Category Archives: Bowl Games

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    Russell Athletic new sponsor for Orlando Bowl Game

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    Russell Athletic BowlRussell Athletic is the new title sponsor for one of the two Orlando bowl games, Russell Athletic and Florida Citrus Sports announced today.

    Russell Athletic replaces Champs Sports as the title sponsor of the game. Champs Sports has been the sponsor since 2004. Prior to that, the bowl game was sponsored by Blockbuster (1990-93), Carquest (1994-97), MicronPC (1998-00) and Mazda (2002-03). Read Full Story »

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    SEC to add Independence Bowl for 2012 and 2013 Seasons

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    AdvoCare V100 Independence BowlThe SEC is set to add the AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl as a tie-in for the 2012 and 2013 seasons. The official announcement, which could come as early as today, would give the SEC a record 10 bowl tie-ins.

    The SEC would replace the Mountain West, which opted to take a spot in the Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas. The MWC made that move after BYU signed agreements to play in the 2012 Poinsettia Bowl and the 2013 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl. Read Full Story »

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    SEC, Big 12 Champions to meet in New Year’s Day Bowl Game

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    Big-12, SEC create bowl gameThe SEC and the Big 12 have announced a partnership that will pit their conference champions against each other in a New Year’s Day bowl game.

    The agreement between the two conferences is for five years and begins following the 2014 football season (Jan. 1, 2015). The host site, TV partner and name of the bowl game will be announced at a later date. For now, the game has the working title “Champions Bowl.” Read Full Story »

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    BCS proposes four college football playoff models

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    BCSBowl Championship Series officials have narrowed their discussions for a college football playoff to four options, USA TODAY has reported.

    Among the scenarios is a controversial “four teams plus” format. Under that proposal, the field would contain six teams and would preserve the traditional Big Ten vs. Pac-12 match-up in the Rose Bowl. Read Full Story »

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    Alabama Crimson Tide 2012 BCS National Champions T-Shirts & Fan Gear

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    The Alabama Crimson Tide beat the LSU Tigers 21-0 to win the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game. Our Football Fan Shop now has Alabama champions gear in stock.

    There are over 350 Alabama National Champions items in stock, including short and long-sleeve t-shirts, hats, hoodies, ladies wear and more. Read Full Story »

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    Alabama Crimson Tide win 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game

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    Alabama Crimson TideThe Alabama Crimson Tide are the 2012 BCS National Champions after their 21-0 win over the LSU Tigers. It was the first shutout ever in a BCS game.

    Jeremy Shelley kicked five field goals for the Tide and Trent Richardson scored the lone touchdown in the game on a 34-yard run late in the fourth quarter. Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron, the offensive MVP, completed 23 of 34 passes for 234 yards. Read Full Story »

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    Alabama, LSU set to face off in 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game

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    2012 BCS National Championship GameThe Alabama Crimson Tide are set to face the LSU Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game tonight at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The game will be televised by ESPN and ESPN3 at 8:30 p.m. ET.

    LSU (13-0, 8-0 SEC) is the number one ranked team in the country in the BCS Rankings, AP Poll and ESPN/USA Today Poll. Alabama (11-1, 7-1 SEC) is ranked second in all three polls and held off Oklahoma State for the spot in the title game. Read Full Story »

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    2011-12 College Football Bowl Schedule Update

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    BCSIt’s January 1, 2012 and 23 of the 35 bowl games have been completed. Due to New Year’s Day falling on a Sunday, there will be no college football games today.

    The first game on Monday is the TicketCity Bowl featuring Houston vs. Penn State at 12:00 p.m. ET on ESPNU. Listed below is the schedule of the remaining bowl games (all times EST; 2011-12 Bowl Schedule): Read Full Story »

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    2012 BCS National Championship Game Tickets – Alabama vs. LSU

    By Kevin Kelley -

    2012 BCS National Championship GameThe 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game is set with the Alabama Crimson Tide facing the LSU Tigers. Tickets for the BCS National Championship are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana on Monday, January 9, 2012 (8:30 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    Earlier this season, LSU defeated Alabama 9-6 in overtime in Tuscaloosa. Although the Crimson Tide lead the overall series 45-25-5, the Tigers have won seven of the last ten meetings. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Rose Bowl Game Tickets – Oregon vs. Wisconsin

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    Rose Bowl GameThe 2012 Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio features the Oregon Ducks against the Wisconsin Badgers. Tickets for the Rose Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on Monday, January 2, 2012 (5:00 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    The Badgers lead the overall series against the Ducks 3-1. In their last meeting in 2001, Oregon won 31-28 in Eugene. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Tickets – Oklahoma State vs. Stanford

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    Fiesta BowlThe 2012 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl features the Oklahoma State Cowboys against the Stanford Cardinal. Tickets for the Fiesta Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona on Monday, January 2, 2012 (8:30 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be the first ever meeting between Oklahoma State of the Big 12 and Stanford of the Pac-12. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl Tickets – Michigan vs. Virginia Tech

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    Sugar BowlThe 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl game features the Michigan Wolverines against the Virginia Tech Hokies. Tickets for the Sugar Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 (8:30 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be the first ever meeting between Michigan of the Big Ten and Virginia Tech of the ACC. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Discover Orange Bowl Tickets – Clemson vs. West Virginia

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    2011 Discover Orange BowlThe 2012 Discover Orange Bowl game features the Clemson Tigers facing the West Virginia Mountaineers. Tickets for the Orange Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 (8:00 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be only the second meeting between Clemson of the ACC and West Virginia of the Big East. The Tigers beat the Mountaineers 27-7 in the 1989 Gator Bowl. Read Full Story »

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    Printable 2011-12 College Football Bowl Schedule

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    BCSWe have posted the 2011-12 printable College Football Bowl Schedule. The schedule features the complete list of bowl games with teams, date, time and TV.

    Print it off and stick it to your cubicle wall or carry it around in your pocket. The schedule is in PDF format, so it can also be viewed and saved on many smartphones (iPhone, Android, etc.) and the iPad. Read Full Story »

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    2011-12 College Football Bowl Schedule & Tickets

    By Kevin Kelley -

    BCSThe 2011-12 college football bowl schedule is set. The bowl season begins on December 17, 2011 with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl, which features Temple vs. Wyoming.

    The 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game on January 9 features the Alabama Crimson Tide against the LSU Tigers. LSU (13-0, 8-0 SEC) finished first in the final BCS Rankings with Alabama (11-1, 7-1 SEC) coming in second. Read Full Story »