Save the Date:
The Rice-University of Houston Bayou Bucket Breakfast, presented by the Bailey Law Firm, to promote the football contest between the two local schools will be 7:30 a.m., Thurs., Sept. 14, at the Bayou City Event Center, 9401 Knight Road, near NRG Stadium. Speaking will be UH coach Major Applewhite and vice president for athletics Hunter Yurachek, as well as Rice coach David Bailiff and athletic director Joe Karlgaard.
Seats are $40 each. Tables will be 10 seats each. Tables will cost $400 (regular), $600 (bronze sponsorship), $1,000 (silver sponsorship), $1,500 (gold sponsorship) and $2,500 (platinum sponsorship). People ordering regular tickets and tables will have to call Neal Farmer at 713-849-9860 with a credit card. You can use the TD Club's PayPal site at touchdownclub.org for bronze, silver, gold and platinum tables.
For questions, please call the TD Club's Neal Farmer, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The gala is sponsored by the Touchdown Club of Houston, which created the Bayou Bucket Trophy in 1972 that is presented to the winning team on the field immediately after the contest.