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Northwest Bearcats

Press Release

Sept. 22, 2010

Tailgate information for Truman

Bearcats battle for the Hickory Stick!

The Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat football team travels to Kirksville, Saturday, Sept. 25, to take on the Truman State University Bulldogs and attempts to keep the Old Hickory Stick in Northwest's possession. Kickoff for Saturday's game is 1 p.m.

Tailgate Party

For fans traveling to Kirksville for the game, Saturday's tailgate sponsored by the Northwest Alumni Association will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot south and west of Stokes Stadium, in front of Barnett Hall. Look for the Northwest Alumni Association tent. Click here for a Truman State campus map.

Countryside Bistro of Maryville will be serving a catered meal for $7 per person. Fans may also do their own tailgating. Please bring your own lawn chairs and note that alcohol is against the campus rules.

Tickets may be purchased the day of the game. The ticket booths open one hour prior to kickoff and take cash or checks only.

If you have any questions, please contact the Northwest Alumni Association at or 660.562.1248.

Don't miss a single play!

If you can't make the game, catch the play-by-play action through the Bearcat Radio Network or the online internet webcasts or purchase live video streaming through B2 Networks and the MIAA.

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For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

Northwest Athletics
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