FOOTBALL GAMEDAY INFORMATION: Ferris State vs. Northwest Missouri State (D2 Quarterfinal)


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Gameday Ticket-Parking Map (PDF)
Tailgate Guidelines (PDF)

The Ferris State University Bulldogs will host the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats in the NCAA Division II National Quarterfinals this Saturday, Dec. 7, at FSU's Top Taggart Field in Big Rapids. Kickoff for the Super Region Three Championship game is slated for 1 p.m. (ET).

Tickets for Ferris State's national quarterfinal playoff game are on sale now and fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance. Ticket prices are $10 for adults, $7 for senior citizens (age 65+) along with $5 for students in grades K-12. In addition, FSU students and college students from competing schools with a valid student ID card are also $5. Children ages five and under are free.

Additionally, FREE football playoff tickets for Saturday's game will also be available for pickup to the first 500 FSU students with a valid student ID card. Tickets can be picked up starting on Tuesday morning at the FSU Athletics Ticket Office located inside the Ewigleben Sports Complex. In addition, they will be available for pickup in the University Center on campus on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free student tickets are first come-first served and available whiles supplies last. All tickets must be picked up in person, no phone orders will be allowed and a maximum of four tickets per student with four valid student ID's will be distributed.

Per NCAA policy, no comp passes or regular-season passes of any type will be accepted such as GLIAC passes, the D2 Pass for Two, etc.

Fans can purchase playoff tickets online 24 hours a day, seven days a week at or call (800) 585-3737. Tickets may also be purchased in person thru the FSU Athletics Ticket Office located inside the Ewigleben Sports Complex.

The ticket office will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) the entire week along with extended hours on Wednesday until 7 p.m. In addition, the gameday ticket office inside the Wheeler Pavilion at Top Taggart Field will open early on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. (ET) for ticket sales.

For additional information in regards to ticket sales or to inquire about group tickets, please contact the FSU Athletics Ticket Office at (231) 591-2888.

Parking lots will open at 10 a.m. (ET) on Saturday and no one may line up prior to the opening of the lots. Parking will be $10 per vehicle for Saturday's playoff game. Please visit this link below for a gameday parking map.
Click Here For Gameday Parking Map (PDF)

Saturday's game will be carried live by the Bulldog Sports Network and Sunny 97.3 FM with the veteran broadcast team of Rob Bentley (play-by-play) and Sandy Gholston (color) calling the action. The contest will also be streamed with FREE live video and audio online at FSU will also provide live internet statistics and live social media upates on several platforms.

In addition to radio and internet coverage, Bulldog fans can also follow Saturday's contest with live scoring updates on several official social media platforms. Visit to follow the tweet-by-tweet coverage with periodic scoring updates or visit

10 am - Parking Lots Open
10 am - Tailgating Begins
10:30 am - Wheeler Pavilion Ticket Office Opens
12:30 am - Gates To Stadium Open
12:45 pm - Tailgating Ends
1 pm - Kickoff


Below are some important Gameday Details:

* The Wheeler Pavilion Gameday Ticket Office will open at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday.
* Tailgate lots will open at 10 a.m. (ET).
* Gates to the stadium open at 11:30 a.m. (90 minutes before kickoff)
* The Bulldog Player Parade will take place at 10:30 a.m.
* Credit cards will be accepted at the stadium ticket office & concession stand
* Concession stand will provide wide assortment of food & drinks
* Gridiron Club members should enter at the turn off South Street to enter lot 36.

Please visit the respective links below for additional gameday information:

Team Video Center        
Gameday Central   

Gameday Information      

Ferris State vs Northwest Missouri State
Saturday, Dec. 7 - 1 p.m. (ET)
Top Taggart Field - Big Rapids, Mich.

Gameday Essentials

Media Information:

Bulldog Sports Network Webcast: Click Here 
Web/Radio Broadcast:
Bulldog Sports Network & Sunny 97.3 FM 
Announcers: Rob Bentley (Play-by-Play), Sandy Gholston (Color)
Live Video Webcast: Click Here 
Live Internet Stats: Live Stats
Live Twitter Scoring Updates: Click Here
Live GLIAC Scoreboard: Click Here

General Information:
Tickets: Click Here for more info
Directions: Click Here For Directions
Weather: Click Here For Big Rapids Weather

Stadium Information:
Top Taggart Field

Ferris State Bulldogs

Ferris State Game Notes
Ferris State Roster
Ferris State Schedule/Results
Ferris State Statistics
Ferris State Coaching Staff
Ferris State Football News
Ferris State Football Website
GLIAC Football Website

Northwest Missouri State Bearcats
NW Missouri Game Notes
NW Missouri Schedule/Results
NW Missouri Roster
NW Missouri Statistics
NW Missouri Coaching Staff
NW Missouri Football News
NW Missouri Football Website