Tulsa to depart for GMAC Bowl

Monday, December 31st 2007, 1:18 am
By: News 9

Associated Press

Tulsa will wrap up four days of practice on Monday when the Golden Hurricane departs for the GMAC Bowl.

Coach Todd Graham says Tulsa has been on the practice field since Thursday preparing for the Jan. 6 matchup with Bowling Green. TU will get one more practice session tomorrow before traveling to Mobile, Ala.

Graham says the team's had a really good month of preparation. He says coaches spent a lot of time with players before Christmas, almost like a second spring training.

The Golden Hurricane looks to become only the sixth team in school history to win 10 games in a single season. Other 10 wins seasons for Tulsa came in 1916, 1920, 1942, 1982 and 1991.

Tulsa is scheduled to leave campus Monday morning, arriving in Mobile at 1:45 p.m.