SMU has announced that their ticket office will be closed on game day, which is a historic first for the stadium.
The faceoff between SMU and Texas Tech is sold out. All reserved seats have been claimed as well as 3,000 GA/lawn passes.
Fans of both teams are urged to arrive early.
For more information about game day, including information on The Boulevard, Mustang Alley, parking details and a stadium map, visit SMUMustangs.com/GameDay.
GAME NOTES: Texas Tech at SMU
Opponent: SMU Mustangs
Date/Time: Friday, August 30, 2013/7 p.m.
Location: Ford Stadium (32,000)
Radio: Texas Tech Sports Network from Learfield Sports, Brian Jensen (Play-by-Play/14th Season), John Harris (Analyst/31st Season), Chris Level (Sidelines/4th Season), Steve Pitts (Engineer/35th Season)
National Radio: None
Satellite Radio: XM Channel 190 (Texas Tech Broadcast)
Television: ESPN - Carter Blackburn (Play-by-Play), Danny Kanell (Analyst) and Allison Williams (Sideline)
On The Web: Live in-game statistics and other coverage can be found at www.texastech.com
Rankings: Texas Tech: None/SMU: None
Head Coaches: Texas Tech: Kliff Kingsbury (Career: 0-0 in first season; At Texas Tech: 0-0 in first season)
SMU: June Jones (Career: 107-75-14 in 14 seasons; At SMU: 31-34 in 5 seasons)
Against SMU: Texas Tech is 32-16 all-time against SMU; Kingsbury is 0-0 all-time vs. SMU.
RED RAIDERS OPEN THE 2013 SEASON AT SMU
Texas Tech will kickoff its 89th season of football on Friday night at SMU in front of a national television audience on ESPN. The 89th season of Red Raider Football will feature a new look as Tech enters the season under the direction of former Red Raider Kliff Kingsbury, who was named head coach on Dec. 12, 2012. Friday's game will kickoff at 7 p.m. inside Ford Stadium on the SMU campus with a limited number of tickets available through the SMU Athletics Ticket Office, (214) 768-4263. The Texas Tech Sports Network will have the radio call live across 33 affiliates in Texas and Eastern New Mexico. In Dallas, the SMU-Tech game will be carried on KFXR 1190 AM and KSKY 660 AM. Brian Jensen (play-by-play), John Harris (analyst) and Chris Level (sideline) will have the call from Ford Stadium.
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