Virginia Accepts Invitation to MPC Computers Bowl
Nov. 30, 2004
Charlottesville, Va. – The University of Virginia football team has accepted an invitation to the MPC Computers Bowl at 2 p.m. (EST) on Dec. 27 in Boise, Idaho. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. The Cavaliers’ opponent has not been determined.
This is Virginia’s third consecutive bowl bid. The Cavaliers have won the Continental Tire Bowl the previous two seasons. Overall the Cavaliers are making the 15th bowl appearance in school history and the first in this bowl.
UVa is ranked 18th in the current Associated Press poll and is the highest ranked team to play in the MPC Computers Bowl.
Tickets to the MPC Computers Bowl are currently available online at www.virginiasports.com. Tickets may also be purchased through the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office, beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, (Dec. 1), by calling the ticket office at 1-800-542-8821 or 434-924-8821. Tickets are $50.
Seat assignments will begin at the conclusion of the Dec. 10 sale day.
For UVa students, a special in-person sale will start Thursday, Dec. 9 at 9 a.m. at the ticket office in Bryant Hall, located in the south end of Scott Stadium. Student tickets will be $50 and will require a valid UVa student I.D. at the time of purchase. Students wishing to be seated together should purchase at the same time due to reserved seating.
Fans are encouraged to check the official UVa athletics website www.virginiasports.com for information regarding the bowl, including travel and accommodations.