The University of Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns football team are headed to their first college football bowl in some time.

When the Ragin’ Cajuns take the field for the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, it will be the first postseason contest for Louisiana-Lafayette as an FBS member, and it will be only the third bowl game at any level in school history.

When are they playing this weekend and what time are they playing?

New Orleans Bowl

The Ragin’s Cajuns of the University of Louisiana Lafayette will take on the San Diego State Aztecs this Saturday night, Dec. 17th in the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

Kickoff is at 8 p.m. and will be televised nationally on ESPN.

Not going to be by a TV for the game?  Don’t worry — we got you covered here on Cajun Radio.  We will air the game starting at 6 p.m. with the pre-game show.  You can listen on 1470 or 1290 AM or just LISTEN LIVE HERE.  For iPhone or Android cell phone users, download Radiopup to your iTunes or App market and listen for free on your cell phone!

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Going to the game?

Here are a few things the Ragin’ Cajun fans are encouraged to check out on the day of the game!

There are several events leading up to kickoff on Saturday, Dec. 17 including Pre-Game Tailgating at Rouse’s on Barrone Street from 1-5 p.m.

Starting at 2:30 p.m. the Ragin’ Cajuns Athletic Foundation will host the RCAF Tailgate Party sponsored by Iberia Bank in the St. Charles Room at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Admission is free to all RCAF 2011 Annual Fund donors and $10.00 for all others.

At 4 p.m., the UL Alumni Association will host a Ragin’ Cajuns Alumni Pre-Game Bash in Club 44 located off of Champions Square.


The R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Tailgate Party at Champions Square caps off the festivities on game day starting at 5:30 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m. Fans will have a chance to get ready for the big game with great entertainment, food and beverage.

Doors open for the New Orleans Bowl at 6:30 p.m. with kick off slated for 8 p.m. in the Mercedes Superdome.

Here is the Ragin’ Cajun Fight Song to get you geared up for the game!


So get ready die-hard Cajun fans, because you have been waiting for this for a long time and now the time has come.  Geaux Cajuns!

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