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Northwest Missouri State University

News Release

Dec. 7, 2010

Tickets available, watch parties planned for semifinal football game

MARYVILLE, Mo. - The Northwest Missouri State University Bearcats are taking on the University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs in the NCAA Division II national semifinal football game Saturday, Dec. 11, at Malosky Stadium in Duluth. Kickoff is slated for 5 p.m.

Bearcat fans planning to attend the game can gather with Northwest President Dr. John Jasinski and members of the Northwest Alumni Association at Burrito Union, 1332 E. Fourth St., in Duluth, Minn., from 1 to 3 p.m. for complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. In addition, fans also are invited to gather for free coffee and hot chocolate before the game. Be sure to stop by the Northwest Alumni Association tent beginning at 3:30 p.m. in a parking lot adjacent to the stadium.

Fans can purchase tickets in person only at the Northwest Student Services Center in the Administration Building. Tickets are available for pickup until Thursday, Dec. 9, at 4:30 p.m. Tickets must be paid for by cash or check only. Northwest students and employees may purchase tickets with their Bearcat Card. Fans may also purchase tickets at Malosky Stadium before the game. Prices are $20 adults, $15 seniors ages 62 and older, and $10 Northwest students.

For information about Duluth's weather forecast click here.

For more information about the game, visit the Bearcat Football website

Can't make the game?

If you can't attend Saturday's game, tune in to CBS College Sports Network for the national broadcast. In addition, Metro Sports will be televising the game in the greater Kansas City area. If you can't watch the game on television, be sure to watch the FREE web stream, listen to the Bearcat Radio Network or follow the game online. Fans also can access live stats.

Better yet, watch the game with fellow Bearcats. Several watch parties, listed below, are being organized throughout the country by alumni and Northwest Alumni Association chapters.

Additional watch parties will be added daily, so continue to check the Northwest calendar if you don't see a watch party near you. If you're organizing a watch party that is open to the public, contact Brenda Untiedt at or (660) 562-1248 before noon Friday with the details.

Northwest is sponsoring a watch party at the J.W. Jones Student Union Ballroom. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and prizes include a $100 VISA gift card that will go to a student. Other prizes will be awarded during commercial breaks. Snacks and drinks will be provided, or bring your meal up from Northwest Campus Dining locations. The Bearcat Food Court will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Papa John's will be open from 5 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The game will be shown on two large projector screens.


Watch Parties

Chicago, IL
Will's Northwoods Inn
3030 N. Racine Avenue
Chicago, IL
(773) 528-4400

Cheeseburger in Paradise
2970 Findley Rd.
Downers Grove, IL
(630) 953-7095

Columbia, MO
Truman's Bar and Grill
3304 W Broadway Business Pk #D
Columbia, MO

Creston, IA
The Windrow Restaurant and Lounge
102 W. Taylor St. (Hwy 34)
Creston, IA
Bearcat fans can gather in the sports bar in the back of the restaurant. Food and drink for purchase. Door prizes will be given. Wear your Bearcat green!

Dallas, TX
Champps Americana
4951 Belt Line Rd.
Dallas, TX
(972) 991-3335

Des Moines, IA
The Game Sports Bar
3719 NW 86th St.
Urbandale, IA
4 p.m.
$1 hotdogs and brats and $11 domestic buckets of beer

Jefferson City, MO
226 E Dunklin St
Jefferson City, MO

Kansas City, MO
The Quaff
1010 Broadway
Kansas City, MO

The BrewTop
8614 N Boardwalk Ave.
North Kansas City, MO
(816) 584-9292

The BrewTop
7000 NE Woods Chapel Rd.
Lee's Summit, MO
(816) 373-4300

The Landing Eatery and Pub
1189 W. Kansas St.
Liberty, MO
(816) 792-5230

Dirks Bar and Grill
8132 NW Prairie View Rd.
Kansas City, MO
(816) 587-3646

810 Zone Plaza
4686 Broadway
Kansas City, MO
(816) 268-9663

810 Zone
4800 W 119th St.
Leawood, KS
(913) 469-9663

Maryville, MO
Carson's Sports Grill
310 N. Main
Maryville, MO

The Palms Bar and Grill
422 N. Buchanan St.
Maryville, MO
Full menu offered until 8 p.m.

J.W. Jones Student Union Ballroom
Northwest Campus
Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Game will be shown on two large projector screens. Food, drinks and door prizes. Free and open to the public.

Omaha, NE
The Pizza Gourmet Company
15475 Ruggles Street (156th and Maple)
Omaha, NE
Food and drink specials available.

Phoenix, AZ
Paradise Lounge
4541 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, AZ
3:45 p.m. (Across from Paradise Valley Mall)
RSVP to Sandy Schiager,; Jennifer Sullivan,; or Ben Campbell,

St. Joseph, MO
Buffalo Wild Wings
5403 N Belt Hwy.
St. Joseph, MO

Springfield, MO
3242 S. Stewart Ave.
Springfield, MO
4:30 p.m.
RSVP to Mark DeVore by Friday, Dec. 10.

St. Louis, MO
Pujols 5
342 West Port Plaza
St. Louis, MO
(314) 435-0505
RSVP by Friday, Dec. 10 to Sue Hockensmith at 636-256-6919 or email

For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468