Mike Lantry, 1972
It is that time a year again.
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The athletic department has sent out an email detailing ticket information for the Sugar Bowl.
Students: up to 8 tickets can be purchased for $97 a piece on mgoblue.com/tickets starting Monday, December 5 at 8:30 am on a first-come first-served basis.
General Public: $125 (Terrace), $145 (Plaza), $155 (Premium Terrace), $175 (Mezzanine Endzone) or $185 (Club) also on mgoblue.com/tickets
Deadline for ordering is Thursday, December 8th at 5pm. All information can be found here: http://www.mgoblue.com/tickets/fbl-bowl-tickets.html?hq_e=el&hq_m=234750&hq_l=2&hq_v=a58e077bf2
Edit: Here is the seating chart for the superdome. Appears that the blue area is either $125 or $155 depending on location. Red area $145. Yellow area endzone $145 or $175 sideline. That's at least my best guess, although it doesn't make that much sense.
Anyone know of flight specials? hotel specials? For the football game being played in New Orleans.
Weeeellllll, I thought I would put together some stats on Virginia Tech, our Sugar Bowl opponent. I'm confident in my MGoBrethren to come up with better scouting topics, but here are some numbers compiled from the internet.
Rushing Offense: 188.69 (31)
Passing Offense: 227.08 (66)
Total Offense: 415.77 (38)
Scoring Offense: 28.54 (55)
Third Down Efficiency: 46.32% (23)
Red Zone Offense: 75% (101)
Sacks Allowed: 15 (23)
Rushing Defense: 107.77 (17)
Passing Defense: 206.15 (41)
Total Defense: 313.92 (12)
Scoring Defense: 17.23 (8)
Third Down Efficiency: 32.4% (10)
Red Zone Defense: 68% (3)
Sacks: 38 (11)
Penalties per Game: 5.77 (58)
Fumbles Lost: 7 (15)
Fumbles Recovered: 7 (91)
Passes Intercepted: 15 (19)
Interceptions Thrown: 9 (35)
Turnover Margin: .46/game (29)
Net Punting: 33.58 (108)
Punt Return Yardage Defense: 4.12 (9)
Kickoff Return Yardage: 19.77 (98)
Kickoff Return Yardage Defense: 21.9 (67)
Via his Twitter. Glad to see a former player, move on to play on a Division 1 team. Good luck to him.