Oct 21, 2014
Ten more teams became eligible for the postseason over the weekend, bringing the total to 16. Miami (OH) joined the list of ineligible teams, falling to 1-7 with four games left. Four teams were already ineligible: Appalachian State (Sun Belt), Georgia Southern (Sun Belt) and Old Dominion (C-USA) are all transitioning to the FBS while Idaho (Sun Belt) is eliminated due to NCAA probation.
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.