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Texas Longhorns Football Gameday Info: UTEP (Sept. 10)

(image via TexasSports.com)

(image via TexasSports.com)

GAMEDAY INFORMATION

TICKETS

 

GAMEDAY TIMELINE: UTEP presented by SoFi (Saturday, Sept. 10)

  • -7 a.m.: Parking lots open
  • -9 a.m.: Ticket office opens outside Gate 8 of Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium (northwest -corner)
  • -3 p.m.: Texas Football Fan Fest presented by Texas Lottery begins in the Red McCombs Red Zone (enter Gates 8, 14, 16 or 25)
  • -3:30 p.m.: Champions Club and east entrance to Longhorn Corral Club opens
  • -3:45 p.m.: Stadium Stampede (corner of 23rd St. and San Jacinto) -- Join Texas Cheer and Pom and the Longhorn Band for the official pregame stadium walk when the team arrives at the stadium.
  • -4 p.m.: All stadium gates and Longhorn Foundation hospitality areas open; Gate 25 student ticket office opens -- NO RE-ENTRY AFTER GATES OPEN!
  • -4:30 p.m.: Live music by Strangetowne inside Gate 8
  • -5:20 p.m.: "Texas Steps to Victory Rally" (Longhorn Band pep rally) at Winship Circle (23rd St. at San Jacinto)
  • -5:43 p.m.: Red Bull Air Force Skydive Team jumps into stadium
  • -5:45 p.m.: Longhorn Band enters
  • -5:51 p.m.: National Anthem
  • -5:58 p.m.: "The Eyes of Texas"
  • -6 p.m.: Texas Football team enters field
  • -6:01 p.m.: Honorary captain recognition -- Precursors Class of 1956 (First African-American students to enroll at UT Austin)
  • -6:02 p.m.: Coin toss
  • -6:05 p.m.: Kickoff
  • -In game: Outstanding Young Texas Exes recognition; Coach Augie Garrido recognition; Texas Swimming and Diving reunion; Texas Pom performance
  • -Halftime: Longhorn Band performance; 2015-16 Big 12 Championship teams recognition

ARRIVE EARLY

  • -It's going to be a busy weekend on the Forty Acres! We recommend allowing extra travel time to park and arrive at the game with plenty of time to locate your seat. Be sure to check the timeline so you don't miss any of the in-stadium activities and entertainment. Leaving prohibited items at home or in your car will speed up entry into the stadium for you and other guests.

PARKING & TRAFFIC

PROMOTIONS / GIVEAWAYS

  • -View the Texas Football Digital Guide presented by Austin American-Statesman for the UTEP game on Sunday, Sept. 10.
  • -Try the food fare from our newest vendors in the Red McCombs Red Zone -- Gatti's Pizza & Gigi's Cupcakes.
  • -104.9 FM "The Horn" broadcasts their pregame show LIVE inside Gate 25.
  • -Check out Hyundai vehicles and walk away with a pair of Texas Orange sunglasses at the Hyundai display located outside the Texas Performing Arts Center.
  • -Customize a TITAN SV and enter for a chance to win it! Take Die Hard Fan pics, try Digital Graffiti and practice your Car Karaoke at the Nissan display at Santa Rita No. 1 (MLK Blvd. and Trinity St.).
  • -The Red Bull Air Force Skydive Team (pregame) is a team of aerial athletes that perform at outdoor events across the globe.
  • -Southwest Airlines: Virtual reality display (Gate 32) and hand fan giveaway at stadium entrances

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