Oct 29, 2014
Presently there are 31 teams that have reached "conditional" bowl-eligibility status with six or more wins. Seven teams have been eliminated from the postseason, including Idaho (Sun Belt), which is eliminated due to NCAA probation. For our aligned leagues, Conference USA has one team (Marshall) eligible for a bowl while the Mountain West (Colorado State and Boise State) has two with the wins needed for a postseason berth. Louisiana Tech (C-USA), Middle Tennessee (C-USA), Air Force (MW), and Nevada (MW) need one more win to be eligible.
Jul 8, 2014
ESPN and Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX, NYSE) announced today an extension to the multi-year title sponsorship that began with the 2011 Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The entitlement of the Gildan New Mexico Bowl remains part of a collegiate agreement reached by ESPN Events, a subsidiary of ESPN, and Gildan, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, underwear and socks. The ninth annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl will kick off at 12:20 p.m. MST (2:20 p.m. EST) on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 at University Stadium in Albuquerque and will be televised nationally on ESPN.