Tickets to the 2018 Outback Bowl are now on sale through Ticketmaster. They can be purchased through, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or in person at Ticketmaster outlets throughout Florida. The Outback Bowl will kick off at 12:00 PM EST on New Year's Day in Raymond James Stadium matching teams from the SEC vs the Big Ten Conference. A limited number of premium tickets are also available through the bowls Membership program. Teams will be announced on Sunday, December 3rd.

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In addition to the approximately $6.4 million contributed to NCAA member instititutions for educational purposes, this years Outback Bowl Charitable Giving Initiative made contributions totaling $200,000 to thirty-five deserving non-profit organizations in the Tampa Bay community. The organizations were chosen by the bowls Board of Directors and presented checks for either $5,000 or $10,000 to assist in their worthwhile efforts.

Southeastern Conference

  • Alabama Tide
  • Arkansas Razorbacks
  • Auburn Tigers
  • Florida Gators
  • Georgia Bulldogs
  • Kentucky Wildcats
  • LSU Tigers
  • Ole Miss Rebels
  • Mississippi State Bulldogs
  • Missouri Tigers
  • South Carolina Gamecocks
  • Tennessee Volunteers
  • Texas A&M Aggies
  • Vanderbilt Commodores

Big Ten Conference

  • Fighting Illini
  • Indiana Hoosiers
  • Iowa Hawkeyes
  • Maryland Terrapins
  • Micigan Wolverines
  • Michigan State Spartans
  • Minnesota Golden Gophers
  • Nebraska Cornhuskers
  • Northwestern Wildcats
  • Ohio State Buckeyes
  • Penn State Nittany Lions
  • Purdue Boilermakers
  • Rutgers Scarlet Knights
  • Wisconsin Badgers
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