BUFFALO, NY – Fans will have the opportunity to see the two-time defending MAC champion men's basketball team and the defending MAC champion women's basketball team get ready for the upcoming 2016-17 season for the first time on Friday with the annual Bulls Madness event. The day will tipoff with a flash sale inside Alumni Arena beginning at 8am.
The flash sale will take place from 8am to 8pm and fans can buy general admission and 300-level tickets to any men's home game for just $10. The first 100 fans who spend $60 or more will receive a t-shirt with the brand new UB spirit mark.
Bulls Madness will begin at 7pm with doors opening at 6pm. There will be a fan fest area for children and interactive games and contests where fans can win great prizes.
The event will begin with the introductions of both the men's and women's basketball teams and will include a three-point contest, a skills competition, and the always fan-favorite slam dunk contest!
The season will get underway for both teams on Nov. 4 with a doubleheader at Alumni Arena when the women take on Bloomsburg at 6pm and the men host Daemen at 8:30 pm.
Tickets will also be on sale for the men's basketball game vs. Canisius on Dec. 17 at the KeyBank Center beginning Thursday with a presale for donors and corporate sponsors. Season ticket holders will have an opportunity to buy tickets beginning on Friday at 8pm with remaining tickets being sold to the general public beginning on Oct. 24.
All calls to purchase should go through the UB ticket office to ensure that you will received tickets in the UB fan section. There will be two price points with courtside seats set for $35 and reserved seats in sections 117-120 for $25. One ticket will get you into both games of the doubleheader beginning with St. Bonaventure vs. Niagara at 1pm and then the Buffalo-Canisius game at 3:30.
For more information on Bulls Madness, the Flash Sale, or buying tickets check out UBBulls.com and follow the Bulls on Social Media.