Sept. 13, 2007
POUNCER'S PALS MARCH AROUND AND KICK OFF PARTY
Saturday will be the annual Pouncer's Pals Kick-Off Party and March Around. The Kick-Off party begins at 5 p.m., and registration and T-shirt pick-up begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends at 6:00 p.m. The party and registration will take place in the Pouncer's Pals Tent (Northwest Side of the Liberty Bowl by Gate 3). There will be complimentary hot dogs and soft drinks for Pouncer's Pals members. The March-Around of Rex Dockery Field will begin at 6 p.m. All Pouncer's Pals who RSVP'd by September 14th are reminded to be at the Pouncer's Pals Tent by no later than 6:00 p.m. From there, you will escort Tom II around the field with the University of Memphis Spirit Squads and Pouncer.
Each Pouncer's Pal Membership Card entitles the holder to ONE free admission (available at the ticket table by Gate 1). Additional tickets may be purchased at 678-2338. For more information on Pouncer's Pals, please call 901-678-2338.
Tickets are available for purchase at either www.gotigersgo.com at the tickets link. Tickets are also available for purchase at the Tiger Ticket Office, located on the corner of Normal and Southern at 570 Normal, 38152.
Student guest tickets may be purchased at the University of Memphis Bursar's Office.
Full-time students (six hours or more for this purpose) with a valid ID will be admitted free of charge at each game. You must have your ID with you or you will not be admitted.
Part-time students (five hours or less for this purpose) may purchase a $5.00 ticket for themselves at the Bursar's Office during regular office hours or at the games.
Students may purchase guest tickets for each game at the Bursar's Office or at the game for $7.00 per ticket, as long as the supply of tickets lasts. Two guest tickets are available for EACH student for each remaining U of M home football game.
Liberty Bowl policy prohibits bringing food or beverages into the game. On rainy days, umbrellas are not allowed in the game. If you leave the Liberty Bowl after you enter, re-entry is not allowed.
The student gate (Gate 2) will open two hours before each game. Guest ticket holders must also use Gate 2.
Please note that if your ID card is used by someone else, your ID card will be confiscated and turned over to the Office of Judicial Affairs.
MATA will again provide shuttle service. The cost of the shuttle is $7.00. There are three shuttle locations (Germantown Village Square on Poplar; Eastgate Shopping Center (the Germantown bus also stop here on the way to the stadium); and Halle Stadium. The Germantown Village Square pick up starts 1 hour and 30 minutes to kick off (kick-off is 7:00 p.m.). Both the East Memphis pick-up (Eastgate Shopping Center) and the Southeast Memphis pick-up (Halle Stadium) begin their departure times 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to kick-off.
First Tennessee Tiger Town
First Tennessee Tiger Town will open two hours prior to kick-off and is a FREE, family-oriented area featuring interactive booths, displays and giveaways as well as music and the live broadcast with Forrest Goodman and Matt Dillon. The First Tennessee Tiger Town will be located behind Lot B and next to the Highland Hundred Lot just south of Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. The Lady Tiger softball team and men's soccer team will be signing autographs for fans at the game.
M Club Pre-Game Hospitality
Former student-athletes are invited to join the M Club 90 minutes before each home football game. Current members of the M Club will receive complimentary food and beverages by showing their M Club membership card. Inactive members and guests can eat in the M Club tent for $5.00 per person. For further information on the M Club, go to www.tigermclub.com or by calling M Club Director Tim Duncan at 901-678-4878. This weekend is the induction ceremony for the M Club Hall of Fame Class of 2007. Seven inductees will be honored Friday night at the M Club Hall of Fame Dinner. For more information on seats for the dinner, call Tim Duncan at 901-678-4878.
University of Memphis Alumni Association Barn Bash
The University of Memphis Alumni Association will host its Barn Bash beginning at 5 p.m., Saturday. The Bash will take place in the barn outside of Gate 3 and will offer Tiger fans BBQ, beverages, live music and True Blue fun. Everyone is welcome. Cost is $5.00 for members and $7.50 for not-yet Members.
Tiger Scholarship Fund Hospitality Tent
The Tiger Scholarship Fund will host Bengal Level Tiger fans ($1000) and above beginning 90 minutes prior to kickoff in their hospitality tent. The TSF tent is located on the Northwest Side of the Stadium by Lot A. Bengal Level Tigers are asked to please RSVP to Dlarivir@memphis.edu or 901-678-2334. This game's sponsor of the TSF Hospitality Tent is Pyramid Food Brokers, Johnsonville & Tyson.
The Saturday game between Memphis and Jacksonville State will not air on TV, but will be offered via video stream on the www.gotigersgo.com website through the All-Access package. To sign up for the All-Access package, select All-Access from the upper-right hand corner of the www.gotigersgo.com homepage. A subscription cost does apply to the streaming, which offers both an audio and video option.
Fans in the area but unable to attend the game can listen to the pre-game, post game and the entire live action of the game versus Jacksonville State on WREC 600 AM.