Jacksonville State received the No. 3 overall national seed and a first round bye (and will have home field advantage through the quarterfinals) and will host a FCS Second Round Playoff game on Saturday, December 6th at 1 p.m. at JSU Stadium.
Jax State will play Sam Houston State (9-4, 7-1 Southland). The Bearkats were a 21-17 winner over Southeastern Louisiana (9-4, 7-1 Southland) in the opening round of the FCS playoffs. Those two teams shared the Southland Conference Championship this season but did not play each other in the regular season.
Jacksonville State (10-1, 8-0 OVC) enters the playoffs ranked No. 3 nationally in the Sports Network Top 25 and having won 10 games in a row since a season-opening loss to nationally-ranked FBS foe Michigan State.
JSU’s second round game will be played at 1:00 p.m. CT and televised on ESPN3.Tickets are $10 for general admission and $40 for Stadium Club Level seats and are on-sale at the JSU Athletic Ticket Office or online at JSUGamecockSports.com.
The JSU Athletic Ticket Office will have extended hours over the next two weeks and all season ticket holders will have until noon on Dec. 3 to reserve their season tickets.
CLUB LEVEL SEASON TICKET HOLDERS
All Club Level Members will have to purchase a playoff game ticket for each respective playoff game for $40 each. Club Level season ticket holders will be able to purchase their regular-season seats for playoff games hosted in JSU Stadium until Wednesday, December 3rd at noon. After 12 p.m. on December 3rd, all seats will be released to the general public for purchase.
Season ticket holders can call the athletic ticket office or stop by Kennamer Hall on Monday, November 24th or Tuesday, November 25th at 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. The ticket office will also be open the following week (December 1-December 4) from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. each day.
STADIUM SUITE INFORMATION
All suite holders and guests WILL have to purchase a playoff game ticket for each respective round of the home playoff game for $40 per person. EACH person must have a SUITE ticket to enter and the entire lot of suite tickets per suite (20 tickets) MUST be purchased in order to use your suite during the playoff game. The total cost for your suite will be $800 per home playoff game. The DEADLINE to reserve your SUITE for the playoff game is noon on THURSDAY, December 4th.
General admission tickets are available for $10 each, while Stadium Club Level reserved seats are available for $40 each for the December 6 FCS Second Round Playoff game.
All tickets are available for purchase on JSUGamecockSports.com beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 24th. Fans may begin calling and stopping by the Kennamer Hall Athletic Ticket Office at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 24th.
Jacksonville State University students may pick up a Student Ticket at the Kennamer Hall Athletic Ticket Office beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, December 1st, until 3 p.m. on Friday, December 5th. All student tickets must be picked up in person and in advance with a JSU Student ID Card at the Kennamer Hall Athletic Ticket Office, and each student will receive ONE student ticket per person. NO STUDENT TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE GATES!