Twenty-four Outback Bowl Alumni Selected in 2015 NFL Draft

Fans watching the Outback Bowl get to see some of the best college football talent and that point continues to be proven each spring by NFL teams as twenty-four players who have played in the New Year's Day game during their college careers were selected in the 2015 NFL draft. read more
May 7, 2015

FBA Annual Meeting Celebrates Post Season Football

The annual meeting of the Football Bowl Association (FBA) celebrated a record setting year of payouts, honored an individual for his career long contribution to post-season football and brought together representatives of the 39 college football bowl games. Attendees included conference and television partners, sponsors and vendors.The meeting was read more
April 17, 2015

Outback Bowl Unveils 30th Anniversary Logo

Tampa, FL - Outback Bowl officials today unveiled a commemorative logo that will be used over the next ten months as the popular college football bowl celebrates its 30th Anniversary game in Tampa. The New Year's Day Bowl matches teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference. It read more
February 26, 2015

Outback Bowl Delivers Record Viewership for ESPN2 Network

The 29th edition of the Outback Bowl not only produced yet another thrilling college football game, but the highest rating and most viewers of any program in ESPN2 history, bowl officials announced today. The New Year's Day game featured 17th ranked Wisconsin surviving No. 19 Auburn 34-31 in overtime read more
January 7, 2015

Box Score - January 1, 2015

Game SummaryBox ScoreTeam1st2nd3rd4thOTTotalAuburn Tigers77314 0 31Wisconsin Badgers701410334 Scoring Summary FIRST QUARTERAUBWISTDJoel Stave passed to Corey Clement down the middle for 7 yard gain (Rafael Gaglianone read more
January 1, 2015

Game Summary - January 1, 2015

Game SummaryBox ScoreTeam1st2nd3rd4thOTTotalAuburn Tigers77314 0 31Wisconsin Badgers701410334TAMPA, Fla. -- Wisconsin hoisted Barry Alvarez into the air for one more victory ride.The school's career victory leader called it quits -- again -- after the 18th-ranked Badgers read more
January 1, 2015

Wisconsin Post Game Quotes

2015 Wisconsin Outback Bowl Postgame Player QuotesQB Joel Stave On the Auburn defense:"They did a really good job making it tough for us, but we were able to hit some big plays down the stretch." On being able to hand the ball off to a player like Melvin Gordon:"He's a read more
January 1, 2015

Auburn Post Game Quotes

2015 Auburn Outback Bowl Postgame Player QuotesDL Ben BradleyOn what kind of challenge Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon presented:"He's a real good back, but we knew that by watching film. He just keeps his motor running. That's the challenge he gave to us"On what makes Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon a challenge:"They read more
January 1, 2015

MVP Melvin Gordon Post Game Quotes

OUTBACK BOWL POST GAME NEWS CONFERENCEThursday, January 1, 2015OUTBACK BOWL MVP MELVIN GORDONOn whether he thought he would get 30-plus carries in the Outback Bowl:"I did. I knew it would come down to four quarters and the team would lean on me to make some plays, so I knew it read more
January 1, 2015

Gus Malzahn Post Game Quotes

OUTBACK BOWL HEAD COACHES POST-GAME NEWS CONFERENCEThursday, January 1, 2015AUBURN COACH GUS MALZAHNOpening statement:"Obviously we're extremely disappointed. We got beat by a good Wisconsin team. It went down to the end and we just didn't make the plays to win the game at the end, they did, so you've got read more
January 1, 2015

Barry Alvarez Post Game Quotes

OUTBACK BOWL HEAD COACHES POST-GAME NEWS CONFERENCEThursday, January 1, 2015WISCONSIN COACH BARRY ALVAREZOpening statement:"Let me just first say I couldn't be more proud of a group of guys, and you know I'd say that, that have gone through so much in the last, not only this month, but the three read more
January 1, 2015

2015 Outback Bowl Records

Team Records:Most Rushing First Downs: 20 by Wisconsin; previously 16 by Syracuse (1989)Most Rushing Attempts: 54 by Wisconsin; previously 51 by 3 other schoolsMost Net Rushing Yards: 400 by Wisconsin; previously 278 by Wisconsin (1995) and Michigan (1988)Individual Records: Most Rushing Yards: 251 - by Melvin Gordon, Wisconsin; previously Terrell read more
January 1, 2015

Outback Bowl Head Coaches Joint News Conference

AUBURN COACH GUS MALZAHNOpening statement:"First of all I would just like to thank Jim McVay and his staff for the hospitality. It has been outstanding so far. Our team, I feel like we've had good preparation, good focus. Like coach (Alvarez) was saying, you try to let the guys enjoy read more
December 29, 2014

Outback Bowl Teams Spread Cheer to Kids at Tampa General Hospital

Players from the Wisconsin Badgers and Auburn Tiger football teams in town for the Outback Bowl visited children at Tampa General Hospital of Tampa today to bring them a little cheer for the holidays. Representing Auburn were C Reese Dismukes, QB Nick Marshall, RB Cameron Artis-Payne, WR Sammie Coates, DB read more
December 27, 2014

Teams Feast at Outback Steakhouse Welcome Dinner

Tampa, FL - In one of the Outback Bowl's signature traditions, bowl officials extended a special welcome to the Auburn Tigers and the Wisconsin Badgers tonight during the first official bowl event of the week at the Outback Steakhouse Team Welcome Dinner. Teams were treated to a feast from read more
December 26, 2014

Auburn Notes

AUBURN NOTES Auburn in 2014: The Tigers finished with a 8-4 overall record. They 19th in both the AP and USAToday Coaches Polls. Auburn ranks in thetop three of the SEC in ten statistical categories including 1st inRushing Offense, Interceptions and Third Down Conversions. read more
December 7, 2014

Wisconsin Notes

WisconsinNotesWisconsin in 2014: The Badgers will enter the Outback Bowl with a 10-3 record andranked 17th in the AP and USA Today Coaches Polls as the Big TenConference West Division champions. Wisconsin ranks in the top three of the Big Ten in 14 statisticalcategories this season. read more
December 7, 2014

Outback Bowl Unveils New Trophy

OUTBACK BOWL UNVEILS NEW TROPHYTeams to Compete for Tampa Bay Treasure Tampa, FL - The Outback Bowl officiallyunveiled its new trophy today which will be awarded annually to the champion ofthe New Year's Day college football game. The bowl plays host read more
November 25, 2014

2015 Outback Bowl To Kickoff at Noon EST

Tampa, FL - The 29th edition of the Outback Bowl will kick off at 12:00 Noon EST on New Year's Day 2015, bowl officials announced today. The bowl plays host to teams from the Big Ten Conference and Southeastern Conference in Raymond James Stadium. "We read more
September 9, 2014

Outback Bowl Tickets On Sale At Ticketmaster Sept. 2nd

Tampa, FL - Tickets to the 2015Outback Bowl, the area's annual major college football post-season bowl game, goon sale to the general public through Ticketmaster on Tuesday September 2nd at 10:00AMET. The bowl plays host toteams from the Big Ten Conference and Southeastern Conference on Thursday,January 1st in Raymond read more
August 28, 2014