What you need to know about Missouri's season opener

Thursday, September 1, 2011 | 9:47 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — The MU Tigers play their first game at 11 a.m. Saturday at Faurot Field. Here's a list of links and tips to help you enjoy the day.

  • Tickets are still available. Fans can purchase reserved seats for $47 or general admission for $23. Some Kick-Off Four-Pack tickets, which include four south end zone tickets for $100, are still available. Approximately 39,200 season tickets had been sold as ofWednesday. You can buy tickets online at or call 800-228-7297.

  • Parking lots will open at 8 a.m. Saturday. The Truman Veterans Hospital's Family Friendly Lot and Monk Drive will be closed because of construction, according to the MU Tigers website.

  • Tiger Walk will begin at 8:45 a.m. Saturday at the Mizzou Athletics Training Complex. You can join the coaches and players for this game-day tradition as they cross the Tiger Walk Bridge on Providence Road.
  • Gates open at 9:30 a.m. Seating maps are available at Student seats are located on the east side of the stadium. Students must have an MU ID and student ticket to enter the stadium.
  • Shuttles from various locations can take spectators to the game. Shuttles do not operate post-game.

  • Directions and maps to the stadium

  • Tailgating information

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