September 15, 2008

Brown University Athletics Launches Online Ticketing

Sept. 15, 2008

Providence, Rhode Island - UniversityTickets and Brown University Athletics have announced a partnership that makes access to Bears' game tickets easier than ever. With the launch of www.BrownBearsTickets.com, fans can securely buy tickets on their computer to home football, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's ice hockey, men's and women's basketball, and men's lacrosse tickets. Football and soccer tickets are on sale now.

"We are thrilled to make online ticketing available to our legions of fans," said Michael Goldberger, Brown Director of Athletics. "The team at UniversityTickets customized a fantastic system, and this is a great opportunity for our fans and alumni to have easier access to purchase tickets 24 hours a day, 7 days a week."

The Brown Athletics Ticket Office will remain fully-staffed within the Pizzitola Sports Center and will continue to process telephone, mail-in, and walk-up orders. "We are excited to have Brown University, an incredible institution with a great reputation, join our family of over ninety collegiate partners," stated UniversityTickets' Stephen Weissman. "The addition of the Bears is a great fit for our network, and fans everywhere will enjoy the ease of acquiring tickets to watch the outstanding student-athletes in person."

Founded in 1999, UniversityTickets is the world's leading provider of ticketing services for Colleges and Universities. Their mission is to create simple, cost-effective ways for college and university organizations to sell tickets and collect payments via the Internet. Headquartered in New York City, UniversityTickets is a privately owned corporation.