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 Countdown to 2011 Belk Bowl


Date: Tuesday, Dec. 27
Kickoff: 8 p.m. ET
Site: Bank of America Stadium (73,778)
Radio: Louisville Sports Radio Network
Series Record: Louisville leads all-time series, 3-0
Game History | MVP Award

Louisville Cardinals (7-5, 5-2 BIG EAST)
Roster | Statistics | Schedule

NC State Wolfpack (7-5, 4-4 ACC)
Roster | Statistics | Schedule

Louisville has been designated as the visiting team in the bowl game and will wear white jerseys with white pants. The Cardinals' bench will be located on the west side of the stadium.


Ticket Allotment: 12,500 tickets
Louisville Seating Sections: 101-105, 126-129, 134-140, 336-340, 348-351, 252-256, 543-548
Louisville Band Section: 101

Ticket Information | Order Tickets | Seating Chart

Will Call: Louisville will-call tickets will be located outside of the South Gate on Morehead Street and will be open at 6 p.m. for distribution.


The Belk Bowl is played in the state-of-the art Bank of America Stadium, home of the NFL Carolina Panthers. Located in Uptown Charlotte, this 73,778 seat, open-air, natural grass stadium sits on a 33-acre site.

Stadium Info | Seating Map | Stadium Tours
Accessibility | Game Day Policies |
Tailgating | Directions

Parking Information
30,000 spaces located within five blocks, fees may vary.

More Parking Information | Interactive Parking Maps
ADA Parking Information | RV Parking Locations



Just another ‘Day in the Life of Charlotte’ … Mind-blowing museums, adrenaline-rushing adventures, kid-friendly coasters, and much more are captivating visitors these days. No matter where you go in Charlotte, you’ll find a lot to your liking … not to mention plenty of Southern comforts and urban excitement along the way.

Drive Time (from Louisville): 7 hours, 56 minutes
Travel Distance (from Louisville): 475 miles

ALTOUR Sports Travel
Motorcoach Bowl Travel Package

RV Parking Locations | Flights to Charlotte
Louisville Fan Hotel | Louisville Headquarters Hotel
Other Official Fan Hotels

Official Louisville Fan Hotel
Omni Charlotte Hotel
132 East Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
(800) THE-OMNI

Louisville Headquarters Hotel
Hilton Charlotte Center City
222 East Third Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
(877) 667-7213


Calling all Cardinal fans! Join in all the Belk Bowl and Charlotte hospitality during the Holiday Season. Make plans to cheer on the Cardinals in the Battle of the Bands, visit the EpiCentre within walking distance of the stadium, and don’t miss the Louisville fan party and pep rally!

Belk Bowl Events | Charlotte's Got A Lot
Maps | Attractions


2010 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl Champions
2007 Orange Bowl Champions
2006 Gator Bowl
2004 Liberty Bowl Champions
2003 GMAC Bowl Champions
2002 GMAC Bowl
2001 Liberty Bowl Champions
2000 Liberty Bowl
1999 Humanitarian Bowl
1998 Motor City Bowl
1993 Liberty Bowl Champions
1991 Fiesta Bowl Champions
1977 Independence Bowl
1970 Pasadena Bowl
1958 Sun Bowl Champions