ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The University of Michigan Athletic Ticket Department has announced that 2006-07 men's basketball season single-game tickets for exhibition games and the John Thompson Challenge will be available to the general public starting Tuesday (Oct. 24) at 8:30 a.m.
Fans will be able to purchase exhibition game tickets for Wayne State (Thursday, Nov. 2) and Michigan Tech (Sunday, Nov. 5) at $11 for blue seating and $8 for gold seating.
For the John Thompson Challenge (JTC), fans who purchase the first three games -- against Central Connecticut State (Friday, Nov. 10), Davidson (Saturday, Nov. 11) and Eastern Michigan (Sunday, Nov. 12) -- will receive complimentary tickets for the finale against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Wednesday, Nov. 15). Prices for all JTC games will be $22 for blue seating and $10 for gold seating.
Starting Wednesday, Nov. 1, the U-M Athletic Ticket Department will begin sales for the remaining non-conference games and three different ticket package options: the Big Ticket Pack, the Big Ten pack, and the Family Pack. Sales will also begin at 8:30 a.m.
Fans will be able to purchase lower level blue seating at $22 per seat and upper level gold seating at $10 per seat for all remaining non-conference games, with the exception of Georgetown (Saturday, Dec. 30). For the Wolverines' game against the Hoyas, fans will be able to purchase lower level blue seating at $22 per seat and upper level gold seating at $15 per seat.
The Big Ticket Pack is a five-game package in the upper level gold seating for $75. Games featured in this exclusive pack include Georgetown, Illinois (Wednesday, Jan. 3), Indiana (Saturday, Feb. 17), Michigan State (Tuesday or Wednesday, Feb. 27 or 28) and Ohio State (Saturday, March 3).
For the Big Ten Conference season, U-M will offer an eight-game Big Ten Pack in the upper level gold seating for $118.
Subject to availability, single-game tickets for Big Ten games will not go on sale until Dec. 12, 2006. No public sale of tickets for the Michigan/Michigan State game will occur, but that game is included in the Big Ticket and Big Ten packs.
The Family Pack is offered for the games against Wofford (Saturday, Dec. 2), Delaware State (Saturday, Dec. 9), Northern Illinois (Saturday, Dec. 16), Army (Thursday, Dec. 28) and Georgetown. With this pack, fans must purchase a minimum of four upper-level gold tickets at $10 apiece. For each ticket purchased, fans will receive a coupon for a complimentary drink and hot dog.
To order tickets, call the Michigan Athletic Ticket Office at (866) 296-MTIX or (734) 764-0247, log on to mgoblue.com/tickets, or visit the U-M Ticket Office on the first floor of Weidenbach Hall at 1000 South State Street, Ann Arbor. The U-M Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
2006-07 Packages and Single-Game Tickets
| ON SALE TUESDAY, OCT. 24, AT 8:30 A.M.|
|Single-Game Tickets for Exhibition Games ||$11 Blue, $8 Gold|
| Wayne State (Nov. 2); Michigan Tech (Nov. 5)|
|John Thompson Challenge (Single Game) ||$22 Blue, $10 Gold|
|Special: Buy first three dates, receive fourth game free!|
| Nov. 10 -- U-M vs. Central Connecticut State (8 p.m.); Eastern Michigan vs. Davidson (6 p.m.)|
Nov. 11 -- U-M vs. Davidson (4 p.m.); Eastern Michigan vs. Central Connecticut State (2 p.m.)
Nov. 12 -- U-M vs. Eastern Michigan (4 p.m.); Central Connecticut State vs. Davidson (2 p.m.)
Nov. 15 -- U-M vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee (7 p.m.)
ON SALE WEDNESDAY, NOV. 1, AT 8:30 A.M.
|Single-Game Tickets for Non-Conference Games|
| Georgetown (Dec. 30) ||$22 Blue, $15 Gold|
| Remaining Non-Conference Schedule ||$22 Blue, $10 Gold|
| Harvard (Nov. 17), Youngstown State (Nov. 22), Maryland-Baltimore County (Nov. 25),|
Wofford (Dec. 2), Delaware State (Dec. 9), Northern Illinois (Dec. 16), Army (Dec. 28)
|Big Ticket Pack ||$75|
| Games in Big Ticket Pack include: Georgetown (Dec. 30), Illinois (Jan. 3),|
Indiana (Feb. 17), Michigan State (Feb. 27 or 28 -- MAIZE OUT), Ohio State (March 3)
|Big Ten Pack ||$118|
| Games in Big Ten Pack include: Illinois (Jan. 3), Penn State (Jan. 17),|
Purdue (Jan. 20 -- MAIZE OUT), Iowa (Jan. 31), Minnesota (Feb. 10),
Indiana (Feb. 17), Michigan State (Feb. 27 or 28 -- MAIZE OUT), Indiana (March 3)
|Family Pack (Single Game) ||$10 per ticket (minimum of four)|
|Receive complimentarty coupon for hot dog and drink with each ticket|
| Games Available: Wofford (Dec. 2), Delaware State (Dec. 9),|
Northern Illinois (Dec. 16), Army (Dec. 28), Georgetown (Dec. 30)
Athletic Ticket Department Contact: Marty Bodnar (734) 647-0247
Marketing Contact: Clark Riley (734) 647-1261
Basketball Contact: Tom Wywrot (734) 763-4423