Sept. 24, 2013
Season Ticket Flyer | Men's Season Ticket Order Form | Women's Season Ticket Order Form
EVANSTON, Ill. -
Season tickets for the upcoming 2013-14 Northwestern men's and women's basketball seasons are now on sale and can be ordered by clicking on the Tickets link or by calling 888-GO-PURPLE.
The NU men's team will play a total of 18 games at Welsh-Ryan Arena this season, including nonconference matchups against the likes of DePaul and Illinois State. The Big Ten slate includes meetings with Michigan State, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.
Upper and lower level purple seats are sold out. Regular reserved seats are available for $260, a minimum of 48 percent savings off single-game prices.
Northwestern University faculty and staff can purchase season tickets for $222, 55 percent off single-game pricing. NU young alumni and graduate student tickets are just $137, a saving of 72 percent.
Season ticket holders also have the opportunity to purchase additional single-game tickets for all home games before they go on sale to the general public. Orders for additional single-game tickets can only be placed over the phone.
In addition, season ticket holders have the opportunity to purchase advance tickets for the 2014 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament that is being held March 13-16 at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Northwestern returns four starters, including All-Big Ten selection Drew Crawford, under first-year head coach Chris Collins.
On the women's side, NU returns three starters from last season, including All-Big Ten performers Karly Roser and Maggie Lyon who is the reigning Big Ten Freshman of the Year.
Notable 2013-14 home opponents for the Wildcats include DePaul, NC State, UNLV, Penn State, Nebraska, Michigan State and Illinois.
Season tickets for the Northwestern women cost just $49, while youth are $29. Also on sale is a season-ticket family plan for $99 which admits two adults and three children. Additionally, season courtside seating is available for $99.
To tip off the season, the men's basketball program is hosting an open scrimmage at Welsh-Ryan Arena from 3:15-4:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. For the first time, fans will have the opportunity to see the Wildcats in action while hearing from Coach Collins.
The event precedes that evening's football game between Northwestern and Ohio State at Ryan Field. Parking lots open at 3 p.m., while Walk With Us with the football team is slated for 4:30 p.m. and kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
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