La.-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns prepare for first bowl appearance in 41 years
All of Acadiana is getting ready to paint New Orleans red.
The Ragin' Cajuns have ten days to get ready for their first bowl game in 41 years.
The team is taking on the San Diego Aztecs from the Mountain West Conference.
Head Coach Mark Hudspeth said he is hoping the Aztecs bring lots of national attention to the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.
"I'm sure they'll travel well. And with the number of tickets we sold, it should be an unbelievable crowd in the superdome," stated Hudspeth.
Over 15,000 bowl game tickets have been sold in Lafayette.
If anyone wants to purchase a ticket, go online to ragincajuns.com  for more information.