Free Video: Tuberville White Out Purdue

The University of Cincinnati announced tickets for this Saturday's contest against Purdue is sold-out. Not only will new head coach Tommy Tuberville take the field for his first game in front of a packed house, the Bearcats will be wearing all white from head to toe.

Head coach Tommy Tuberville encouraged Bearcat fans to wear all white during his Tuesday luncheon with the media.

Tuberville, who is starting his first season as the Bearcats head coach, is excited by the response fans have shown by making the game a sellout.

"Our fans area a vital part of all our athletic teams," said Tuberville. "We need them to help us every step of the way. When recruits come to our stadium, we want them to see a sea of white. When television cameras scan the crowd, we want people all across the country to see our fans - unified in white."

While the game is listed as a sellout, Cincinnati athletic officials expect Nippert Stadium to see an all-time record crowd for the start of the Tuberville era.

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