May 23, 2018
ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, has announced the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl will now be played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., beginning this year.
Owned and operated by the Tampa Sports Authority, Raymond James Stadium is home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and host to the Outback Bowl and the 2017 National Championship.
“We are excited about the continued...
May 2, 2018
All Games to Again Air on ESPN or ABC
Opening Day Kicks off December 15
ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, has locked in the dates, times and networks for each of the company’s 14 owned and operated bowl games for the 2018 season. Four bowls on Saturday, Dec. 15, kick off the bowl season – Ce...
December 22, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. -- Temple’s defense registered a bowl-record 7 sacks and a total of 10 tackles-for-loss and quarterback and game MVP Frank Nutile rushed for a touchdown and passed for another as the Owls defeated FIU, 28-3, in the 10th annual Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl at Tropicana Field.
Temple never trailed and led 7-0 at the half on Nutile’s 4-yard touchdown run with 11...
December 4, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (December 4, 2017) - Treasure Island and its white, sandy beaches on the Gulf of Mexico will exp...
December 3, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (December 3, 2017) – The Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl has announced that FIU (8-4, 5-3) from Conference-USA and Temple (6-6, 4-4) from the American Athletic Conference have accepted invitations to play in this year’s game.
The tenth edition of the bowl game will be played at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Thursday, Dec. 21, at 8 p.m. ET and air o...
December 1, 2017
ATLANTA (Nov. 29, 2017) – PRIMESPORT, an industry leader in providing VIP access to the biggest sporting events in the world, has announced a renewed and expanded partnership with ESPN Events to remain the Official VIP Hospitality and Travel Provider for all of their college football games. PRIMESPORT will also offer fans the chance to buy and sell tickets t...
November 6, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (November 6, 2017) - Tickets for the 2017 Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl go on sale today, Monday, Nov. 6 and start as low as just $40. Game tickets, parking and tailgate event tickets can all be ordered online through Tickets.com.
The tenth edition of the bowl game, which is owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, is scheduled to ma...
August 23, 2017
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (August 23, 2017) - ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, has announced Bad Boy Mowers as the new title sponsor for the annual college football postseason game played in St. Petersburg (Fla.). Bad Boy Mowers will serve as the title sponsor through the 2019 season. Beginning with this year\'s game, the bowl will now be known as the Ba...
May 10, 2017
Kickoff set for Thursday, Dec. 21 at 8 p.m.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (May 2, 2017) - The St. Petersburg Bowl will be back in prime time in 2017 with an 8 p.m. ET kickoff on Thursday, Dec. 21. The game will air nationally on ESPN.
This will be the fifth time the St. Petersburg Bowl is being played at night and the first time since 2014. This season\'s ...
December 26, 2016
Dec. 26, 2016
ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. -- Mississippi State blocked a 37-yard field goal attempt with five seconds left in the game to secure a come-from-behind 17-16 victory over Miami (Ohio) in the ninth annual St. Petersburg Bowl at Tropicana Field on Monday.
The Bulldogs’ Nelson Adams was credited with the block, the second of two critical blocks of attempts by Miami placekicker Nick Dowd...