Pitt’s bowl game is a little more than a week away and the PR train has started rolling.
First and foremost, if you haven’t read Brian Batko’s excellent piece about the 2008 Sun Bowl, aka the “Worst bowl game in History”, stop what you are doing right now and give a read. It’s literally all anyone is talking about. Also, Paul Zeise was there. He weighs in as well. The halftime show at the game did set the record for the largest YMCA dance ever, so there is that.
Second, if you can’t make it to the Sun Bowl but you do want to support Pitt, you have the opportunity to buy a ticket that will be donated to an Armed Services member in the El Paso area. That service member will get a Pitt T-Shirt and sit in the Pitt Section at the Sun Bowl. If we play well they might even cheer for us! In all seriousness though, given the POV’s deep-rooted interest in supporting service members, I think this is all something we can get behind. I bought two, and it felt great. Here is the donation link. If you’ve never bought tickets through the Pitt Box office (But you have…right?) you’ll have to set up an account which is quick and easy. The link again is: https://t.co/6aSYmaax6Y Continue reading “Sun Bowl Link Clearance and Other Cool Stuff”