Oct 15, 2014
After mostly conference games in Week 7, there are a few new analyst predictions for the 2014 Gildan New Mexico Bowl. Two correspondents are seeing the Rice Owls coming out of Conference USA and Wyoming garnered it’s first nod as the Mountain West rep. Louisiana Tech is still the leading selection from C-USA and Utah State is the overwhelming favorite from the MW with eight of the 13 predictions. Phil Steele still thinks that C-USA won’t fill it’s spot, making room for the former Mountain West and Pac-12 member, Utah Utes.
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.