“Whoa, Nelly!” The University of St. Thomas football team will play in the NCAA Division III national championship quarterfinals on Saturday, and tickets are on sale today.

The 11-1 Tommies play Linfield College, 11-0, at noon (2 p.m. CST) in McMinnville, Ore. Linfield will handle the presale of game tickets. St. Thomas fans can order tickets by calling  (503) 883-2229 or (503) 883-2421. If the phone lines are busy, leave a message and your call will be returned. Identify yourself as from St. Thomas when ordering tickets. Linfield has reserved 500 tickets for Tommie fans.

More information about ordering tickets is available on the football Web site. Fans not traveling to Oregon can view a videocast from Linfield. More information about Tommie football can be viewed via the team’s home page.