R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Announces Date For 17th Annual Game
NEW ORLEANS – R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl officials and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation confirmed the 2017 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl will kick off on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 12:00 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPN and broadcast on ESPN Radio. Celebrating its 17th anniversary, the New Orleans Bowl will host teams from the Sun Belt Conference and Conference USA at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
“The R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Committee, staff and volunteers are excited to once again be a part of the special tradition of college bowl season,” said R+L Carriers Bowl Executive Director Billy Ferrante. “We are looking forward to celebrating the accomplishments of both schools, alongside their alumni, students and fans this December.”
Priority membership seats are currently available through the New Orleans Bowl office at (504) 525-5678 with details on the bowl website.
All other general tickets will go on sale to the public in early September through Ticketmaster.
In its 17th year, the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl and its affiliated events continue to grow and create significant impact in the Greater New Orleans region, generating an estimated economic impact in excess of $20 million annually, reps said.
R+L Carriers is a Global freight shipping company based in the United States. With nearly 50 years of service, R+L Carriers, Inc. serves the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Dominican Republic with LTL, truckload, business critical, logistics and more.