Information for ESPN's College GameDay at UVa

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Here are some details for UVa basketball fans attending Saturday's ESPN College GameDay festivities at John Paul Jones Arena.

Admission and parking are free and seating is general admission.   You do not have to have a ticket to the 7pm UVa-Duke basketball game to attend the Saturday morning GameDay event.   Gates open at 9am.  

The first 1,500 fans get free College GameDay T-shirts and free food and drinks outside JPJ.

State Farm is giving away 3,000 Rollabannas at the GameDay event.   There will also be great raffle prizes to give away for everyone in attendance, including courtside seats to the UVa-Duke game Saturday night.

You could also win 2015-16 UVa basketball season tickets or a trip to Madison Square Garden for Virginia's game against West Virginia on Dec. 8, 2015 or two 42" TVs courtesy of Crutchfield.

ESPN's College GameDay from JPJ begins at 10am airing on ESPNU, before airing on ESPN from 11am-Noon.  ESPN's weekly college basketball pregame show "College GameDay" travels to different college campus during the season.  It is coming to the University of Virginia for the first time ever.

At 7pm Saturday night #2 Virginia will play host to #4 Duke.




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