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Temple-Notre Dame Game at Lincoln Financial Field is sold out

Philadelphia PA: There is a lot of excitement going on the campus of Temple University as Temple is off to its best start (5-0) since the 1974 season and is on the cusp of the program’s first national ranking since the 1979 campaign.

On Tuesday, Temple University announced the Temple Football game on Saturday October 31 against Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Lincoln Financial Field is SOLD OUT. The start time for this game has not been announced, this is the first time that Temple has sold out two home football games in a season since moving to the South Philadelphia Complex in 1976, the first one was Temple 27-10 win over Penn State on Sept. 5. That game drew 69,176 fans.

Temple University Director of Athletics Dr. Patrick Kraft. “The energy and buzz surrounding our football program has never been greater, It has been a special year for our entire University, and we are looking forward to an exciting event on Halloween for our fans and the city of Philadelphia.”

The October 31st football game between the Temple Owls and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish is the first ever meeting between the two teams in Philadelphia

Temple last played Notre Dame on August 31, 2013 at South Bend Indiana as Notre Dame defeated Temple 28-6.