Food Bank to offer area fans a special ticket offer for the YSU men's basketball game against Heidelberg at the Beeghly Center on Monday, Nov. 12.

Fans can donate any canned food item to receive a $5 general-admission game ticket for the Penguins' season-opening contest against the Student Princes.

Fans can bring an item the evening of the game, but it is recommended fans get tickets prior to gameday at the Athletic Ticket Office located inside Stambaugh Stadium.  The Athletic Ticket Office is open this week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Penguins will host Heidelberg in the 2018-19 home opener at 7 p.m. Fans will also receive an YSU schedule magnet courtesy of McDonald's, Rulli Brothers and WFMJ TV-21.  The gates will open at 6 p.m.  For additional game or ticket information call 330-941-1YSU (1978).