NCAA Quarterfinal Tickets Available Friday at Thunderdome, Saturday at Harder Stadium

Nov. 22, 2006

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Tickets for UC Santa Barbara's NCAA Quarterfinal men's soccer match against Northwestern, scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 25 at Harder Stadium, will be available on Friday, Nov. 24 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Thunderdome Ticket Office and on Saturday, Nov. 25 at the Harder Stadium Ticket Office beginning at 4:00 p.m., it was announced Wednesday.

Tickets, which are $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for students and children 12 and under, are all general admission and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The slated time for Friday sales is prior to UC Santa Barbara's women's basketball game against 24th-ranked Louisville at the Thunderdome scheduled for 7:00 p.m. that night. The Saturday time is two hours earlier than a normal match.

Fans who do wish to attend Saturday night's match, are asked to park in UCSB's Mesa Parking Structure. Parking and Transportation Services will have attendants on duty to sell parking passes for the event.

The winner of the Gaucho-Wildcat match will advance to the NCAA College Cup, the equivalent of the Final Four for collegiate soccer. In 2004, UCSB hosted Virginia Commonwealth in a quarterfinal match and more the 11,000 attended.