GMAC Bowl 2008 Fact Sheet
Kickoff Sunday, January 6, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. (CST) / 6:00 p.m. (EST)
Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama
Televised on ESPN
Opponent: Bowling Green State University Falcons
Tulsa will be the home team and wearing blue uniforms
Fan Schedule of Events
• Mardi Gras Parade and Fireworks, Saturday, January 5, at 6:30 p.m. in downtown Mobile, Alabama. Let's make sure our Mobile hosts know that Tulsa's in town. Following the parade and fireworks, "Let the Good Times Bowl" along Mobile Bay for a TU fan celebration (TBA).
• Yellow Tail Tailgate Party, Sunday, January 6, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium from 4:00 - 6:30 p.m. Live entertainment from country music singer Jason Meadows.
• GMAC Bowl on Sunday, January 6 with kick off at 7:00 p.m. at the Ladd-Peebles Stadium. WEAR BLUE!
Purchasing Game Tickets
• $45 per ticket
• Get tickets directly from the TU Athletic Ticket Office at 918.631.4688 (GoTU) or visit www.tulsahurricane.com. Please encourage fans to buy tickets directly through The University of Tulsa, not through the bowl.
• Tickets will be assigned based on a priority points system if ordered by Sunday, December 9 at 5:00 p.m. (CST).
• Tickets may be picked up at the TU Ticket Office starting Thursday, December 13 through Friday, December 21 at 5:30 p.m.
• Tickets will remain on sale to general public until Thursday, January 3, at 5:00 p.m. on-line. Ticket orders received after December 21 will be picked up in Mobile, and the stadium, Tulsa Will Call at GMAC.
• Will Call at the bowl stadium will open two (2) hours prior to scheduled kick-off. Valid photo ID required. TU Will Call will be at Gate (TBA).
TU Student Tickets
• TU Students receive 1 free ticket (with ID).
• TU students may start picking up tickets on Monday, December 10 at 8:30 a.m.
• TU student tickets must be picked up in Tulsa by Friday, December 21, 5:30 p.m., student tickets are subject to availability and a limited number are available, and free student tickets will not be available at the bowl site.
Travel, Hotel and Pregame Packages
• Travel packages vary, please call or visit on-line for more information.
• All fan travel (including TU students) will go through Short's Travel, not TU.
• Call 877.284.8233 (Toll-free).
• Direct Link: www.shortssports.com or visit www.utulsa.edu/alumni and link to Tulsa Bowl Travel
• Registration deadline for travel: (Friday, December 14). Registration deadline for pregame party: (TBA).
• TU Fan Hotel - Radisson Admiral Semmes (downtown).
• TU Fan Party Package (TBA).
Send a Student Alumni and Friends are encouraged to send a student to the game for $45. Call the TU Athletic Ticket Office at 918.631.4688 (GoTU) or visit Short's Travel at www.shortssports.com.