Lincoln – On Tuesday morning at 8 a.m. fans will be able to purchase single-match tickets for the Husker volleyball team’s 2010 home slate. Prices are set at $17 (reserved), $11 (general admission) and $9 (youth/senior general admission), with a limit of four tickets per order. With a limited number of tickets available, fans are encouraged to place their order online, as tickets have sold out in less than one hour in recent years.
Tickets can be purchased online at Huskers.com or over the phone at 1-800-8BIGRED and in person at the Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office (located directly west of Memorial Stadium) from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Students who are looking to purchase tickets to be part of “The Block”, will need to wait until the day of the match they wish to attend. All student tickets will be $6 and will be available for purchase from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Huskers.com, over the phone at 1-800-8BIGRED and in person at the Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office. For weekend matches, tickets will go on sale on Friday. More information on student tickets can be found here.
Also on Tuesday, fans will be able to purchase tickets to the Huskers’ match against Illinois at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday, Sept. 11. Ticket prices at the Devaney Center range from $9 to $15, while student tickets are $6. The Nebraska vs. Illinois match will be the only match of the season that students can buy tickets to prior to the day of the match and they will be $6. Tickets can be purchased at Huskers.com or over the phone at 1-800-8BIGRED and in person at the Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be no limit on the number of tickets purchased for the match at the Devaney Center.
The Huskers have sold out the Devaney Center the last three years, while also breaking the NCAA regular-season single-match attendance record the past two seasons. In 2008, 13,412 fans watched the Huskers sweep the LSU Tigers 3-0. Last season, 13,870 fans packed the Devaney Center to see the Huskers loss a tough 3-2 decision to UCLA.
Tickets are also still available for the Huskers’ annual Red/White Scrimmage, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 21 at the Coliseum. Scheduled to start at 7 p.m., tickets are priced at $10 (reserved) and $8 (general admission).
The Huskers will open the 2010 season at the Qwest Center in Omaha, where they will face Kentucky and Florida from the SEC at the Runza/AVCA Showcase on Aug. 28-29. Rounding out the four-team field is Iowa State, with all four programs finishing in the top 15 of the final 2009 AVCA poll. Tickets for the Runza/AVCA Showcase are on sale at Ticketmaster.com and at Ticketmaster outlets across the state.