Nov. 1, 2011
EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. - SIUE basketball is providing another convenience for its fans starting with the 2011-12 season.
As of Tuesday, online ticket sales will be available at SIUEcougars.com by clicking on Tickets. Fans also can go to the SIUE schedule for future contests to buy single-game tickets.
There are 15 men's basketball games and 13 women's basketball games on SIUE's schedule this season. The men's season begins Thursday with an exhibition contest against Blackburn. The SIUE women's team open its regular season Nov. 12 against Valparaiso.
The online ticket sales, provided through TicketReturn.com, allow fans to select seats in advance. There are a variety of options for fans.
The costs for men's basketball contests range from $5 to $15 while the cost for women's basketball games range from $4 to $8. Group ticket sales at $3 per ticket with groups of 15 or more are not available online but are available by contacting the SIUE Ticket Office toll free at 855-SIUE-TIX. Group tickets must be purchased 24 hours in advance and are not available at the door the day of the game.