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Mountaineers headed to the Russell Athletic Bowl, travel package available to alumni and fans

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Alumni and fans of West Virginia University are invited to travel to sunny Orlando, Florida to watch the Mountaineers face the Miami Hurricanes in the 2016 Russell Athletic Bowl.

PrimeSport, in partnership with the WVU Alumni AssociationWVU Athletic Department and Mountaineer Athletic Club will offer a deluxe two-night package at the Renaissance Orlando Sea World (6677 Sea Harbor Dr, Orlando, FL 32821; check in Tuesday, Dec. 27, check out Thursday Dec. 29). Additional night stays are also available.

The package includes admission to the official pre-game tailgate and a roundtrip, deluxe motor coach game day shuttle from the Hilton Orlando to Camping World Stadium. All taxes and gratuities, as well as a commemorative name badge, souvenir lanyard and ticket holder are also included. PrimeSport will host a hospitality table in the hotel for guest assistance. The trip will be fully escorted by PrimeSport and WVU Alumni Association staff.

Alumni and fans interested in purchasing this special travel package can contact PrimeSport at 888.373.5067 or visit

For those purchasing the travel package, game tickets may be added upon registering. Tickets also are available at or by calling the WVU Ticket Office at 1.800.WVU.GAME.

The times and locations for WVU fan events will be announced once details are finalized.

Kickoff for the Russell Athletic Bowl is December 28, at 5:30 p.m. The game is being televised by ESPN.

For more information about the WVU Alumni Association, visit



CONTACT: Allyson Cannon, Director of Communications and Marketing,
WVU Alumni Association

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