LSU distributes 37,000 tickets for Oregon game in Dallas
Published: Monday, May 16, 2011, 11:50 AM Updated: Monday, May 16, 2011, 11:56 AM
By Michael DeMocker / The Times-Picyaune
LSU announced Monday morning that it has distributed 37,000 tickets for the season-opening game against Oregon in the Cowboys Classic on Sept. 3 in Arlington, Texas.
Thousands of LSU fans will be attending the Tigers' season-opening game against Oregon in Dallas. That's the most tickets LSU has ever distributed for a regular season away game. The previous high mark was 31,000 sold for the Tulane game in New Orleans in 2007.
"We have never seen this type of demand for a regular season game," Broussard said in a news release issued by the school. "There is obviously a great deal of excitement surrounding this game and it's a tribute our passionate fan base that we were able to sale our entire allotment