CHAPEL HILL—ESPN's College GameDay pregame program will originate from the Smith Center in Chapel Hill on Saturday, February 18th on the day of the matchup between North Carolina and Virginia. The show, featuring Rece Davis, Jay Bilas, Jay Williams and Seth Greenberg, will broadcast live for its 11 a.m. to noon broadcast.
Smith Center doors will open at 9:15 a.m. UNC students should use Entrance C to the arena and the general public should use Entrance D. Admission for this event is free and seating is general admission.
Come early for a chance to win great door prizes, including two tickets to the Carolina/Virginia game later that night, Roy Williams-signed basketballs and bobbleheads and much more. Concessions will be available.
Fans are encouraged to bring signs to GameDay. Signs with religious/political references, competitive/commercial brand references, personal/promotional hashtags, and profanity will NOT be permitted. UNC will provide sign-making stations inside Entrances C and D of the Smith Center.
Parking for GameDay will be available in the non-reserved sections of the Manning and Bowles Lots adjacent to the Smith Center. All lots must be cleared by 1 p.m. for game preparations.
As in past years, Phase 1 of UNC student tickets will be randomized for this game. Randomization wristbands will be distributed prior to ESPN College GameDay between 8 and 9 a.m. on Saturday morning at Entrance C of the Smith Center, where students will enter for the live show at approximately 9:15. The randomization process will take place at the conclusion of the show.
Students who want to participate in randomization will need to bring their ticket for the game and their UNC One card to College GameDay on Saturday morning.
Check back with GoHeels.com for more details as Saturday approaches.