Bowl Week is officially underway as East Carolina University arrived in St. Pete today (Dec. 19). Click Here to read today's Daily Update.
WEATHER REPORT; Today's High was 74 degrees. Friday's forecast calls for Sunny conditions and a high of 80 degrees.
The Executive Committee of the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl invites Conference USA member East Carolina to the 2013 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl. Pirate fans can go to www.ecupirates.com to get the best seats in Tropicana Field to see their Pirates!!!
The Executive Committee of the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl invites Mid-American Conference member Ohio to the 2013 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl. Ohio fans can go to www.ohiobobcats.com to get the best seats in Tropicana Field to see their Bobcats.
2013 C-USA Announcement
Submitted by Bowl PR Staff on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 02:00
Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg Reaches New Deal with Conference USA
Starting in 2014 Conference USA Team to Appear in bowl three times over six-year period
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (August 20, 2013) -The Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg has established a new agreement with Conference USA which will extend the bowl's relationship through the 2019 football season. In this new deal that starts in 2014, Conference USA will provide a team for the bowl three times over the six-year period, with the determination being done as a regional selection.
Conference USA has been associated with the bowl since its inception in 2008 and is currently riding a two-game win streak courtesy of Marshall (2011) and UCF (2012).
"We have enjoyed working with the Conference USA executive team and its schools over the past six years and we are happy to be able to continue this relationship," said Brett Dulaney, Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg Executive Director.
In 2014 Conference USA will have the following teams in the league: FIU, Florida Atlantic, Louisiana Tech, Marshall, Middle Tennessee State, North Texas, Old Dominion, Rice, Southern Miss, UAB, UTEP, UTSA and Western Kentucky.