January 31, 2011

Texas and Kleberg Bank Classic Tickets Go On Sale Friday

CORPUS CHRISTI -

Tickets go on sale Friday for the Texas Longhorn baseball team's April visit to the Sparkling City. Sixth-ranked Texas, who has won six national championships, visit Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in a 6 p.m. contest on Tuesday, April 5. At 9 a.m. this Friday, tickets will be available to the public at cchooks.com and the Whataburger Field Box Office.

Order via phone by calling 361-561-HOOK (4665). All Horns-Islanders tickets are $10.

Also on sale Friday morning are tickets to the 2011 Kleberg Bank College Classic, featuring No. 9 UConn, two-time (2006-07) national champion Oregon State, Indiana and the host Islanders. Adult packages are $24 for three days and six games of premier intersectional competition February 25-27. UConn and Indiana are the first Big East and Big Ten institutions, respectively, to participate in the annual Whataburger Field college tournament.

Youth ticket packages for the Kleberg Bank College Classic are $12, with daily tickets $10 and $5.