Cincinnati Mayor in New Orleans to support Bearcats

Posted by Christi Reynard email

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX19) - Cincinnati Mayor Mark Mallory has joined thousands of people from the Tri-State in New Orleans to support the University of Cincinnati Bearcats in their bid to win the Sugar Bowl.

Mayor Mallory is a University of Cincinnati graduate.

"New Orleans has been overrun by UC fans.  Everywhere you look, you see red and black.  Bearcat fans are excited about cheering the team to victory," Mayor Mark Mallory said.  "I've spoken to some of the players and let them know that I am proud of their great season and that the whole city will be behind them tomorrow night."

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