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 Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl Tickets are tentatively scheduled to go on sale early fall, 2013.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (May 13, 2013) – ESPN Regional Television and the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg announced the 2013 game will be played Monday, Dec. 23, at 2 p.m. ET at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg. The game will air on ESPN and features an American Athletic Conference (formerly the BIG EASTConference) school against a Conference USA team.
"I feel the change in date and time work to our advantage from a timing standpoint as school is out and the majority of the workforce in the Tampa Bay area take this time off from work,” said Brett Dulaney, Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg Executive Director. "The date also benefits the competing schools fan-bases as many of the bowl’s surrounding festivities will now be held during the weekend.”
Last year, the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg Bowl hosted UCF representing Conference USA against Ball State of the Mid-American Conference. The Knights, making their second appearance in the bowl, defeated the Cardinals 38-17.