Spring Game to Be Broadcast on 14 Stations, Satellite Radio
Spring Game Details
MANHATTAN, Kan. – The annual Purple/White Spring Game will be carried on 14 stations across the state of Kansas in addition to Sirius/XM Satellite Radio as the K-State Sports Network and K-State Sports Properties announced its affiliate lineup for this Saturday.
Coverage on Saturday begins at 12:30 p.m., with the pregame show as the Voice of the Wildcats, Wyatt Thompson, and former K-State quarterback Stan Weber will preview the 2016 Wildcats prior to calling the action with Matt Walters providing updates from the sidelines.
The game will also be shown world-wide on K-StateHD.TV with audio from the K-State Sports Network beginning at 1 p.m. The broadcast is available only to premium subscribers. To sign up, please visit www.k-statehd.tv.
Tickets to the Purple/White Spring Game are available for just $5 through the K-State Athletics Ticket office online at www.k-statesports.com/tickets, by phone at 1-800-221-CATS or at the ticket office inside Bramlage Coliseum.
Bill Snyder Family Stadium opens to the public at 11:30 a.m., through gates M, P, R, T on the east side and B and D on the west side. General admission seating will be available in Sections 3-9 on the west side and Sections 20-26 on the east side. The north and south end zones and east View Level seating will be closed.
K-State opens the 2016 football season with a nationally-televised matchup at Stanford on Friday, September 2. Following an off week, the Wildcats kick off their 2016 home slate on Saturday, September 17, against Florida Atlantic and will debut Phase IIIB of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium Master Plan. The remaining five home games feature matchups against a pair of teams that earned bowl berths in 2015 in Oklahoma State and Texas Tech, while two other Big 12 rivals – Texas and Kansas – also come calling to Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
The priority deadline for season-ticket purchases is this Friday. A limited number of single-game tickets go on sale online only on June 20. All six home games are anticipated to sell out quickly and extend the Bill Snyder Family Stadium sellout streak to 33 games.
2016 Purple/White Spring Game Radio Station List
|Beloit||KVSV||1190 AM/105.5 FM|
|Clay Center||KCLY||100.9 FM|
|Dodge City||KAHE||95.5 FM|
|Great Bend||KZRS||107.9 FM|
|Junction City||KJCK||1420 AM|
|Kansas City||WHB||810 AM|
|North Fort Riley||KBLS||102.5 FM|
|Topeka||KTOP||1490 AM/102.9 FM|