Annual Green & White Football Game This Saturday

April 23, 2008

Marshall University's annual Green & White Spring Football Game is set for 3 p.m. Saturday at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington.

Several events are planned around Saturday's game, including the Marshall University Ticket Office's first Choose- A-Seat Day. Fans will be able to purchase season tickets from Noon till 3 p.m. at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. This will be the first opportunity for the general public to purchase season tickets for the 2008 football season. To this point only 2007 season ticket holders have been able to renew and purchase additional seats. A variety of season ticket options are available and season prices start as low as $88 and range up to $579. For more information, please contact 1-800-THE-HERD or visit

Fans interested in attending the choose-a-seat must purchase a Green & White game ticket in order to enter the stadium. Game tickets, which can be purchased at the gate, are $5 and all proceeds go to benefit the Marshall University Quarterback Club, which supports the Marshall University Football Program.

Parking lots open at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. Parking is available in the Stadium West Lot, Annex Lot and A Lot for $10. Parking in the Third Avenue Garage will be available for $5 beginning at Noon.

Stadium gates A and B North open at 1:30 p.m.

A tailgate for former Marshall Football players, coaches and invited guests will take place at the M-Club Pavilion at Noon. Thundering Herd football alumni will also participate in the "Thunder Walk" along with the current team. The walk to the locker room is scheduled to begin at the Pavilion at 1 p.m.