Media Interview & Event Schedule
Media Relations Contacts
John Sudsbury, 504-828-2440, Cell 504-427-7076, johns@sugarbowl.org
Melissa Stoltz, 504-828-2440, melissas@sugarbowl.org

Media Headquarters

New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
859 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130

2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl Credential Pick-up at Media Hotel - TENTATIVE
Fleur De Lis Room
Sunday, Dec. 27, 3-6 p.m.
Dec. 28-31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Jan. 1 (Game Day), 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Credentials Will be Available at the Superdome from 3 p.m. to Halftime on Game Day.



Tentative Media Schedule for 2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl

Saturday, December 26

Oklahoma State Welcome, 11:30 a.m.
Location: Louis Armstrong International Airport (Due to TSA regulations, all attending media must: RSVP that they plan to cover, arrive one-hour before team arrival, and have government-issued photo ID).
Availability: Head Coach at podium. Two players available for one-on-ones.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center. Times could change due to flight schedules.

       Mult box for sound; no video feed; use own cameras.

Ole Miss Welcome, 7:15 p.m.
Location: Contact Sugar Bowl media relations.
Availability: Head Coach at podium. Two players available for one-on-ones.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center. Times could change due to travel schedules.

       Mult box for sound; no video feed; use own cameras.



Sunday, December 27, 2015
Oklahoma State Practice/Availability, TBA
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Ole Miss Practice/Availability, 2:15-4:30 p.m.
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.



Monday, December 28, 2015
Ole Miss Defense Press Conference, 9:30 a.m.
Offensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Oklahoma State Defense Press Conference, TBA
Defensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.



Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Ole Miss Offense Press Conference, 9:30 a.m.
Defensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Allstate Sugar Bowl Press Conference, 10:30 a.m.
Representatives from the Allstate Sugar Bowl and Extra Yard for Teachers will make a special announcement. After the main announcement, representatives will be available for one-on-one interviews.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Oklahoma State Offense Press Conference, TBA

Offensive Coordinator and five players.
        Electronic media uses own cameras for video, mult boxes for audio.

Oklahoma State Hospital Visit, 3:30 p.m.
Availability: Photo Opportunity Only
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.



Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Ole Miss Hospital Visit, 9:45 a.m.

Availability: Photo Opportunity Only
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Sugar Bowl Second-Line Parade, 11:15 a.m.
Location: Pat O'Brien's, 732 St. Peter St.
Availability: Photo Opportunity Only
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Oklahoma State Practice/Availability, TBA

Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes. Interviews with selected players after practice. NO MULT BOX OR DISTRIBUTION.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.

Ole Miss Practice/Availability, 2:15-4:30 p.m.
Availability: Cameras for 15 minutes. Interviews with selected players after practice. NO MULT BOX OR DISTRIBUTION.
Shuttle departs Marriott at the Convention Center.


Allstate Fan Fest, 12-8 p.m.

418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Media Party, 8-11 p.m.
Shuttle buses will leave hotel at 7:45, 8, 8:15 and 8:30 p.m.; will leave party at 10, 10:30, 11, and 11:30 p.m.



Thursday, December 31, 2015
Oklahoma State Head Coach Press Conference, 8:30 a.m.
          Electronic media takes coach audio/video feed from distribution area.

Photo Opportunity, 8:45 a.m.-9 a.m.
Head Coaches, Allstate Sugar Bowl and Allstate Insurance Representatives
          ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS USE THEIR OWN CAMERAS FOR THIS SHOT.

Ole Miss Head Coach Press Conference, 9 a.m.
        Electronic media takes coach audio/video feed from distribution area.

Allstate Fan Fest, 12-6 p.m.
418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Oklahoma State Pep Rally, 1:30 p.m.
Allstate Fan Fest, 418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Allstate Sugar Bowl New Year's Eve Parade, 3:30-5 p.m.

Mardi Gras-style parade begins at Elysian Fields & Decatur, proceeds down Decatur Street, past Jackson Square and the Allstate Fan Fest, wrapping up at Canal Street.
Availability: Photo/Video Opportunity Only
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event.

Ole Miss Pep Rally, 5:15 p.m.
Allstate Fan Fest, 418 North Peters Street in the French Quarter, adjacent to Jax Brewery.
There will NOT be media shuttles to this event. 




Friday, January 1, 2016
Pregame Media Meal: 3:30 - 7:30 p.m.

West Bunker Suite, First Floor, Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Buses will leave for Superdome in 15 minute intervals beginning at 2p.m. until 8 p.m.; buses will return to hotel in 15 minute intervals until 2:30 a.m.

2016 ALLSTATE SUGAR BOWL CLASSIC, 7:30 p.m.
Mercedes-Benz Superdome 

 

12/17/15


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