The University of Kentucky men’s soccer team has earned the overall No. 1 seed in the 2022 NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament and will host a second-round matchup at the Bell Soccer Complex on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. ET. UK’s opponent will be the winner of the first-round matchup against Hofstra vs. South Florida.
WENDELL & VICKIE BELL SOCCER COMPLEX
570 Wildcat Court
Lexington, KY 40506
CLEAR BAG POLICY
Each fan will be permitted to carry one large clear bag – either a one-gallon Ziploc-style bag or a 12″ x 6″ x 12″ clear bag – plus a small clutch that does not exceed 4.5″ x 6.5″. A clear bag shall be clear from top-to-bottom and up to a 2” trim/border on the bag is generally acceptable. The small clutch allows privacy for small personal items and is also easily searched. Non-compliant bags — empty or not — may not be carried inside compliant clear bags. Backpacks and drawstring/cinch bags are not permitted.
CODE OF CONDUCT
The University of Kentucky asks that all guests respect others around them to keep UK Soccer games as enjoyable as possible for all. If anyone displays conduct that endangers or disrupts players, coaches, officials or other guests, the University of Kentucky reserves the right to remove the individual from Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex. No refunds are given in such cases.
UK Event Management – 859.323.8535
UK Ticket Office: (859) 257-1818
UK Campus Parking – 859.257.5757
UK Police – 859.257.1616
Social Media: @UKWomensSoccer & @UKMensSoccer
Parking: Accessible parking (first-come; first-served) is available near the entrance to Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in the lower paved lot. Vehicles must show a valid state-issued hangtag.
Seating: Accessible seating is located at the top of section A (accessible via the elevator by the concession stand).
EMERGENCIES & EVACUATIONS
In the case of an emergency, please follow the instructions of any game day staff member and public address announcer, proceed to the nearest exit in a calm and safe manner. Guests should use the stairs and ramps as a means of evacuation. Elevators may not be working at the time.
The Ticket Office and stadium gates will open 1 hour prior to kick-off. Media will-call will open 1 hour and 30 mins prior. Credentials can be picked up at the ticket trailer for entry.
Limited first aid supplies are available at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex. Please see an Event Staff member for assistance. For select games, medical personnel will be on site.
LOST & FOUND
Items and reports should be submitted to Event Staff. After the game, remaining lost items will be turned over to UK Police (859) 257-1616.
The UK Team shop will be located on the upper concourse, above the stairs.
Parking is available beginning 3-hours prior to gametime. A limited number of accessible parking spaces will be available near the entrance to Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex.
Parking in all areas surrounding Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fans are encouraged to arrive as early as possible. The following areas will be open for parking:
- College Way West lot, immediately adjacent to Kentucky Proud Park
- Purple Lots by The Bell Complex/John Cropp Stadium
- Kroger Field Blue Lot
- Kroger Field Green Lot
- The Greg Page Lot, between the Arboretum and Commonwealth Drive
Shuttles will be available for the NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament.
Public access to the playing field is strictly prohibited. Violators are subject to arrest and prosecution.
PROHIBITED ITEMS – STRICTLY ENFORCED
Animals (with the exception of service dogs)
Containers (aluminum, glass, etc.)
Large bags (accepted bag size is 12 x 6 x 12)
Smoking & Vaping
All weapons, including firearms, carried either concealed or openly are prohibited items at UK Athletic Facilities per KRS 237.115. Anyone in violation of this will not be granted entrance.
PROHIBITED ITEMS – MUST BE APPROVED BY UK ATHLETICS PRIOR TO BEING CARRIED INTO THE FACILITY.
Approved Banners and Signs May Not Be Affixed to Any Part of the Facility, They May Only Be Held.
One unopened bottle of water
Standard outdoor folding chair – for Berm seating only, not permitted on concourse. Chairs are subject to search and may not be left at the facility.
The throwing of any object is strictly prohibited. Guests identified throwing any objects will be ejected from the game and may be prosecuted.
RAINOUTS, DELAYS & CANCELLATIONS
In the event of impending inclement weather, please follow @NCAASoccer & @UKMensSoccer on twitter to confirm the status of the game.
Restrooms are located on the concourse at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex.
Seating is general admission and offered on a first come, first served basis. Seating is available in the main seating bowl and end zone bleachers. The berm will be used as overflow seating when needed. The first two rows of Section B & D are reserved for home and visiting team player guests.
Post season matches will require a ticket. Tickets are $10 for Adults (19-64), $5 for Youth/Seniors (3-18 & 65+) and children 2 and under will be admitted free. Wildcat Sports Passes, K Fund Sports Passes and UK employee ID’s are not valid for post season matches. UK Students may show their ID outside the gate at the ticket trailer to receive a complimentary ticket paid for by UK Athletics Marketing. For additional information visit https://ukathletics.com/ticketing/other-sports/.
Tobacco products and electronic cigarettes are prohibited on the University of Kentucky campus.
To report a complaint, non-emergent issue or ask a question, please text UKSOCCER to 69050 to begin a conversation with the Event Manager.
For real-time updates regarding game day information, please follow @NCAASoccer & @UKMensSoccer
Umbrellas may be brought into the stadium but may not be opened in the seating areas.
In the case of inclement weather, a decision will be made to postpone or reschedule games. Follow @NCAASoccer & @UKMensSoccer on Twitter for the latest game day updates.