UTEP Athletics released some details on the 50th Anniversary of the historic 1966 National Championship game on February 6th vs. Western Kentucky.
Tickets will go on sale on Monday and start at $15 with some other perks and features.
Special in-game features include:
- Unique starting lineup introduction featuring both the national champs and the 2015-16 Miners
- Commemorative video board messages from NIKE and national celebrities
- Local and national recognition of the championship team at halftime with special guests
- Free 50th anniversary t-shirt for every fan as the Don Haskins Center is "striped out" in orange and blue for the game
- A basketball autographed by the 1965-66 team members will be presented to 50 lucky fans in attendance.
Single-game tickets start at $15. They will be available by calling 747-5234, by visiting the UTEP Ticket Center (corner of Mesa Street & Glory Road) or online at ticketmaster.com starting on Monday.
Tip-off on Feb. 6 is slated for 3 p.m. MT.