MOUNT PLEASANT - The Central Michigan athletic department will host its second ever Royal Rumble & Tumble Friday, February 8 and fans can purchase tickets through a special Facebook promotion.
Fans that "Like" CMU Athletics' Facebook Page can purchase tickets at a discounted rate of just $3. A special tab is located at the top right corner of the CMU Athletics Timeline for fans to take advantage of this special opportunity. Fans can also follow the link provided in additional links within this article to purchase now. The promotion is limited to 1,000 tickets.
The event is one of a kind, as two top-20 Central Michigan programs will compete in the McGuirk Arena against conference opponents at the same time. The No. 11 ranked Central Michigan wrestling program will take on in-state rival Eastern Michigan, while the No. 20 ranked gymnastics squad will battle against Northern Illinois.
The first Royal Rumble & Tumble was held in 2011 in front of a near sell-out of 1,773 fans with both squads coming away with victories.
The event will begin at 7 p.m. with Ticket Central opening one hour prior.