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Promotions Set for Penn State Basketball

With the team’s opening scrimmage against Philadelphia University just five days away, Penn State basketball single-game tickets are on sale to the public. The program also announced a slew of awesome promotions catered toward a boost in student support for the Nittany Lions — a team that is on the rise in the second year under Pat Chambers.

To order single game tickets, fans can call 1-800-NITTANY or visit the GoPSUSports ticketing website. For students, tickets cost just $5, while tickets are priced between $15-$24 for non-students.

The promotional schedule features five instances of Dollar Dog Night, five Subway Full Court 4 Pack’s (4 tickets, 4 six-inch Subway subs, and 4 drinks for $40), and other giveaways including a scarf, snapback hats, a drawstring bag, and others.

The full promotional schedule is as follows:

Philadelphia University, Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 4:00 p.m.

• $5 General admission tickets
• All students admitted free
• Herb Magee Night – Wear sweatsuits to honor Hall of Fame Philadelphia University Coach

St. Francis, Saturday, Nov. 9 @ 7:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Basketball Schedule Magnet
• “Opening Night” – Penn State freshmen receive free admission
• Dollar Dog Night
• Winning Weeknight: Instant win scratch-off tickets
• Halftime Act: Thriller Thrive Flash Mob

Bucknell, Friday, Nov. 23 @ 4:30 p.m.

• Giveaway: Penn State Basketball Scarf
• Winning Weeknight: Instant win scratch off tickets
• Faculty/Staff Thank You, purchase 4 tickets for $48 including pre-game buffet

Boston College, Wednesday, Nov. 28 @ 9:15 p.m.

• Giveaway: Shakers
• Snapback Hat Night No. 1 (for students)
• Winning Weekend: Instant win scratch off tickets
• Pre-game Damon’s Buffet ($10 al you can eat)
• Halftime: Russian Bar Trio

Penn, Saturday, Dec. 1 @ 2:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Penn State Shelf Elf
• Subway Full Court 4 Pack (4 for $40)
• AT&T Social Media Night (vouchers via social media)

Army, Saturday, Dec. 8 @ 4:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Camoflage Drawstring Backpack
• Armed Services Day, receive 4 free tickets with valid military ID
• Toys for Tots, adult admission for $10 with new, unwrapped toy, Youth and students free with toy, season ticket holders receive free drink coupons with toy
• Halftime Act: ROTC Trick Group

Delaware State, Saturday, Dec. 15 @ 2:00 p.m.

• Subway Full Court 4 Pack (4 for $40)

New Hampshire, Sunday, Dec. 23 @ 11:00 a.m.

• $5 general admission seating

Duquesne, Saturday, Dec. 29 @ 4:00 p.m.

• Subway Full Court 4 Pack (4 for $40)

Indiana, Monday, Jan. 7 @ 7:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Rally Towels & Basketball Pinnie (students)
• Dollar Dog Night
• Penn State Bookstore Night, buy one, get one free tickets with bookstore receipt after Dec. 1

Northwestern, Thursday, Jan. 10 @ 8:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Snapback Hat No. 2 (for students)
• Dollar Dog Night
• PNC Bank Night, buy two tickets for $10 with PNC bank card
• Winning Weekend: Instant win scratch off tickets

Michigan State, Wednesday, Jan. 16 @ 7:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Water Bottle
• Season Ticket Holder Dollar Dog Night
• Winning Weekend: instant win scratch off tickets
• AT&T Social Media Night No. 2, twitter offers
• Halftime: Flag Man

Nebraska, Saturday, Jan. 19 @ 1:00 p.m.

• THON HOOPS DAY, all student ticket proceeds benefit THON
• Subway Full Court 4 Pack (4 for $40)
• Penn State Alumni Association Day, buy 4 tickets for $20 with PSU Alumni Association card
• Halftime: Jump Rope Team

Ohio State, Saturday, Jan. 26 @ Noon

• Coaches Vs. Cancer Band Together Day
• Giveaway: Tim Frazier commemorative poster
• Highmark Insurance Day, buy 2 tickets for $10 with Highmark card

Purdue, Tuesday, Feb. 5 @ 7:00 p.m.

• Giveaway: Snapback Hat No. 3 (for students)
• Dollar Dog Night
• Halftime: Paper Airplane Challenge

Iowa, Thursday, Feb. 14 @ 9:00 p.m.

• Brightout, students encouraged to wear their brightest THON T-shirts for prizes
• Dime-A-Dog Night, 10 cent hot dogs

Michigan, Wednesday, Feb. 27 @ 6:30 p.m.

• Senior Night
• Student CVC Blackout Cancer
• Dollar Dog Night
• Pepsi Refresh Night, buy one, get one free ticket with recyclable good

Wisconsin, Sunday, March 10 @ 12:00 p.m.

• Subway Full Court 4 Pack (4 for $40)
• AT&T Social Media Night No. 3, social media vouchers
• Haltime: Red Panda Acrobat

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Sam is a senior originally from Newtown, PA who majors in print journalism and is a member of the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism. His athletic peak was age 11 so he decided to grow a beard and write about sports instead.

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