June 12, 2013
WEST POINT, N.Y. – Army’s ticket allotment for its meeting with Louisiana Tech in the Heart of Dallas Kickoff Classic on Sept. 28 will go on sale Monday, June 17 at 10 a.m. Black Knight fans are encouraged to purchase their seats online at www.goARMYsports.com or by calling the Army Athletics ticket off at 1-877-TIX-ARMY in order to ensure that a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Army Athletic Association and cadet-athletes.
The Army seating section will be located in section 22-26 of Cotton Bowl Stadium which is located behind the Black Knights’ bench on the east side of the stadium. Sideline reserved admission is priced at $35, while general admission end zone seats will be sold for $20 each. The priority deadline to purchase seats is August 7.
Exact seating locations will be allocated at a later date based on donor level and priority point totals. The actual tickets will be sent during the later part of August.
The Heart of Dallas Kickoff Classic will kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET. Army has never played in historic Cotton Bowl Stadium. The Black Knights' last trip to Texas was their 16-13 victory over SMU in the 2010 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl at Gerald Ford Stadium in Dallas. The Black Knights are 7-11 all-time in games played in the Lone Star State.
The Heart of Dallas is a new non-profit group based in Dallas that became the title sponsor of the former TicketCity Bowl. The game will take place during the opening weekend of the State Fair of Texas. Individuals purchasing a ticket to the game will receive free admission to the fair on the day of the game.