Texas Tech Athletics strives to supply followers the most effective gameday experiences within the nation, however there will likely be a number of noticeable security precautions put in place this season on account of COVID-19.
Beneath are a listing of things followers ought to know previous to their arrival Saturday:
TICKETS ARE LIMITED FOR SATURDAY’S GAME
Tickets for Saturday’s recreation are nonetheless accessible by the Texas Tech Ticket Workplace. Followers can buy tickets both by visiting the net ticket portal at TexasTech.com or by calling 806-742-TECH. The Tech Ticket Workplace will open its most important location on the east facet of Jones AT&T Stadium starting at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. As a precaution, Texas Tech will solely permit three company into its most important ticket workplace location at a time Saturday. Followers also can go to the 2 different field workplace areas situated close to gates 1 and three of the stadium (northwest and southwest corners).
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Texas Tech is using cellular tickets starting this season as followers ought to have already acquired an electronic mail to obtain their tickets for Saturday’s recreation. Followers are extremely inspired to obtain their tickets to their Apple Pockets or Google Pay account previous to their departure to the stadium. Texas Tech will present cellular hotspots close to a number of stadium entrances freed from change for followers to obtain their tickets previous to entry. For extra questions pertaining to cellular tickets, please contact the Texas Tech Ticket Workplace at 806-742-TECH.
HOMECOMING IN RAIDERLAND
Saturday will likely be Texas Tech’s official Homecoming recreation for the 2020 season. The college will host a collection of occasions nearly this yr because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. For a full schedule of occasions, please go to here.
STUDENTS OFFERED ‘SWAG GRAB’ AT GATE 6 ENTRANCE
Texas Tech college students will likely be supplied the possibility to seize two gadgets as they enter Jones AT&T Stadium on Saturday. The ‘swag seize’ gadgets embrace Last 4 banners, bobbleheads, game-worn jerseys, Texas Tech pint glasses and NFL Madden 20 with Patrick Mahomes II on the duvet. Scholar tickets are nonetheless on sale by way of this link.
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Texas Tech has helped make ordering from concession stands even simpler this season by a cellular ordering system. Followers can order on-line at texastech.ordernext.com or by utilizing the Texas Tech Purple Raiders iOS or Android apps to pickup at one among eight designated cellular order location on the concourse (supply just isn’t an choice). There aren’t any further prices for cellular orders.
PARKING LOTS TO OPEN THREE HOURS PRIOR TO KICKOFF
Texas Tech will open parking heaps starting at 1:30 p.m. Saturday as a part of new parking and tailgating pointers for this season. All Texas Tech sponsored tailgating occasions, together with Raider Alley and all company tailgates, have been canceled for this season in accordance with the state order for out of doors gatherings. Texas Tech is not going to allow any tailgating exercise previous to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Tents bigger than 10′ by 10′ is not going to be permitted, and all tailgating ought to be restricted to not more than 10 folks. Followers who haven’t already bought donor parking for this season ought to make the most of the free public parking heaps for this season, which might be discovered on the map beneath.
CITIBUS TO OPERATE SHUTTLE SERVICE FOR FANS
Citibus will present roundtrip shuttle service starting three hours previous to kickoff till one hour after the conclusion of the sport at solely $5 per individual. Choose-up is situated north of the John Walker Soccer Complicated (Texas Tech Parkway & 10th Avenue) and northwest of Well being Sciences Heart (ADA Solely, Texas Tech Parkway & fifth Avenue).
ADDITIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES FOR 2020
Texas Tech would require face coverings for all followers who enter Jones AT&T Stadium on Saturday. All followers and workers ages 10 and above will likely be required to put on a face protecting that covers the nostril and mouth fully. Face coverings should not an alternative to social distancing, and followers are requested to maintain a secure distance between their occasion and different followers inside and out of doors of the stadium. Face coverings are required in all areas of Jones AT&T Stadium, together with the primary seating sections and concourse.
Followers are requested to please enter by the gate indicated on their cellular ticket and comply with signage to their seat. Stadium seating has been adjusted to make sure social distancing. Hand sanitizing dispensers will likely be situated within the males’s and ladies’s restrooms in addition to warmth administration stations on the concourse.
Premium areas will open at 2:30 p.m. Saturday adopted at three p.m. by all different gates for the bowl seating space. The Goin’ Band from Raiderland will start its pregame routine round 4:25 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
TEXAS TECH RE-ENTRY POLICY
Re-entry into Jones AT&T Stadium is not going to be permitted all through the 2020 season. Followers should have a brand new ticket for admission again into the stadium.
TEXAS TECH TO PROVIDE HEAT MANAGEMENT STATIONS ON CONCOURSE
Followers will as soon as once more be allowed to carry an unopened 20 ounce (or much less) bottle of water into any out of doors athletics venue on campus this yr. Please observe that frozen water is not going to be allowed by the stadium gates. Empty cups, opened bottles and different consuming containers apart from 20 ounce (or much less) bottles is not going to be permitted as nicely.
Texas Tech has put in water stations at its two warmth administration stations situated close to gates three and 6 to supply water refills and chilly towels. These stations will likely be sanitized all through the sport and will likely be solely accessible for choose video games as wanted.
NO SMOKING OR VAPING ALLOWED INSIDE JONES AT&T STADIUM
Jones AT&T Stadium is a smoke-free facility (consists of digital cigarettes and vaping). There aren’t any smoking areas throughout the stadium. Followers wishing to smoke outdoors the stadium will want a brand new ticket for admission.
CLEAR BAG POLICY
Texas Tech’s clear bag coverage will stay in impact for all athletic venues through the 2019-20 athletic yr. Followers will be capable of carry the next type and measurement bag or package deal into the venue:
- Baggage which can be clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and don’t exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12.”
- One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or related).
- Small clutch baggage, roughly the dimensions of a hand, with or and not using a deal with or strap might be taken into the venue with one of many clear plastic baggage.
- An exception will likely be made for medically crucial gadgets after correct inspection.
- Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes will likely be permitted into Jones AT&T Stadium.
For extra info relating to gameday insurance policies at Jones AT&T Stadium, please go to our Gameday Guide.
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