The UTEP band will begin its march through Miner Alley, creating an electric pregame atmosphere and the perfect spot for fans and students to convene before the game. Located between the UTEP Book Store and the parking garage off of Sun Bowl Drive, Miner Alley opens at 2 p.m. on game day. Tailgating is encouraged and food vendors will also be on site.
Tailgating is permitted on outer campus lots beginning at 8 a.m. on game day. Tailgating is permitted on inner campus starting at 2 p.m. Inner campus tailgating space is limited due to construction on campus. For more information please visit www.tailgating.utep.edu.
Sun Metro Shuttle
Sun Metro is offering six Park and Ride locations and direct bus service to all UTEP football home games. Locations are as follows: Mission Valley Transfer Center (9065 Alameda Ave.), Westside Transfer Center (7535 Remcon Circle), Union Plaza Transit Terminal (400 W. San Antonio), Northeast Transit Terminal (9348 Dyer Street), Eastside Transit Terminal (1165 Sunmount Drive) and Edgemere (near R.C. Poe). Free parking is available at all but the Union Plaza Transit Terminal. For complete details visit www.sunmetro.net/football or call (915) 533-3333.
The UTEP and visiting team benches will be switching sides for the 2013 season. The UTEP bench will be located at the West (press box) side of the stadium. The visiting team bench will be located at the East side of the stadium.
Please visit www.onthemove.utep.edu for the latest updates on UTEP’s campus transformation.
Complimentary Game Program
Football game programs are free of charge for the 2013 season and will be distributed as fans enter the stadium. Special coupons, valid for discounts at local businesses, are a part of the game program. Supplies are limited so fans should arrive early to secure their copy.
Larry K. Durham Center Pregame Hospitality
Pregame hospitality is available in the Durham Center for every home football game beginning one and a half hours before kickoff. Access is available for Circle of Champions members who contribute at the required level for this benefit. The reception includes a full meal and complimentary bar. To sign up or learn more about the Circle of Champions program, please contact the Miner Athletic Club at (915) 747-6141.
Fans can tailgate in style with their friends, family or business associates on Glory Field. Located just north of the stadium, this fenced-in, grass field is the ideal place for a tailgate in a family friendly environment. One tent holds up to 100 people, and includes tables and chairs. Larger groups can also be accommodated. Clients may use Sodexho Food Service or one of the Miner Athletic Club’s recommended caterers. No grills are allowed on the practice field and alcohol must be purchased through Sodexho. Please contact the Miner Athletic Club for more information at (915) 747-6912 or visit www.minerathleticclub.com.
Join the Miner Athletic Club for a tailgate and meal prior to each home football game at the MAC Tent on Glory Field. Single game and season passes are available and each includes a great meal, drinks, special giveaways and pregame atmosphere. Prices are $60 (adult season pass), $15 (child season pass), $20 (adult single date) and $5 (child single date). For more information or to reserve your tickets, contact the Miner Athletic Club today at (915) 747-8579 or visit www.minerathleticclub.com.
Coach Kugler Radio & TV Shows
Coach Sean Kugler’s radio show will air weekly, predominantly on Wednesdays on The Fox, KOFX 92.3 FM. Fans are invited to attend the shows which will be at Corner Tavern & Grill, 2700 North Mesa at Cincinnati on the west side and at Border City Ale House, 1506 Lee Trevino on the east side. All shows will begin at 7 p.m. Dates of the Corner Tavern & Grill shows are Aug. 28, Sept. 4, Sept. 11, Sept. 18, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, Oct. 30, Nov. 6, Nov. 13, Nov. 20 and Dec. 4. Dates of the Border City Ale House shows are Sept. 25, Oct. 23 and Nov. 26. Inside UTEP Football With Sean Kugler airs on Time Warner Sports Channel 24 and the El Paso/Las Cruces CW weekly during the season. The El Paso/Las Cruces CW will carry the show on Fridays at 9:30 p.m. beginning on Sept. 6. The CW is available on over-the-air Channel 7.2, DirecTV Channel 8, Dish Network Channel 17, Time Warner Cable Channel 13 & digital 876 and Comcast 14 in Las Cruces. The schedule on Time Warner Sports Channel 24 will be announced at a later date via utepathletics.com.
Source: UTEP Athletics