Jan. 17, 2013
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The back-to-back NCAA Champion Alabama gymnastics team opens its home opener against LSU on Friday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The Crimson Tide's first meet in Coleman Coliseum will feature several promotions and giveaways for the fans.
One lucky fan at each of the Crimson Tide regular season home meets will win a 40-inch flat screen television as part of the Tuscaloosa Toyota "Best Seat in the House" promotion. There will also be iPod shuffles and an iPod touch given away at each meet.
For Alabama students there will be several giveaways and promotions geared just to them. Tide students will have a chance to win an iPad Mini at each meet courtesy of Tuscaloosa Toyota and the first 150 students that come down to sit in the floor seats will receive a t-shirt. Tuscaloosa Toyota will also be giving away two $50 American Express gift cards at each meet, another promotion geared exclusively to UA students.
Friday's meet against LSU will also be a Big Al's Kids Club meet. All members of the club will receive free admission into the meet with their Kid's Club membership card.
Fans of the Crimson Tide's championship legacy will also have the opportunity to take pictures with all six of Alabama gymnastics' NCAA Championship trophies prior to the meet. The Photo Fan Experience will be held from 5:30-7:15 p.m. in the South Concourse.
The UA Drumline will provide pre-meet entertainment and fans will also receive Alabama Gymnastics wristbands, schedule cards and posters at this week's meet while supplies last.
Fans can also take advantage of the Crimson Tide's Family Fun Pack. For $50, fans will receive four meet tickets, four hot dogs, four drinks and four bags of chips. Each additional ticket for the package can be purchased for $12.50.
For the Family Fun Pack as well as season and individual meet tickets, contact the Alabama Ticket Office (205.348.2262), located in the lobby of Coleman Coliseum, or go online at RollTide.com.