Outback Bowl History

The Outback Bowl, originally known as the Hall of Fame Bowl, has celebrated twenty seven years in Tampa. Over the years Tampa Bay area fans have seen some great matchups. Here's a brief look back at the history of this great New Year's Day tradition.

Year by Year Game Summaries
January 1, 2014Iowa 14 LSU 21
January 1, 2013South Carolina 33 Michigan 28
January 2, 2012Michigan State 33 Georgia 30 (3OT)
January 1, 2011Florida 37 Penn State 24
January 1, 2010Northwestern 35 Auburn 38 (OT)
January 1, 2009Iowa 31 South Carolina 10
January 1, 2008Tennessee 21 Wisconsin 17
January 1, 2007Penn State 20 Tennessee 10
January 2, 2006Florida 31 Iowa 24
January 1, 2005Georgia 24 Wisconsin 21
January 1, 2004Iowa 37 Florida 17
January 1, 2003Michigan 38 Florida 30
January 1, 2002South Carolina 31 Ohio State 28
January 1, 2001South Carolina 24 Ohio State 7
January 1, 2000Georgia 28 Purdue 25 (OT)
January 1, 1999Penn State 26 Kentucky 14
January 1, 1998Georgia 33 Wisconsin 6
January 1, 1997Alabama 17 Michigan 14
January 1, 1996Penn State 43 Auburn 14
January 2, 1995Wisconsin 34 Duke 20
January 1, 1994Michigan 42 NC State 7
January 1, 1993Tennessee 38 Boston College 23
January 1, 1992Syracuse 24 Ohio State 17
January 1, 1991Clemson 30 Illinois 0
January 1, 1990Auburn 31 Ohio State 14
January 2, 1989Syracuse 23 LSU 10
January 2, 1988Michigan 28 Alabama 24
December 23, 1986Boston College 27 Georgia 24

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