Game Day Information for SDSU Football vs. Army
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego State football team is set to open a three-game homestand when it plays host to Army on Saturday. The home opener for the Aztecs is scheduled for a 4:30 p.m. PT kickoff at Qualcomm Stadium.
The contest will serve as the GEICO Fleet Week Classic and will also coincide with the Welcome Week Student Tailgate. The first 5,000 students in attendance will receive a free "Fear the Spear" t-shirt, courtesy of Associated Students. Another giveaway is also scheduled, as the first 10,000 fans will receive a free Aztec Flag.
Main parking gates will open at 12:30 p.m., and fans are encouraged to welcome the San Diego State football squad to "The Q" at the Warrior Walk, scheduled for 2:30 p.m., between parking lots E & F. After greeting the team at the Warrior Walk, fans and alumni can visit the Aztec Village in parking lot F-1. The Aztec Village features food and beverages for purchase, as well as live entertainment, performances by the Marching Aztecs, SDSU dance team and cheer squad.
Prior to team introductions, this week's honorary Aztec Warrior is Lynell Hamilton, who will make his appearance at midfield. Hamilton played for SDSU from 2003-2007 and then moved on to play in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints.
Tickets, which start at just $11, are available online 24 hours a day through GoAztecs.com or by visiting the Aztec Ticket Office at Qualcomm Stadium's Window "E." On Saturday, the ticket office will open at 12:30 p.m., for the general public and San Diego State students.