Soccer Promotions this Week

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
OCTOBER 12, 2010

Oct. 12, 2010

OU (8-5-1, 3-2 Big 12) vs. Nebraska (11-4, 4-2) & Colorado (6-7-1, 2-3-1)
 Game 15 vs. Nebraska  Thursday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. CT
 Location  Norman, Okla. | John Crain Field - OU Soccer Complex
 Promos/Tickets  Year of the Fan Night | $8 adult, $5 youth
 Internet  Live Stats | Webcast (paid)
 Game 16 vs. Colorado  Sunday, Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. CT
 Location  Norman, Okla. | John Crain Field - OU Soccer Complex
 Promos/Tickets  Gridiron and Goals | $8 adult, $5 youth
 Internet  Live Stats | Webcast (paid)
 Game Info  2010 Media Guide | Weekly Releases | Blog | Twitter

NORMAN, Okla. -- The Sooner soccer team hosts a pivotal weekend of conference action as Nebraska and Colorado come to town. Nebraska (4-2 in Big 12 play) sits one game ahead of the Sooners in the win column. The games are two of the three that will be played at home during the last three weekends of the regular season. OU closes out the regular season on Friday, Oct. 29 against Oklahoma State.

The OU Athletics Marketing Department has a number of promotions planned for the two games, starting with "Year of the Fan Night" on Thursday, Oct. 14 as the Sooners battle the Huskers at 7 p.m. The first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a commemorative "Year of the Fan" soccer pin.  There are also a number of giveaways planned for the contest which will be followed by an autograph session.

On Sunday, fans that present their OU vs. Iowa State football ticket will receive a special $4 admission into soccer's 1 p.m. contest against Colorado.

Tickets are available ($8 adult and $5 youth) at the OU Athletic Ticket Office on Asp Avenue (Monday through Friday), by phone at 800-456-GoOU, at the gate of the OU Soccer Complex on gameday or by visiting online.

Below is a closer look at all of the promotions planned for the week.

Thursday Promotions - Year of the Fan Night
First 1,000 fans receive Soccer Year of the Fan Pins
$100 Gift Card courtesy of Circle K
$50 Buffalo Wild Wings Gift Card
Oklahoma Bicycle
Authentic game-worn No. 12 OU football jersey
$20 Gift Card to Smoothie King (Stubbeman Village)
FREE oil change, dinner for two and chauffer to and from dinner courtesy of Fowler Volkswagen
Faculty/Staff Night
Pre-game SAAC Faculty & Staff Appreciation Dinner
Raffle for Faculty/Staff prizes

Sunday Promotions - Gridiron & Goals
$4 Admission with OU vs. Iowa State Football ticket stub
$4 Admission for youth (8th grade or younger) at gate in youth club team soccer jersey
500 OU lunchboxes for kids




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