Lamar University football fans who can’t wait for the Sept. 8 home opener against Prairie View A&M now have an easy way to attend the Sept. 1 opener at Louisiana-Lafayette.

The Lamar athletic department is organizing an excursion to the game. The bus will depart the Montagne Center at noon that day, arriving in time for a 3 p.m. tailgate party. The bus will return to Lamar at the conclusion of the 6 p.m. game.

The cost of $50 per person includes transportation, game ticket, lunch, snacks and drinks on the bus

For more information, or to make reservations, call Peggy Frazier at (409) 880-2319, or email her at

Season tickets, flex packs and single-game tickets for Lamar home games are available by calling (409) 880-1715, or logging on to

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