DURHAM, N.H. – The 18th-ranked University of New Hampshire football team kicks off the home portion of its 2012 season Saturday, Sept. 15, at 12 p.m. against Central Connecticut State. It will be Kids' Day, Season Ticket Holder Appreciation Day and Welcome Back 'Cat Pack Day at Cowell Stadium.
Kids' Day features one (1) free youth ticket with the purchase of one (1) youth ticket, plus members of the kids' club will enjoy face painting with members of the UNH women's basketball team and dance team. Kids' club members will receive a free 2012 UNH football team poster and have the chance to get the poster autographed by members of the Wildcats after the game.
Season ticket holders are invited to join athletic director Marty Scarano and UNH athletics department staff members at the Season Ticket Holder Appreciation Event starting at 11:00 a.m. inside the stadium. Chill Catering and Coca-Cola will provide food and beverages for this special event.
UNH students are encouraged to get to the stadium early to join the 'Cat Pack Student Section. The first 500 students in attendance will receive a 2012-13 'Cat Pack Superfan T-shirt at the 'Cat Pack Student Section Fan Zone behind the student bleachers, and students can win prizes and have their photos taken with Gnarlz by the Pawparazzi Fan Pix team.
Priority parking, Boulder Field and Lot A season parking passes are available by contacting Eric Nappy at (603) 862-0286 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Tailgating areas open at 8:30 a.m. (7:30 a.m. on Homecoming). Priority parking (alcohol permitted) is reserved by permit only for UNH guests and official functions; Boulder Field has limited parking, and alcohol is permitted; Lot A features alcohol-free tailgating, except for Homecoming when alcohol is permitted. For more information on tailgating policies for home football games, visit www.unhwildcats.com/tickets/parking.
Sept. 15 vs Central Connecticut St. Game Sponsor: Coca-Cola
Promotions: Kids' Day, Season Ticket Holder Appreciation Event, Welcome Back 'Cat Pack
Sept. 29 vs Delaware Game Sponsor: N.H. School Administrators Association
Promotions: Family Weekend, Wildcat Cheerleading Pregame Clinic
Nov. 17 vs Towson Game Sponsor: Clear Channel Radio
Promotions: Senior Day
For the complete updated listed of UNH football promotions, visit www.unhwildcats.com/fanzone/promotions.