Press Release for Thursday, August 27, 2009

UNF announces ticket pricing for 2009-2010 basketball season

Jeff Wuerth

Assistant Athletics Director for Media Relations

(904) 620-4027

 University of North Florida Director of Athletics Lee Moon announced today the ticket pricing for the 2009-10 basketball season.


A season ticket for basketball is $120 and includes all men’s and women’s home games, a total of 28 games on 19 event dates, including nine Atlantic Sun Conference double headers. A special rate is available for UNF Alumni ($110) and UNF Faculty and Staff ($105). A Family 4-pack is also available for the season at $360. Select seating areas require an Osprey Club membership (per seat donation).


Single-game pricing is $10. Children 2-and-under and any current UNF student with a valid Osprey1 Card are admitted free. Student guest passes for those events are $5 and limited to one per student.


For more information or to purchase basketball season tickets call 904-620-BIRD (2473) or email

In addition to the nine doubleheaders, the men’s team will play four stand-alone games, including city rival Jacksonville on Friday, Jan. 29, at 7 p.m. New men’s head coach Matthew Driscoll will make his UNF coaching debut in a home exhibition game vs. Ave Maria on Thursday, Nov. 5, at 7 p.m. The regular season home opener is vs. Savannah State on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. at UNF Arena.


The women will play six stand-alone games beginning with an exhibition vs. Brewton Parker on Saturday, Oct. 31, at 7 p.m. at UNF Arena. Women’s head coach Mary Tappmeyer, entering her 18th season, will open regular season home play vs. Bethune Cookman on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 7 p.m. The women host JU on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m.


The complete men’s and women’s home schedule is below.  


UNF just completed the final year of the four-year reclassification period to a full-fledged member of Division I athletics.The Ospreys began their transition from Division II athletics to Division I at the start of the 2005-06 season and beginning this year will b e eligible for all postseason play on the NCAA Division I level.