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, 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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