07 December 2015

2015-16 Bowl Game Announcers

Fowler in 1988 (SAD)
We have got even more bowl games than ever with 41 total (including the National Championship) and we have even got some new broadcasting partners for these games as well (including syndication!). And of course, we have got the second edition of the College Football Playoff. Continue reading for the television and announcing schedule (to come soon) for all bowl games this winter.
Predictions

Saturday, December 19th
Arizona Wildcats (1990 - Pres)New Mexico Lobos (1999 - Pres)
Arizona (6-6) vs. New Mexico (7-5) - ESPN, 2:00 (Eamon McAnaney, Rocky Boiman, Laura Rutledge)

Brigham Young Cougars (1969 - 1998)Utah Utes (2001 - Pres)
BYU (9-3) vs. 22 Utah (9-3) - ABC, 3:30 (Brent Musburger, Jesse Palmer, Maria Taylor)

Appalachian State Mountaineers (2014 - Pres)Ohio Bobcats (1999 - Pres)
Appalachian State (10-2) vs. Ohio (8-4) - ESPN, 5:30 (Dave Neal, Anthony Becht, Paul Carcaterra)

Georgia State Panthers (2014 - Pres)San Jose State Spartans (2006 - Pres)
Georgia State (6-6) vs. San Jose State (5-7) - CBSSN, 7:00 (Carter Blackburn, Aaron Taylor, Jenny Dell)

Arkansas State Red Wolves (2008 - Pres)Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (2008 - Pres)
Arkansas State (9-3) vs. Louisiana Tech (8-4) - ESPN, 9:00 (Adam Amin, Kelly Stouffer, Dr. Jerry Punch)

Monday, December 21st
South Florida Bulls (2003 - Pres)Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (1999 - Pres)
USF (8-4) vs. Western Kentucky (11-2) - ESPN, 2:30 (Dave Lamont, Desmond Howard, Quint Kessenich)

Tuesday, December 22nd
Akron Zips (2014 - Pres)Utah State Aggies (2001 - 2011)
Akron (7-5) vs. Utah State (6-6) - ESPN, 3:30 (Mark Neely, Mike Bellotti, Kevin Weidl)

Temple Owls (1996 - Pres)BocaRatonBowl.pngToledo Rockets (1997 - Pres)
24 Temple (10-3) vs. Toledo (9-2) - ESPN, 7:00 (Allen Bestwick, Dan Hawkins, Tiffany Greene)

Wednesday, December 23rd
Boise State Broncos (2013 - Pres)Northern Illinois Huskies (2001 - Pres)
Boise State (8-4) vs. Northern Illinois (8-5) - ESPN, 4:30 (Beth Mowins, David Diaz-Infante, Shelley Smith)
Bowling Green Falcons (1980 - 2005)Georgia Southern Eagles (2004 - Pres)
Bowling Green (10-3) vs. Georgia Southern (8-4) - ESPN, 4:30  (Tom Hart, Andre Ware, Laura Rutledge)

Christmas Eve - Thursday, December 24th
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (2007 - Pres)Western Michigan Broncos (1998 - Pres)
Middle Tennessee (7-5) vs. Western Michigan (7-5) - ESPN, 12:00 (Steve Levy, Mack Brown, Mark May, Kaylee Hartung)

Cincinnati Bearcats (2006 - Pres)San Diego State Aztecs (2002 - 2012)
Cincinnati (7-5) vs. San Diego State (10-3) - ESPN, 8:00 (Adam Amin, Greg McElroy, Holly Rowe)

Saturday, December 26th
Marshall Thundering Herd (2001 - Pres)UConn Huskies (1996 - 2012)
Marshall (9-3) vs. UConn (6-6) - ESPN, 11:00 am (Tom Hart, Anthony Becht, Tiffany Greene)

Miami Hurricanes (1983 - 1999)Washington State Cougars (1995 - Pres)
Miami (FL) (8-4) vs. Washington State (8-4) - CBS, 2:00

Southern Miss Golden Eagles (2015 - Pres)Washington Huskies (1995 - 2000)
Southern Miss (9-4) vs. Washington (6-6) - ESPN, 2:20 (Mike Corey, Ahmad Brooks, Kayce Smith)

Duke Blue Devils (1978 - Pres)Indiana Hoosiers (2002 - Pres)
Duke (7-5) vs. Indiana (6-6) - ABC, 3:30 (Rece Davis, Joey Galloway, Danny Kanell, Paul Carcaterra)

Tulsa Golden Hurricane (1982 - Pres)Virginia Tech Hokies (1983 - Pres)
Tulsa (6-6) vs. Virginia Tech (6-6) - ESPN, 5:45 (Dave Lamont, Ray Bentley, Jane Slater)

Nebraska Cornhuskers (1970 - Pres)UCLA Bruins (1964 - 1995)
Nebraska (5-7) vs. UCLA (8-4) - ESPN, 9:15 (Jason Benetti, Rod Gilmore, Shelley Smith)

Monday, December 28th
Navy Midshipmen (1972 - 1997)Pittsburgh Panthers (1997 - 2004)
21 Navy vs. Pittsburgh (8-4) - ESPN, 2:30 (Eamon McAnaney, Rocky Boiman, Quint Kessenich)

Central Michigan Chippewas (1997 - Pres)Minnesota Golden Gophers (1986 - Pres)
Central Michigan (7-5) vs. Minnesota (5-7) - ESPN2, 5:00 (Dave Neal, Matt Stinchcomb, Kayce Smith)

Tuesday, December 29th
Air Force Falcons (2004 - Pres)California Golden Bears (2004 - 2012)
Air Force (8-5) vs. California (7-5) - ESPN, 2:00 (Dave Flemming, Mike Bellotti, Allison Williams)

Baylor Bears (2005 - Pres)North Carolina Tar Heels (2015 - Pres)
17 Baylor (9-3) vs. 10 North Carolina (11-2) - ESPN, 5:30 (Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham, Dr. Jerry Punch)

Colorado State Rams (2015 - Pres)Nevada Wolf Pack (2008 - Pres)
Colorado State (7-5) vs. Nevada (6-6) - ASN/Campus Insiders, 7:30 (Ron Thulin, Doug Chapman, Monica McNutt)

LSU Tigers (1984 - 1996)Texas Tech Red Raiders (1963 - 1999)
20 LSU (8-3) vs. Texas Tech (7-5) - ESPN, 9:00 (Joe Tessitore, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack, Maria Taylor)

Wednesday, December 30th
Auburn Tigers (1982 - 1997)
Auburn (6-6) vs. Memphis (9-3) - ESPN, 12:00 (Beth Mowins, Anthony Becht, Paul Carcaterra)

Mississippi State Bulldogs (2009 - Pres)North Carolina State Wolfpack (1972 - 1999)
Mississippi State (8-4) vs. NC State (7-5) - ESPN, 3:30 (Clay Matvick, John Congemi, Dawn Davenport)

Louisville Cardinals (1980 - 2000)Texas A&M Aggies (1972 - 1980)
Louisville (7-5) vs. Texas A&M (8-4) - ESPN, 7:00 (Tom Hart, Andre Ware, Laura Rutledge)

Southern California Trojans (0 - Pres)Wisconsin Badgers (1972 - 1977)
25 USC (8-5) vs. Wisconsin (9-3) - ESPN, 10:30 (Adam Amin, Kelly Stouffer, Olivia Harlan)

New Year's Eve - Thursday, December 31st
Florida State Seminoles (1976 - 1989)Houston Cougars (2012 - Pres)
9 Florida State (10-2) vs. 18 Houston (12-1) - ESPN, 12:00 (Dave Pasch, Brian Griese, Tom Luginbill)

Clemson Tigers (1976 - 1999)Oklahoma Sooners (1982 - 1995)
1 Clemson (13-0) vs. 4 Oklahoma (11-1) - ESPN, 4;00 (Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge, Holly Rowe)

Alabama Crimson Tide (2001 - Pres)Michigan State Spartans (1987 - Pres)
2 Alabama (12-1) vs. 3 Michigan State (12-1) - ESPN, 8:00 (Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit, Heather Cox)

New Year's Day - Friday, January 1st
Northwestern Wildcats (1981 - Pres)Tennessee Volunteers (1983 - 1996)
13 Northwestern (10-2) vs. 23 Tennessee (8-4) - ESPN2, 12:00 (Mark Jones, Rod Gilmore, Quint Kessenich)

Florida Gators (2013 - Pres)Michigan Wolverines (1996 - 2011)
19 Florida (10-3) vs. 14 Michigan (9-3) - ABC, 1:00 (Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham, Dr. Jerry Punch)

Notre Dame Fighting Irish (1994 - Pres)Ohio State Buckeyes (1968 - Pres)
8 Notre Dame (10-2) vs. 7 Ohio State (11-1) - ESPN, 1:00 (Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman, Todd McShay)

Iowa Hawkeyes (1979 - Pres)Stanford Cardinal (1993 - 2013)
5 Iowa (12-1) vs. 6 Stanford (11-2) - ESPN, 5:00 (Brent Musburger, Jesse Palmer, Maria Taylor)

Oklahoma State Cowboys (2001 - Pres)Mississippi Rebels (1970 - 1995)
16 Oklahoma State (10-2) vs. 12 Ole Miss (9-3) - ESPN, 8:30 (Bob Wischusen, Brock Huard, Shannon Spake)

Saturday, January 2nd
Georgia Bulldogs (1964 - Pres)Penn State Nittany Lions (2005 - Pres)
Georgia (9-3) vs. Penn State (7-5) - ESPN, 12:00 (Allen Bestwick, Dan Hawkins, Tiffany Greene)

Arkansas Razorbacks (1967 - 2000)Kansas State Wildcats (1989 - Pres)
Arkansas (7-5) vs. Kansas State (6-6) - ESPN, 3:20 (Anish Shroff, Ahmad Brooks, Dawn Davenport)

Oregon Ducks (2007 - Pres)TCU Horned Frogs (1995 - Pres)
15 Oregon (9-3) vs. 11 TCU (10-2) - ESPN, 6:45 (Dave Flemming, Mack Brown, Allison Williams)

Arizona State Sun Devils (2011 - Pres)West Virginia Mountaineers (1980 - Pres)
Arizona State (6-6) vs. West Virginia (7-5) - ESPN, 10:15 (Dave Neal, Matt Stinchcomb, Kayce Smith)

Monday, January 11th
Alabama Crimson Tide (2001 - Pres)Clemson Tigers (2014 - Pres)
1 Clemson vs. 2 Alabama- ESPN Megacast, 8:30 (Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit, Heather Cox, Tom Rinaldi)

H/T ESPNMediaZone

10 comments:

  1. you need to update with the bowl game logos Benny plus we have a bowl game with teams from the same conference ..... OUCH

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    1. Read this, pal:
      https://t.co/JxV7CWQMcl

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    2. And with the logos, I generally wait until they're updated on SportsLogos.net (because that's where I get my logos and they look better there) but I'll take a look.

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    3. I know dude NOT your fault on the AZ Bowl was just saying that's a joke 2 from the MTN West plus most won't see it on TV & yeah online great some (not me) don't want that & the logos are sharp just some are new this year

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  2. Are you going to make a bowl predictions post?

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    1. Absolutely, that will come either later this week or early next. I'll do a separate post for the Playoff semifinals closer to NYE.

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  3. I just found your site great stuff dude but the matchups on the 23 are not right ;) ===== Bill from Arkansas

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  4. Northwestern-Tennessee- Mark Jones Rod Gilmore and Quint Kessenich

    Michigan-Florida- Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham, Dr Jerry Punch

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