Dec. 5, 2011
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Little Caesars Pizza Bowl has provided Purdue with 5,000 prime seats for the Boilermakers' game against Western Michigan on Dec. 27 at Ford Field in Detroit.
Purdue has 4,100 lower level seats in sections 101, 102, 103, 104 and 105 and 900 club level seats in sections 204, 205 and 206. Click here to see the Ford Field seating chart.
To access these tickets, Purdue fans should order on-line here or by phone (494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT) or in-person during normal business hours (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).
The priority deadline is Sunday, Dec. 11.
There are nearly 200,000 Purdue alumni within a four-hour drive of Detroit. In the 2007 Motor City Bowl, which was renamed the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl in 2009, Purdue and Central Michigan set an attendance record with 60,624 fans. The Boilermakers won that game 51-48.
The John Purdue Club, Purdue Alumni Association and Purdue University have partnered to create an Official Purdue Bowl Tour. For more information, click here or call the Bowl Tour hotline at 888-471-3032.
For fans who cannot attend the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl, consider the following:
~ Donate a ticket. All donated tickets will be distributed to local military members or underprivileged children.
~ Help defray the cost of sending the Purdue "All-American" Marching Band and/or the Reamer Club to the game. Contributions can be made in increments of $20.