Dec 12, 2011 5:06 PM by UL Sports Information
With only five days left before the 2011 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, Ragin' Cajuns football fans have taken the invitation personally, purchasing almost 18,000 tickets to see the Cajuns take on San Diego State University at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Saturday, December 17.
"Ragin' Cajuns fans have been great," Director of Athletics Scott Farmer said. "They have once again shown their support for this team and the coaches with their desire to be there in person to see this game. "
Less than 500 tickets remain in the UL allotment, and fans are encouraged to get their tickets now to ensure that they will sit with other Ragin' Cajuns fans. To purchase bowl tickets please visit the Cajundome Box Office in person before Thursday at 8 p.m.
Fans that have already purchased tickets can pick them up at the Cajundome Box Office (337-265-2100) at the following times: Monday, Dec. 12 - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 13 - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 14 - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15 - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tickets can also be picked up in New Orleans starting Friday, Dec. 16 at the Ragin' Cajuns Fan Fest sponsored by HOMEBANK from 3-5 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at the New Orleans Marriott (555 Canal St.).
On Saturday, Dec. 17, bowl tickets can be picked up at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome at the UL Will Call Gate located at ‘Gate H' from 5-8 p.m.
For a complete list of events and up to date bowl information make sure to visit Bowl Central.