FAYETTEVILLE – Beginning with the Aug. 27 season opener for the University of Arkansas volleyball team, the Razorback marketing department will enhance the experience of fans at Barnhill Arena with promotions and giveaways throughout the year.
Giveaways for the season opener include 2010 volleyball posters, schedule cards and t-shirts, in association with the University of Arkansas’ Friday Night Live program. On day two of the season-opening Arkansas Invitational, there will be a drawing for a Playstation 3.
Future giveaways during the Razorbacks’ home schedule include sunglasses, team photo cards and trading cards, silicone wristbands, Coca-Cola t-shirts, rally towels and water bottles. In addition to this weekend’s PS3 drawing, fans will also have a chance this season to win a $200 Hog Heaven gift certificate, Nintendo Wii and XBOX 360. The Razorbacks will also host a costume contest during Arkansas’ Oct. 31 matchup against Mississippi State.
Season tickets are available by calling the Arkansas Ticket Office at 800-982-HOGS or online at ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Single-game tickets are $4 for general admission. Arkansas students get in free with their ID cards.
Head coach Robert Pulliza begins his third season at the helm of the volleyball program. The Razorbacks open the season by hosting the Arkansas Invitational which will also feature the teams from UMKC, Grambling State and Samford. Arkansas will play 14 matches on its home court during the 2010 season.