May 23, 2019
For Immediate Release

(FRISCO, TX) — The 2019 college bowl season will kick off under the Friday night lights in Frisco, TX as the 2019 Frisco Bowl will air on ESPN2 on December 20 at 6:30PM CT/7:30PM ET live from Toyota Stadium. The third edition of the bowl game will showcase a team from the American Athletic Conference and an at-large selection from either Conference USA, Mid-American Conference or Mountain West Conference.

The 2018 Frisco Bowl featured Ohio University beating San Diego State 27-0.

Tickets to the 2019 Frisco Bowl will go on sale later this year.

About Toyota Stadium
Opened in 2005, Toyota Stadium is one of the first soccer-specific stadiums built in the United States. It hosts MLS and international soccer matches, high school and college football games, as well as concerts and other events. The 145-acre Toyota Soccer Center also includes 17 regulation-sized, tournament-grade soccer fields and is also home to the organization’s nationally-renowned youth development system. It is home to MLS’ FC Dallas, the FCS championship game and the National Soccer Hall of Fame which opened on November 2, 2018.

ESPN Events
ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, owns and operates a large portfolio of 34 collegiate sporting events worldwide. The roster includes three Labor Day weekend college football games, the FCS opening-weekend game, 15 college bowl games, 11 college basketball events, a college softball event, an esports event and two college award shows, which accounts for approximately 375-plus hours of live programming, reaches almost 64 million viewers and attracts over 800,000 attendees each year. With satellite offices in Albuquerque, Birmingham, Boca Raton, Boise, Dallas-Fort Worth, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Montgomery and Tampa, ESPN Events builds relationships with conferences, schools and local communities, as well as providing unique experiences for teams and fans.

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Media Coordinator: Ray Mallouk at 214-403-8334 or rmallouk@breakaway-sports.com

ESPN Media Contact: Anna Negron at 860-766-2233 or anna.m.negron@espn.com; @ItsAnnaNegron