The Knights of Columbus 53rd annual Texas Tech Football Kickoff Night is being held this Saturday, August 25. This year's event will be at the Knights of Columbus Hall, located 1/2 mile east of Slide Road on FM 1585.

This year's headliner is former Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers defensive end Charles Haley. Appearances will also be made by Texas Tech head coach Tommy Tuberville and former All-American Thomas Howard, Sr.

Tickets purchased before Saturday cost $30. Locations selling tickets in advance are: Golf USA- 67th & Indiana, Brother John's Book Store- 13th & Slide, Hair Today- City Bank Building on the Marsha Sharp Freeway, Heroes & Legacies- 82nd & Quaker and Ollie's Liquor- 34th & Indiana.

Tickets can also be purchased online through the Knights of Columbus at