Penn State athletics updates Beaver Stadium's student section protocols ahead of Ohio State game
Penn State will be facing Ohio State on Saturday. Before then, Penn State athletics updated its safety protocols after reviewing what happened during the Minnesota game.
After the athletics department saw what happened against Minnesota, there are going be some changes to how things work in the student section. Students will now have to wear a wristband that proves they are sitting there.
Here’s the statement from Penn State athletics:
“Leading into the 2022 season, additional measures and protocols were put in place to address the student section entry and seating processes. The following protocols will be in place for the Ohio State game and moving forward. Students will now receive a non-transferrable wristband to validate their student section ticket.”
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Students who are sitting in that section will now have to show the wristband when they enter to make sure that students are the only ones sitting there.
Ohio State-Penn State has kickoff Saturday set for at noon ET on FOX.