PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Tickets are now available for the Oct. 31st men’s basketball game between Pikeville College and the University of Kentucky as well as the Nov. 13th contest between the Bears and Marshall University.
Tickets for the UK game, to be played in Rupp Arena at 7 p.m., are on sale for $28. Tickets and a reception in the Hyatt Regency, connected to the arena, are $50. The reception will begin at 5 p.m.
All seats are in the upper arena.
Pikeville College alumnus Donnie Jones will coach his first game at Marshall on Nov. 13 when the Bears roll into Huntington for a 7 p.m. start at the Henderson Center. Tickets are $13, tickets and a reception at the Hall of Fame café in downtown Huntington are $30.
“These are two games I’m sure fans of Pikeville College have been dreaming about all their lives,” said Ron Damron, director of athletics. “The opportunity is now here and we want to make every effort to see that as many Pikeville fans, alums and boosters are there to see these games in person.
“I’m sure Coach (Kelly) Wells is excited and wants to see a big crowd there in orange and black for these games. This is an opportunity I know our fans will take advantage of.”
Tickets will be on sale Saturday afternoon when the Bears play host to second-ranked St. Francis at the W.C. Hambley Athletics Complex. Kickoff is slated for 1:30.
Fans may also call Carole Ward at 606/218-5224 for tickets and more information.