WTVY  | Dothan, AL  | News, Weather, Sports

Bama-Va Tech opening game a sellout

ATLANTA (AP) - There will be no public ticket sale for the Sept. 5 Alabama-Virginia Tech game in the Georgia Dome.

Fans of the two schools already have purchased all the tickets.

The Chick-fil-A Bowl committee, which organizes the annual season kickoff game at the Georgia Dome, announced Tuesday each school has sold its full share of 31,200 tickets.

Alabama is making its second straight appearance in the kickoff game. The Crimson Tide beat Clemson 34-10 at the Georgia Dome to open its 2008 season.

Chick-fil-A Bowl president Gary Stokan said the sellout is "a true testament to the passionate fans" of the two schools.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 50154242 - wtvy.com/a?a=50154242