Wednesday, December 23, 2015

2015 GoDaddy Bowl Preview: Georgia Southern vs. Bowling Green


Action from Jan 2, 2015 GoDaddy Bowl. Image via al.com.
GoDaddy Bowl time already? The GoDaddy Bowl has been played in early January since 2007. This year marks the earliest date on the bowl game schedule that the bowl has been played since Dec. 21, 2005, when it was still the GMAC Bowl.


The GoDaddy Bowl will mark the first bowl appearance for second-year FBS school Georgia Southern.


Official bowl name 
2015 GoDaddy Bowl

Bowl formerly known as:
Mobile Alabama Bowl (1999-2000)
GMAC Bowl (2001-2010)
GoDaddy.Com Bowl (2011-2013)

Conference affiliations
Sun Belt Conference vs. MAC

Site of bowl
Ladd-Peebles Stadium, Mobile, Al.

Opposing teams
Georgia Southern (8-4, Sun Belt) vs. Bowling Green (10-3)

How many bowls appearances in a row for the MAC does this make? 
Four. Western Michigan faces Middle Tennessee on Thursday in the Bahamas Bowl, which will make it five. Sadly, the streak ends there, as Thursday night's Hawai'i Bowl will feature San Diego State (MWC) vs Cincinnati (The American).

Date, Time, and TV
Dec. 23, 2015
8:00 PM ET, ESPN

Year established
1999

Last season's final score
Toledo 63 Arkansas State 44




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