"We have enjoyed a terrific marketing partnership with the White Sox as we move into our third year working with the organization," UI director of athletics Mike Thomas said. "Fighting Illini fans who also are fans of the White Sox will have some outstanding opportunities and benefits while supporting their favorite teams. We look forward to continuing this relationship for many years in the future."
"We are thrilled to host the University of Illinois, their alumni and fans," said Brooks Boyer," White Sox senior vice president of marketing and sales. "I know how proud of their school Fighting Illini fans are, and we can't wait to see all the orange and blue at the ballpark on July 18."
Tickets for Illini Night at U.S. Cellular Field can be purchased online at: www.whitesox.com/illini.