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Info: Upcoming Purdue football spring game

The Purdue football program will host its annual spring game April 7 in Ross-Ade Stadium at noon ET.

Posted: Mar 22, 2018 7:34 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (Purdue Sports) — The Purdue football program will host its annual spring game April 7 in Ross-Ade Stadium at noon ET. Here is a list of everything you need to know leading up to game.

Pregame
• Fans can park in the R Lot north of Ross-Ade Stadium free of charge for the game.

• The Mackey Arena Athletics Ticket Office will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to assist fans in purchasing or renewing their 2018 season tickets. Fans can get locked in with Purdue football for as low as $98 with great benefits like access to the South End Zone Patio, discounted golf, a Leroy Keyes bobblehead gift and more! Click here to learn more about football season tickets.

• Gates to Ross-Ade Stadium will open at 11 a.m. to the general public. There is no charge for admission.

• The Clear Bag Policy will be in effect for the spring game. For more information on Ross-Ade Stadium's clear bag policy, click here.

• The South End Zone Patio will be open before and during the game, free to all fans in attendance. Stop by and enjoy the following activities:
- Inflatables and tailgate games.
- First chance to get a 2018 football schedule poster.
- First chance to join the Boilermaker Kids Club for 2018-19.
- Snacks and beverages (including alcohol) available for purchase
- Purchase your 2018 football season tickets

• The following concession stands will be open with the listed fare for purchase:
Section 123 - Cradle of Burgers
Section 122 - Traditional Fare
Section 118 - Grill
Section 109 - Traditional Fare

• Numerical rosters will be available at all four concession stands and in the South End Zone Patio while supplies last.

The Game
• Kickoff is set for noon.

• The game will be shown live on the Big Ten Network.

• The game will be a scrimmage format, with the offense squaring off against the defense.

• The first half will be a normally timed first and second quarters. The second half will have a running clock for the third and fourth quarters.

• For the first time, the football program's team awards will be announced at halftime along with a special presentation with football alumni to our 2017 senior class.

Postgame
• The team will conduct a 30-minute autograph session upon the conclusion of the game and team meeting on the field. Fans are asked to remain in the stands until instructed that the field is open.

Weather
• Please note that severe weather could cause a delay/cancellation of the spring game. All efforts to alert fans in advance of any delay/cancellation will be made via social media and PurdueSports.com.

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