Duke arrives for Walk On’s Independence Bowl

Duke arrives for Walk On's Independence Bowl

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The Duke Blue Devils arrived in Shreveport Saturday afternoon ahead of Thursday’s Walk On’s Independence Bowl game, this is Dukes first time participating in this bowl game, however this is blue devils head coach David Cutcliffe’s fourth independence bowl game appearance.

During his time as a head coach for Ole Miss he led the Rebels to victories in 1998, 1999, and 2002 earning himself a spot into the Independence Bowl hall of honor.

“It’s even gone beyond what it once was and I’m just really thrilled with what’s been happening with the independence bowl throughout the years and we’re just really fortunate and blessed to be here,” said Cutcliffe.

Temple was scheduled to arrive Saturday evening but after multiple delays they pushed their arrival to Sunday.

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