Division of Intercollegiate Athletics to Host Merchandise Sale
April 3, 2013
The University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics, in conjunction with Gameday Spirit Fan Store, will host a Fighting Illini merchandise sale on Friday, April 12, in the Great East Hall of Memorial Stadium. Shoppers will be able to purchase used University of Illinois team-issued gear in addition to new officially-licensed Fighting Illini clothing and souvenirs at discount prices. There is no admission charge.
The sale will run in conjunction with the annual Illinois Football Orange and Blue Spring Game on the UI campus, which will also be held on Friday, April 12 beginning at 8 p.m. The sale will run from 4 p.m. through halftime of the football game (approx. 9 p.m.). There will not be a continuation of the sale on Saturday.
Please note that the sale will be held on the east side of the stadium. In addition to the sale, all seating for the football game will also be in the east stands of Memorial Stadium.
Fans arriving before 7 pm should enter the sale through Gate 17 on the center of the east side of Memorial Stadium. Fans attending the game will have access to the sale through all open gates on the east side. Free parking is available in the Assembly Hall north quadrant lots.
Admission to the Orange and Blue Spring Football Game, presented by Fighting Illini Energy, is also free.