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Tip set for 8 p.m.; students admitted free

Tip set for 8 p.m.; students admitted free

FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Arkansas men’s basketball game with the Georgia Bulldogs is set for an 8 p.m. tip at Bud Walton Arena, tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 2. As a courtesy to students on campus and in the area affected by the winter weather conditions, the Athletic Department is offering free admission to University of Arkansas students for tonight’s men’s basketball game.

University of Arkansas students will be admitted by showing their UA student ID card at the east entrance of Bud Walton Arena. Student seating will be located in the regular student sections located in the southeast corner of the arena on the lower level. Based on the number of students in attendance, the student section may be expanded into other areas of the arena. Specific seating instructions for students will be provided be Event Management upon arrival.

The Razorback Athletic Department strongly encourages all students and fans to use their best judgment in regards to determining their attendance at Wednesday’s game. Fans planning to make their way to Bud Walton Arena should allow extra time and proceed with caution when traveling to and from the facility as well as when walking around, to and from the building.

As of Wednesday afternoon, it is anticipated that game shuttles out of Lots 56 and 67 will run as scheduled and be available to any fan wishing to ride a shuttle. Employee shuttles are also expected to run as scheduled. Parking lot capacity will be monitored and access to lots in closer proximity to the arena may be made available nearer to game time. Further details regarding potential parking availability to patrons will be communicated by parking lot attendants upon arrival.

Sports Category : Basketball (M)