Dec 7, 2016
The Gildan New Mexico Bowl welcomed members of its Executive Board, sponsors and media members to the annual Intralot Team Announcement Lucheon, hosted by the Canyon Club this afternoon. University of New Mexico Vice President for Athletics Paul Krebs, Lobos head coach Bob Davie, UTSA Associate Vice President/Director of Athletics Lynn Hickey, and Roadrunners head coach Frank Wilson all spoke about their excitement and what it means to them to be in the 11th annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
Dec 4, 2016
The field is set for the 11th annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl with the UTSA Roadrunners and the New Mexico Lobos accepting invitations offered today. The game, slated for Saturday, Dec. 17 at Noon MT/2 p.m. ET, pits the Conference USA member against the Mountain West member, in the first FBS bowl game of the season on ESPN and ESPN Radio.
Nov 29, 2016
The first bowl game is set as the Popeyes Bahamas Bowl announced on Monday that Conference USA’s Old Dominion and the MAC’s Eastern Michigan will play in the Dec. 23 game. That means of the 80 bowl spots, three have been claimed with BYU accepting an invitation to the San Diego Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl after the Cougars picked up their sixth win in week 11. There are 75 bowl eligible programs after week 13 and three that could still get eligible. There are 50 teams that have been eliminated but at least two 5-7 teams will be selected to play in a bowl based on their APR ranking.