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A bowl game is a post-season college football game, typically at the Division I-A level. The first bowl game was played between Michigan and Stanford in the 1902 Rose Bowl (Michigan won 49-0). The term originates from the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California bowl-shaped stadium in which it was first played. A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... Division I is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ... This article is about the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. ... Stanford redirects here. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... The Rose Bowl is an annual American college football game, usually played on January 1 at the stadium of the same name in Pasadena, California. ... This article is about the Pasadena, California stadium. ...


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The 2005-06 NCAA college football bowl season was a series of 33 post-season games (including the Bowl Championship Series) that was played in December 2005 and January 2006 for Division I-A football teams and all-stars from Divisions I-AA, II, and III, as well as from... The 2004-05 NCAA college football bowl season was a series of 32 post-season games (including the Bowl Championship Series) played in December 2004 and January 2005 for Division I-A football teams and their all-stars. ... The Bowl Coalition was an agreement among college football bowl games for the purpose of trying to match the top two teams in a national championship bowl game and to provide quality bowl game matchups for the champions of its member conferences. ... The Bowl Alliance was an agreement among college football bowl games for the purpose of trying to match the top two teams in a national championship bowl game and to provide quality bowl game matchups for the champions of its member conferences. ... For other uses of the abbreviation BCS, please see BCS (disambiguation). ...

References

September 20 is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

  • NCAA football page
2005-06 Division I-A College football Bowl Game season
New Orleans (Dec. 20) • GMAC (Dec. 21) • Poinsettia (Dec. 22) • Las Vegas (Dec. 22) • Fort Worth (Dec. 23) • Hawaii (Dec. 24) • Motor City (Dec. 26) • Champs Sports (Dec. 27) • Insight (Dec. 27) • MPC Computers (Dec. 28) • Alamo (Dec. 28) • Emerald (Dec. 29) • Holiday (Dec. 29) • Music City (Dec. 30) • Sun (Dec. 30) • Independence (Dec. 30) • Peach (Dec. 30) • Meineke Car Care (Dec. 31) • Liberty (Dec. 31) • Houston (Dec. 31) • Outback (Jan. 2) • Cotton (Jan. 2) • Gator (Jan. 2) • Capital One (Jan. 2)
Bowl Championship Series games:
Sugar Bowl (Jan. 2) Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 2) Orange Bowl (Jan. 3) Rose Bowl (Jan. 4)
All-Star Games: Magnolia Gridiron All-Star Classic (Dec. 24) • Las Vegas All-American Classic (Jan. 14) • East-West Shrine Game (Jan. 21) • Hula Bowl (Jan. 21) • Senior Bowl (Jan. 28)

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