Wichita State University will be celebrating the start of a new era during the State of The American.
5:00 – A tailgate party will begin at 5:00 on the lawn with live music, games and giveaways.
6:00 – The event will move inside to celebrate Wichita State joining the American Athletic Conference. Fans will be able to listen to comments from Mike Aresco, Commisioner of The American, and see the unveiling of The American banners.
The first 500 people will receive a commemorative Shocker medallion.
Shocker Spirit Squad and band will perform live during the festivities and concession stands inside the arena will be open during the event.