Bowl tickets remain on sale through holidays
Dec. 20, 2006
KALAMAZOO--International Bowl tickets are $30 and $15 for Western Michigan University students and can be purchased 24 hours a day through wmubroncos.com until 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3.
Tickets also can be purchased at the Athletic Ticket Office or by calling toll free 888 4-WMU-TIX during ticket office hours. Holiday-week hours for the Athletic Ticket Office are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Dec. 26-28, and 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 29, and Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 2-3.
Tickets offered through the Athletic Ticket Office are discounted compared to public ticket vendors, and all tickets offered through WMU are prime seating in the sideline section reserved for Bronco fans.
Ticket orders for the International Bowl received by Tuesday, Dec. 26, will be mailed to the ticket purchaser. Orders placed after Dec. 26 will be held in "Will Call" for pick up. Will Call tickets can be picked up in the Athletic Ticket Office at Waldo Stadium through Wednesday Jan. 3; in the lobby of the Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto, Jan. 5, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m; and at Gate 6A of Toronto's Rogers Centre beginning at 10:30 a.m. game day, Jan. 6. A photo ID will be required for pick-up.
WMU's football team compiled an overall record of 8-4 this season and was 6-2 in the Mid-American Conference. The Broncos will face the University of Cincinnati from the Big East Conference in the inaugural International Bowl, which will air live on ESPN2 in the United States and TSN in Canada beginning at noon EST Jan. 6. This is the first time a bowl game has been played outside of United States since the 1937 Bacardi Bowl in Havana, Cuba.
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