AMARILLO, TX – After a long layoff, the Amarillo Bulls return to action this Saturday when they visit the Wichita Falls Wildcats at 7 pm, at Kay Yeager Coliseum.
It will have been 13 days between North American Hockey League games for the Bulls, who will be heading into the contest riding a four game winning streak. The Wildcats have dropped two of their last three games, but have won three in a row on home ice.
The third place Bulls and the second place Wildcats are separated by five points in the South Division standings, but Amarillo has five games in hand. The Bulls also have four games in hand on the first place Texas Tornado.
The last time the Bulls and the Wildcats hooked up was in the Texas Panhandle, where Amarillo rallied with four goals in the third period to beat Wichita Falls 5-3. The two teams had met only one other time and that was in Wichita Falls where the Bulls were narrowly defeated 3-2 in a shootout.
The Bulls and the Wildcats are ranked in the top 10 in the NAHL in both goals for and goals against. Wichita Falls is among the top teams in the league in Shots on Goal, averaging nearly 35 per game.
Fans can tune into all of the action on ESPN1440 and www.amarillobulls.comfueled by Sportsjuice, beginning with The Bulls Warm Up Show Presented by Wayland Baptist University at 6:45 pm. Denis J. Puska brings you the exciting action at 7 pm. The game is also available on Pay-Per-View courtesy of Fast Hockey, and a high speed internet connection is required in order to view the game. It can be accessed by clicking on the Fast Hockey logo on the Amarillo Bulls website.
Hockey is back in The Bull Pen at the Amarillo Civic Center on Friday, Nov. 19, and Saturday, Nov. 20, when the Bulls host the Wichita Falls Wildcats in back-to-back match-ups at 7pm. On Friday the Bulls mascot will be unveiled for the first time as will be joined by several of his fellow mascots from across the area. The Corvette Club will also be displaying several of its cars on the concourse that night.
Tickets are available at all Panhandle Ticket Outlets including United Supermarkets, Civic Center Box Office or online at www.amarillobulls.com. For further information on Group Tickets, Flex Packs or to purchase Single Game Tickets, please call the Bulls office at 806-242-1122 or drop by 901 South Buchanan.