Visiting Students to Receive Discount to Hoops Classic
BATON ROUGE — The LSU Athletic Department announced Monday that tickets for Friday and Sunday’s Hispanic College Funds Classic will be sold at the gate on a discounted basis for students attending Southern University, Nicholls State University and South Alabama.
LSU students, as per the normal policy, will be admitted free to both days of the Classic by showing their student ID card for the fall semester.
Students at the other three schools participating in the event can go to the ticket booths at the upper concourse of the Assembly Center either Friday night or Sunday afternoon and receive a half-price admission of $8 for the two-game session. All students must show a valid ID from the school they attend.
The tournament begins Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the Assembly Center as Southern takes on South Alabama with LSU meeting Nicholls State in the 8 p.m. nightcap. Sunday’s consolation and championship games are scheduled for 2 and 4:30 p.m. Admission for the two-game session is $16 and tickets are available at the LSU Athletic Ticket Office and beginning 90 minutes prior to the tip-off at the Maravich Assembly Center.