Basketball season tickets now on sale

Combo packs available for $199

September 12, 2013 · @MTAthletics

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Season tickets are now on sale for the Middle Tennessee men's and women's basketball teams.

Men's season tickets are $140 and women's are $100, or fans can purchase a combination of both men's and women's season tickets at a discounted rate of $199.

The men's season ticket package includes 17 home games, highlighted by visits from 2013 NCAA Tournament participants Southern University (Nov. 10), Akron (Nov. 16) and Belmont (Dec. 3). 

The women's season ticket package includes 15 home games with visits from nationally ranked Tennessee (Nov. 8) and Kentucky (Nov. 24).

MT women's basketball is coming off a 25-8 season, which resulted in a Sun Belt Conference regular season and tournament title. The Blue Raiders return senior Ebony Rowe, who is the only women's player to score 1,000 points and grab 1,000 rebounds in her career. Last season, the Blue Raiders ranked 21st nationally in attendance with 4,213 fans per game.

Men's basketball went 28-6 during the 2012-13 campaign with a 19-1 mark in Sun Belt Conference play. The Blue Raiders claimed their second consecutive regular season conference crown, before making an NCAA Tournament appearance. MT rattled off a school-record 17-straight wins during the 2012-13 season and was one of three teams in the country last season to finish 16-0 or better at home, which included a win over eventual SEC Tournament Champion Ole Miss. The Blue Raiders are currently enjoying the second-longest regular season home winning streak in the nation at 28.

The deadline to renew season tickets is Oct. 1 and multiple payment plans are available. Single game tickets will go on sale Oct. 1 with the exception of the women's contest versus Tennessee. All season ticket holders and Blue Raider Athletic Association (BRAA) members can submit additional Tennessee ticket requests now by contacting the Blue Raider ticket office at 615-898-5261. Tickets for that game will be $22.

Tickets for both men's and women's exhibition games are $5 and all regular season games are $10. Group tickets are also available to groups of 20 or more at $5 each for all home games, except for the home contest versus Tennessee. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 1-888-YES-MTSU or click here. The Blue Raider Ticket Office is located at Gate 1A of Floyd Stadium and is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

** Requesting additional women's basketball tickets for MT vs. Tennessee **

The BRAA Priority Point System will be used to determine who will get additional women's basketball versus Tennessee tickets, along with deciding the location of those tickets. The priority point system was approved by the BRAA Board of Directors.

All BRAA Members will have First Priority to purchase additional basketball game tickets for the Tennessee game on Friday, Nov. 8. Ticket benefits are determined by your BRAA membership as of Oct. 1 of this calendar year. (Next Level Club members that are not BRAA members will be considered in the second priority option.

Donor Level/Purchase Options

Blue Diamond & AD Circle Level - 10 additional tickets (4&4&2)

Blue Sapphire Members -      8 additional tickets (4&4)

Blue Raider & Loyal Raider Level - 6 additional tickets (4&2)

Blue White, True Blue & Raider Aider Level -   4 additional tickets

MTSU Faculty & Staff * - 2 tickets

* MTSU Faculty and Staff who are paid individual season ticket holders will be allowed to purchase two additional tickets

Second Priority will be women's basketball season ticket holders who are members of the Next Level Club and not the BRAA. Each Next Level Club member can purchase two additional tickets.

Third Priority will be given to women's basketball season ticket holders that are not BRAA members or Next Level Club. If available, they will be allowed to purchase two additional tickets.

Fourth Priority will be members of the Next Level Club that are not season ticket holders. They will be allowed to purchase two additional tickets.

If tickets are still available: Tickets will be sold to the general public on a first come first serve basis. * This is no guarantee that all tickets will be seated together. As the supply of tickets last, some tickets may be single tickets.

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