Independence Bowl Announcement Party

KSLA Independence Bowl Announcement

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Walk-On’s and the Independence Bowl hosted the annual team announcement party Monday night. This year’s game features Duke and Temple.

One notable absence ... the Duke football head coach. The team’s flight to Shreveport was canceled due to snow on the east coast.

But Temple’s interim coach Ed Foley says Shreveport is the place to be for bowl season.

“We and our players and Temple University football is going to be absolutely thrilled to come down here and play in this game. Our guys will play anywhere, anytime, anybody...doesn’t matter just want to play football,” said Foley.

Tickets are on sale now. The Independence Bowl kicks off on December 27 at 12:30 p.m.

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