NORMAN, Okla. -- Tickets for the University of Oklahoma men's basketball team's Nov. 8 season opener against Alabama in the Tip-Off Showcase in Dallas, Texas, go on sale to OU fans starting this Saturday (Aug. 31).
The Oklahoma-Alabama contest, which will be held the day after OU's Thursday football game at Baylor, will be one of three games played at American Airlines Center that Friday. The other contests will pit Baylor versus Colorado and TCU against SMU. Tip times have not yet been announced.
OU season ticket holders and Sooner Club members wanting seats in the Sooners' sections for the Alabama game should contact the OU Athletics Ticket Office at (800) 456-4668.
A pre-sale for all other OU fans begins this Saturday at 10 a.m. and will last through Thursday, Sept. 5 at 9 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com by clicking here (fans should enter the code 'SOONERS').
Oklahoma is coming off a 20-12 season and participated in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2009. Alabama finished 23-13 last year and lost as a No. 1 seed in the NIT quarterfinals to Maryland by one point.
For additional Oklahoma men's basketball ticket information, call the OU Athletics Ticket Office or click here.