ORLANDO, FL – The Orlando Sports Foundation (OSF) has announced that the Fourth Annual AutoNation Cure Bowl will feature the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (7-6) and Tulane Green Wave (6-6) on December 15, 2018. Kickoff for the in-state “Bayou” battle between teams of the Sun Belt Conference and American Athletic Conference is set for 1:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network. The game will be held at Camping World Stadium in Orlando and tickets (starting at $25) are on sale at CureBowl.com.
The AutoNation Cure Bowl directly supports the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF), which has received $3.55 million in total donations as a result of the first three games organized by the OSF. Local researcher Dr. Annette Khaled at the UCF College Of Medicine was vetted by the BCRF and received $1.1 million from the funds donated. Ticket holders will also have access to the AutoNation Pregame Tailgate and Concert, featuring platinum recording artist Andy Grammer (“Keep Your Head Up”, “Honey I’m Good”). The gates open for the pregame tailgate at 10:30 a.m. with Andy Grammer taking the stage at 11:30 a.m. for a 75-minute set.
“We are excited to welcome the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns and the Tulane Green Wave to the 2018 AutoNation Cure Bowl. We are looking forward to this Bayou Battle coming to Orlando. The last time these two in-state rivals played was an epic four overtime clash.” – Alan Gooch, Executive Director of the AutoNation Cure Bowl
AutoNation Cure Bowl Fast Facts
Founded: May 28, 2008
Title Sponsor: Auto Nation
Kickoff: December 15, 2018 / 1:30 p.m. EST
Stadium: Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida
Playing Surface: Astroturf Gameday 3D
Matchup: Tulane Green Wave (6-6) vs. Louisiana Lafayette Rajin’ Cajuns (7-6)
Television Network: CBS Sports Network
Ticket Prices: $25, $50, Indoor Club (Membership Packages Only)
Bowl Charity Partner
Breast Cancer Research Foundation