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11 things that must happen for Orlando to get a 3rd bowl gameThe coalition hoping to launch a new bowl game in Orlando knows it faces a tough battle.
The group has spent the past year working to clear numerous hurdles and establish a bowl game that will benefit local breast-cancer charities. The game is tentatively scheduled to be played in December at Bright House Networks Stadium on the UCF campus.
The obstacles are a big reason bowl organizers are asking community members to visit their Web site, orlandosportsfoundation.com, and consider supporting the new game.
"We need to show the NCAA that the community is behind this bowl game," said John Rhodes, one of the bowl organizers. "This won't work if we don't have strong community support." (Read More)
A 3rd bowl game in Orlando? Cancer groups eye game at UCF
A local coalition is hoping Orlando will go bowling for a cure.
UCF could host bowl game in 2009
What do Boise State, New Mexico, TCU and UCF have in common? In 2009, a college football bowl game could be played on each school's campus.
Momentum continues to move forward for plans to host a bowl game next year at Bright House Networks Stadium and UCFSports.com has some of the early details. (Read More)