AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State football (7-5, 5-4 Big 12) is going bowling for the third-straight season and for the 15th time in school history, accepting an invitation to play in the 2019 Camping World Bowl in Orlando, Fla.
The Cyclones will face No. 14 Notre Dame (10-2) on Saturday, Dec. 28 at 11 a.m. CT. ABC will broadcast the game.
It marks the second time in school history Iowa State has made bowl games in three consecutive seasons (2000-02).
Iowa State finished the regular season with a 7-5 record and a 5-4 mark in Big 12 play to tie for third in the conference. Since 1959, it marks just the fifth time Iowa State placed third or better in the conference standings.
Iowa State appeared in the College Football Playoff rankings for the third-straight season and produced historic numbers on offense, breaking school season records in points scored (409), touchdowns (53), total offense (5,504) and passing yards (3,820).
The Cyclones are ranked in the top-30 nationally in scoring offense (34.1) and total offense (458.7), both averages on pace to set school season mark set in 1976.
Attendance at MidAmerican Energy Field at Jack Trice Stadium was unprecedented in the history of the program. Iowa State tied its school record for sell-outs in a season (3) and shattered its home season attendance mark by averaging 59,794 fans per game.
It will be Iowa State’s first appearance in the Camping World Bowl.
Iowa State has an all-time record of 4-10 in bowl games. Fourth-year head coach Matt Campbell is 1-1 in bowl games at Iowa State, defeating No. 19 Memphis (21-20) in the 2017 Liberty Bowl and falling to No. 12 Washington State (28-26) in the 2018 Alamo Bowl.
Bowl Ticket Ordering Information for Camping World Bowl
Tickets for the 2019 Camping World Bowl taking place in Orlando, FL on Saturday, December 28th at 11:00 AM CT cost $79-$190.
CYCLONE CLUB MEMBERS
Ticket orders can be placed either:
• Online (ticket are available to order now online) (Click here) – login to your My Cyclone Athletics Account to ensure your Cyclone Club priority is honored. If you are having issues logging into your account, call the Athletics Ticket Office on Monday, Dec. 9 from 9am-5pm)
• By phone beginning Monday, Dec. 9 at 9 a.m. through the Iowa State Athletics Ticket Office (toll-free at 1-888-478-2925 or locally at 515-294-1816); or
• In person at the Iowa State Athletics Ticket Office, 1800 S. Fourth Street, Ames. Ticket Office hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 9 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Dec. 10.
Seat locations for bowl tickets will NOT be determined at the time of purchase; locations will be allocated based upon Cyclone Club membership level and priority within that level. The deadline to place bowl ticket orders and ensure priority seating based upon your membership level is Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 5 p.m.
Priority seating limits will be applied at the following tickets levels per account: Directors Level (12 tickets), Victory Level (8 tickets), Captains Level (6 tickets), Gold Level (4 tickets) and Cardinal, States and Century Levels (4 tickets). Any additional tickets ordered by Cyclone Club members above their respective priority seating limit will be allocated in the best available locations based on availability.
All Cyclone Club donors and season ticketholders who purchase their bowl tickets through Iowa State’s bowl ticket allotment will receive 20 bonus Cyclone Club priority points for 2020.
NON-DONORS and GENERAL PUBLIC
Season ticket holders who are not Cyclone Club members and the general public can also purchase their bowl tickets online, via phone or in-person at the athletics ticket office. Seat locations for those tickets will be determined after all Cyclone Club priority orders are filled. Click here to order tickets online.
ADDITIONAL TICKET INFORMATION
Credit cards will NOT be charged for the payment of tickets at the time of order. The credit card provided will be charged for the price of the tickets available and fee total on or before Wednesday, Dec. 16. All tickets are based on availability. Placing a ticket order does not guarantee ticket fulfillment. Ticket quantities are limited and your tickets may be placed in the next available price range, based on availability. If your order cannot be fulfilled your credit card will not be charged and you will be notified on or before Dec. 16.
Multiple delivery options available. Fans may manage tickets within their “My Cyclone Athletics Account” and and conveniently view them on a mobile device by choosing the “Mobile” delivery option (only mobile tickets will be available for this option. Tickets will NOT be available to print on a home printer) . If you choose the “UPS” option your tickets will be sent via UPS and will be delivered by Friday, Dec. 20.Tickets cannot be sent to a P.O. Box, so a street address is required when placing orders.
OFFICIAL TRAVEL PACKAGE INFO
Iowa State University will be offering just one official university bowl travel package through Anthony Travel.
So whether you are a member of the ISU Alumni Association, Cyclone Club, Cyclone Gridiron Club, ISU Letterwinners Club, or a fan of the Cyclones, click here to purchase your travel package now.