Nov. 18, 2010
MAC Championship Game Bus Order Form
The Ohio Bobcat football team is experiencing another great season and is currently 8-3 overall and 6-1 in the MAC. The Bobcats are one game from clinching their second-straight MAC East Championship, and playing in the conference championship game at Ford Field in Detroit on Friday, December 3rd at 7:00 p.m. ET.
The Bobcats can clinch the MAC East title by defeating Kent State on Friday, November 26th (11 a.m. ET, ESPNU), or by virtue of a Miami loss to Temple on Tuesday, November 23rd. Although there is still work to be done to secure a spot in the MAC Championship game, the athletic department wants to make you aware of the options for future planning.
If the Bobcats are fortunate enough to play in the MAC Championship Game, tickets will be on sale for $20, and FREE for Ohio University students. Tickets are now available for pre-order. To pre-order your tickets, please call the Ohio Ticket Athletics Office at 800-575-CATS (2287). All credit cards will be charged on Monday, November 29th, and your card will not be charged if Ohio does not advance to the MAC Championship game. The deadline to order tickets is Wednesday, December 1st at 12:00 p.m. ET.
All tickets will be available for Will Call pickup only on gameday at Ford Field (Gate: TBD). The individual who purchases the tickets must show a valid photo ID on the day of the game to pick up tickets. Tickets will not be available for pickup at the Convocation Center and will not be mailed.
Ohio Bobcat Club members receive first priority for tickets. Seats will be allocated based on Ohio Bobcat Club Priority Points, with those carrying higher point totals in the best seats for the game. Please call the Ohio Bobcat Club at 740-593-1176 for more information.
MAC Championship Game Fan Buses - Pre-order
Ohio Athletics is currently accepting pre-orders for fan buses to the game that will leave Athens on the morning the day of the game. A round-trip spot on the fan bus is $20.00 for fans and $10.00 for current Ohio students. All credit cards will be charged on Monday, November 29th, and cards will not be charged if Ohio does not advance to the MAC Championship. For more information or to reserve your trip, please call 800-575-CATS (2287).
Bobcat Bash - Pre-order
If you are interested in attending the Bobcat Bash, Ohio's pregame party being held inside Ford Field, and presented in conjunction with the Ohio University Alumni Association, click here.
MAC Championship Game and MAC-Affiliated Bowl Games
In addition to the possibility of playing in the MAC Championship game, Ohio can also play in its second consecutive bowl game. The Mid-American Conference has the MAC Championship Game and three affiliated bowl opportunities for conference members:
MAC Championship Game
Friday, December 3rd, at 7:00 PM (EST)
(vs. MAC West Champion)
Little Caesars Pizza Bowl
Sunday, December 26th, at 8:30 PM (EST)
Thursday, January 6, at 8:00 PM (EST)
uDrove Humanitarian Bowl
Saturday, December 18, at 5:30 PM (EST)
The Bobcats may have additional bowl opportunities beyond the MAC-affiliated tie-ins depending on the outcome of games in the next several weeks. We will keep our fans informed about any possible postseason opportunities as the information becomes available.