Students were allowed to purchase up to four additional seats at $20 apiece for the nationally televised game.
UH is encouraging all the students to wear red Saturday night. The school, using average student-attendance figures for the last couple of years, is holding 5,500 seats for students who show up with IDs on Saturday.
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According to one person who was on the line this morning, a lot of the people were going to be out of luck -- officials came out and informed those way, way in the back that their chances of getting tickets were not good.