Tickets for bowl go on sale noon Tuesday; fan charter trip announced

December 4, 2012 | Events, UToday, Alumni
By Paul Helgren

Tickets for the 2012 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl will go on sale at noon Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the UT Athletic Ticket Office in Savage Arena.

The Rockets will play No. 18 Utah State on the blue turf of Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Dec. 15, at 2:30 p.m. Mountain Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time) on ESPN.

Tickets may be purchased in person at the UT Ticket Office, by phone at 419.530.4653 or online at

Ticket office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets will remain on sale at UT through Monday, Dec. 10. After Dec. 10, fans can order tickets through the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl website at or at the gate on game day.

Tickets for the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl purchased through the UT Ticket Office are $50. UT students may purchase up to two tickets at $18 per ticket. UT students must purchase their tickets at the UT Ticket Office located in Savage Arena during office hours. The UT student ticket limit is two $18 tickets per one valid UT student ID. The UT student ticket price of $18 will not be available after noon Monday, Dec. 10, or on game day.

Call the UT Ticket Office at 419.530.4653 for more information about tickets or go to the bowl central link at the official UT Athletics website

UT also is offering a charter trip to the bowl game to take fans to Boise in style, by providing the Official Rocket Bowl Travel Package.

Toledo alumni and fans may book the Official Rocket Bowl Travel Package to fly charter on Thursday, Dec. 13, to Boise for $1,100 per person based on double occupancy ($1,225 on single occupancy) and return after the game Saturday, Dec. 15.

The travel package will include:

• Charter flight;

• Game ticket;

• Two-night hotel stay (double occupancy);

• Alumni pre-game event Saturday, Dec. 15,prior to kickoff;

• Shuttle service;

• Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Mash Bash on the Basque Block Friday, Dec. 14, from 5 to 8 p.m.; and

• Official Famous Idaho Potato Bowl sweatshirt.

To book or for more information, contact the UT Alumni Office at 419.530.2586, 800.235.6766 or

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