UPDATE: As of Nov. 20, Lehigh has exhausted the allocation of tickets that it had been provided by the Yankee organization. Some additional seating for next year's Lehigh-Lafayette game may be added after the new year. For more information, click here.
The 150th meeting of college football’s most-played rivalry
comes to historic Yankee Stadium as Lehigh will square off against Lafayette in
New York on November 22, 2014.
Tickets for this once-in-a-lifetime event went
on sale for Lehigh season ticket holders on November 1 and now, Lehigh alumni,
faculty and staff will have an opportunity to buy tickets to this historic
contest beginning Monday, November 18.
Prior to purchasing tickets, all fans, including Lehigh alumni, faculty
and staff, are encouraged to visit www.lehighsports.com/rivalry150 for additional
information on the 150th Lehigh-Lafayette game, including information on
tickets, transportation, tailgating and more.
Alumni should visit www.lehighsports.com/rivalry150 and
click on the FAQ page to obtain the promotional code that coincides with their
graduation decade. Codes will be posted
November 17 in advance of the November 18 on-sale date. Tickets will go on sale
at 9 a.m. online at LehighTickets.com (enter the code in the yellow PROMOTION
box at the top/left) and at 10 a.m. by phone 610-7LU-GAME (758-4263), or
in person at the Stabler Arena Box Office. Sales are expected to be strong so please expect high call volume in the
Online purchases are
recommended. Lehigh faculty and
staff members should use the promotional code that was emailed on Friday, Nov.
15 to all faculty and staff.
Ticket sales have been very heavy since Nov. 1 to season
ticket holders. All Legends Suite Club, Delta Sky360 Suite, and the Premium
section tickets have been purchased. A
limited number of Premium tickets are still held for faculty and staff but are
likely to sell quickly on Monday. If a certain price level gives the message: "Unable to secure seats
in this Price Level," please choose another section or ticket price, or
try buying in a smaller quantity and splitting up your group. Online sales
are recommended based on call volume.
Lehigh has worked with Lafayette and the New York Yankees to
create a number of affordable options for all fans to attend this historic
game. A large demand is expected for this historic event and all Lehigh friends
and family are encouraged to attend.
"It's incredibly exciting to be playing the 150th Lehigh-Lafayette game at
Yankee Stadium," said Lehigh head coach Andy Coen. "There are always
expectations to that game, really right from the beginning of the season. It's
really an event, not necessarily just a game. It'll be certainly very special
playing the game in Yankee Stadium and everything that will go on around that
game. It will be exciting for the students, the alumni, the fans and the
players on both teams. It's going to be an exciting year, without a
The Lehigh-Lafayette game is being played at a neutral site for just the second
time, and the first since 1891. Lafayette will be the designated home team.
Tickets purchased through Lafayette will be on the first base/right field side
of Yankee Stadium. Tickets purchased through Lehigh will be on the third
base/left field side of the stadium. Tickets will also be available directly
through the Yankees, sprinkled in both Lehigh and Lafayette sections. Please
note that fees may be higher if purchased through The New York
Yankees/Ticketmaster compared to those purchased through Lehigh.
Complete ticket information for the 150th Lehigh-Lafayette game can be found
150th Lehigh-Lafayette game ticket information
2014 Lehigh football season tickets on sale. Purchasing a season ticket
provides the customer a promotional code to purchase 150th game tickets earlier
than the general public.
Tickets on sale to Lehigh alumni and Lehigh faculty/staff.
Tickets on sale to the general public without a promotional code.
: Tickets on sale to Lehigh students (Student section tickets are being
held until this selling period).
: Deadline to purchase through Lehigh and receive commemorative ticket.
Tentative deadline to purchase through Lehigh. After Sept. 1, 2014 all
sales are likely to be handled directly through Yankees.com
Photo by Theo Anderseon
Posted on Friday, November 15, 2013