Bowl season has already
begun and the University of Arizona football team is heading to Louisiana this
morning for their bowl game.
The Advo-Care V-100 Bowl, was
also known as the Independence Bowl, is set for New Year's Eve in Shreveport,
with the U of A Wildcats taking on the Boston College Eagles in an ACC – Pac12
battle. Both teams have identical
regular season records, 7 – 5; but it is also a battle of the running backs. Senior
Andre Williams from Boston College has more than 2,000 rushing yards on the
season and 17 touchdowns.
While Wildcat Junior
Kadeem Carey has more than 1,700 rushing yards and 17 touchdowns of his
own. The Eagles are looking to get their
first bowl win in six year, while the Wildcats try and make it two straight
Game time for the
Advo-Care V-100 Bowl is 10:30 a.m. Arizona time.
For those planning to go
to the game, or even thinking about it – here are a few things to remember –
There are still tickets
left, they range in price from $25 to $47; it is a 16 hour drive to get to the
stadium from Tucson, or a four hour flight.
Here on campus bowl fever
is running high, the U of A Bookstore and the McKale Center are selling U of A