WICHITA FALLS, TX – The Amarillo Bulls will look to win their fifth in a row when they visit the Wichita Falls Wildcats tonight (Saturday) at the Kay Yeager Coliseum at 7:05 pm.
It is the third meeting of the season between the two teams and the second in Wichita Falls. The Bulls dropped a 3-2 shootout decision back in September, but beat the Wildcats 5-3 on October 22. It is the only game on the weekend for both teams, but the first for the Bulls in 13 day (October 30 @ New Mexico 3-2 Win).
It is just the Bulls 16thgame of the season and they currently have a total of 17 games in hand on the other five teams in the South Division. The Bulls have some company for third place as Topeka has pulled to within one point. Amarillo trails the Wildcats by five points for second place and 10 points on first place Texas Tornado.
Earlier in the season the Bulls were known as a fast starting team, scoring plenty of goals in the first 20 minutes of play. Lately, the Bulls have been successful in the third period, outscoring the opposition 22-8.
Fans can tune into the action on ESPN1440 and www.amarillobulls.com fueled by Sportsjuice beginning with The Bulls Warm Up Show Presented By Wayland Baptist University at 6:45 pm. Denis J. Puska, the voice of the Bulls, has all of the play-by-play 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. The webcast can be accessed by visiting the Amarillo Bulls website.
Hockey returns to the Amarillo Civic Center next weekend, Friday, Nov. 19 and Saturday, Nov 20, when the Bulls host the Wichita Falls Wildcats at 7 pm. On Friday, the Bulls will unveil their mascot for the first time. Saturday’s game is sponsored by Amarillo Pediatric Dentistry and there will be plenty of giveaways throughout the night. It is also Bank/Credit Union employee appreciation night and for further information on that exciting group night, please call the Bulls office at 806-242-1122.
Tickets for all Bulls games are available at Panhandle Ticket Outlets, Civic Center Box Office or online at www.amarillobulls.com. For further information on Group Tickets, Flex Packs or Corporate Partnership Opportunities, please call the Bulls office at 806-242-1122.