BALTIMORE -- Tickets are now available for the first three Coppin State basketball games, including the Coppin State Classic, by contacting the department of athletics.
Tickets for the Coppin State Classic on Nov. 13-14 and the men's home game against Washington Adventist University on Nov. 19 can be purchased in advance by calling the Coppin State department of athletics at (410) 951-3737.
"We want to make the ticket purchasing experience as convienent as possible for our fans," said Coppin State business manager Brian Randolph. "We believe this will eliminate congestion on game days, which benefits all of our fans in the long term."
The Coppin State men's and women's basketball teams will open the season on Friday (Nov. 13) in the opening round of the Coppin State Classic. The women's team will face West Virginia State at 5:30 p.m. and the men will face Lincoln (Pa.) at 7:30 p.m. in the Coppin Center.
The second day of the Coppin State Classic will feature the women's game against St. Augustine's at 5:30 p.m. and the men's game versus West Virginia Tech at 7:30 p.m.
Fans can also buy tickets for the men's game against Washington Adventist University, formerly Columbia Union, on Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Coppin Center.
Tickets, which can be purchased on game day, are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12-and-under.