Gates open on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. for the registration to the Kid's Football Clinic for youth ages 14 and under. The kid's clinic begins at 1:00 p.m. on the field.
Schedule of Events
12:30 p.m. - Gates Open and Kid's Football Clinic Registration Begins
1:00 p.m. - Kids Clinic begins (hosted by Coach Russ Huesman)
2:00 p.m. - Kids Clinic ends
Free hot dogs, popcorn, and Coca-Cola served
Bounce houses on the concourse
3:00 p.m. - Spring Football Game starts
Halftime - 'Couples Challenge' Football Toss - Winners get a two-night stay at the Downtown Hampton Inn & Suites and Dinner at Big River Grille.
4:30 p.m. - Spring Football Game ends
4:45 p.m. - Kids & fans invited to field for autographs
FREE hot dogs, popcorn and Coke products will be available while supplies last starting at 2:00 p.m. on the concourse under the video board. The UTC Mocs Club is providing the hot dogs while the Coke products are compliments of the Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling Company. The Finley Stadium concession stands will open when the complimentary items run out.
There will also be FREE inflatable bounce houses, tailgating games and picture area with the "C" logo on the concourse. The UTC Athletics Department ticket staff will have an information table set up where fans can pick the best available seats and purchase 2011 season tickets. The UTC Mocs Club will also have an information table and will be signing up new members throughout the afternoon.
Vision Hospitality Group and the Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown are sponsoring the "Couples Challenge" during halftime. One lucky couple will win a two-night stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown and dinner for two at the downtown Big River Grille. The Downtown Hampton Inn & Suites is located across from the DoubleTree Hotel on the corner of 4th and Chestnut streets and is scheduled to open on April 12. The challenge begins with a five-yard pass. With each completion the distance increases and teams are eliminate by dropping the pass. The last couple remaining on the field wins the prize.
The spring game gets underway at 3:00 p.m. and will feature four quarters of action. Following the game, head coach Russ Huesman will announce the offensive and defensive MVP of the spring game, the Bob Davis Winter Warrior Award and the team captains for the 2011 season.
Once the awards are handed out, fans will be able to come down to the field for pictures and autographs with the UTC players and coaches. At the end of the afternoon, FREE cookies will be handed out to the fans as they leave the stadium, compliments of the Vision Hospitality Group and the Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown.
Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Opening April 12
Come see everything that we have to offer at the new Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown! Opening this April 12th, the Hampton Inn & Suites is located in the heart of downtown Chattanooga within a few blocks of the Tennessee Aquarium, Creative Discovery Museum, and over 30 restaurants! Facilities and services to include 124 guestrooms and suites, 100% non-smoking rooms, complimentary hot breakfast with fresh made waffles, complimentary 24-hour Business Center, complimentary wireless and wired high speed internet, fitness center, and more!