Wednesday, 12 December 2007 10:42
As excitement for Friday’s sold-out FCS National
Championship game between Appalachian State and Delaware heats up, so have some
Some Blue Hens fans discovered the university accidentally sold
tickets reserved for a special charter trip to the game in Chattanooga.
An undetermined number of fans bought a spot in a $775
per-person package tour arranged by Uniglobe Charlie B. Travel. The package
included a flight to Chattanooga and tickets to the Friday game. Fans say the
University of Delaware failed to hold the tickets, forcing Uniglobe to cancel
The package had been highly advertised on local radio. While
the agency has refunded the money, fans still feel they got the shaft.
The Division I-AA championship game between the Hens and the
Mountaineers has been sold out since last weekend.
While some Hens fans may not be attending, Aisling
Broadcasting’s own Jon Freeman and James Jestes will be at the game- bringing
you live coverage of Chattanooga tailgating Friday. Listen to the game on-air
and on-line at goblueridge.net.