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Bloomgren will make his head coaching debut on August 25 when Rice hosts Prairie View in the earliest opener in school history and Rice is offering a number of benefits and incentives for fans who make an early commitment to support the team.
Owls’ season tickets offer fans a number of benefits for the 2018 season, including a pregame tailgate, an exclusive season ticket member card, premium digital content, access to exclusive corporate partner and merchandise discounts, substantial price discounts over single-game tickets, access to special summer events and an all-new game day experience.
Fans who purchase season tickets before August 1 will have the chance to win special prizes, such as an experience as an honorary team captain, an adidas team gear pack, pre-game sideline passes, a premium lot parking pass, a Coach Mike Bloomgren signed mini helmet, a chance to watch a Friday night team practice and free admission to the Owls’ National Signing Day event.
Bloomgren and the Owls will open the season with back-to-back home games at Rice Stadium for the first time since 1995 as the Houston Cougars come to Rice Stadium the week after Prairie View.
In addition to the two local schools, Rice will host a pair of in-state schools from Conference USA (UTEP and UTSA) in addition to UAB and ODU to round out the 2018 regular season slate.
Season ticket packages start at $100 and are available online or by calling the Rice Athletics Ticket Office at (713) 348-OWLS. For additional ticket and game day information for the 2018 football season, please visit the football ticket page.