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Encyclopedia > Champs Sports Bowl
Champs Sports Bowl

Champs Sports Bowl logo
Stadium Citrus Bowl
Location Orlando, Florida
Previous Stadiums Joe Robbie Stadium/Pro Player Stadium (1990 — 2000)
Previous Locations Miami Gardens, Florida (1990 — 2000)
Operated 1990 — present
Conference Tie-ins ACC, Big Ten
Payout US$2,250,000 (2006)
Sponsors
Blockbuster (1990 — 1993)
Carquest (1994 — 1997)
MicronPC (1998 — 2000)
Mazda (2002 — 2003)
Champs Sports (2004 — present)
Former names
Sunshine Classic (1990)
Blockbuster Bowl (1990 — 1993)
Carquest Bowl (1994 — 1997)
MicronPC Bowl (1998 — 1999)
MicronPC.com Bowl (2000)
Visit Florida Tangerine Bowl (2001)
Mazda Tangerine Bowl (2002 — 2003)
2006 Matchup
Maryland vs. Purdue (24-7)

The Champs Sports Bowl is an annual college football bowl game that is played in Orlando, Florida. The game was played at Pro Player Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida from 1990 to 2000 and is now played at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. Image File history File links ChampsSportsBowlLogo. ... This article is about the football stadium. ... Nickname: Location in Orange County and the state of Florida Coordinates: , Country State Counties Orange Government  - Mayor Buddy Dyer (D) Area  - City 101 sq mi (261. ... Interior of Dolphin Stadium, football configuration Dolphin Stadium (previously known as Joe Robbie Stadium, Pro Player Park, Pro Player Stadium[1], and Dolphins Stadium) is a football, lacrosse, soccer and baseball stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, a suburb north of Miami. ... Location in Miami-Dade and the state of Florida. ... The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is one of the oldest collegiate athletic leagues in the United States. ... For other uses of the term Big Ten see Big Ten (disambiguation). ... USD redirects here. ... 2006 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Blockbuster video store This article is about the chain of video stores. ... Carquest Auto Parts is a chain of auto-supply stores and repair shops. ... Micron Technology (Micron) NYSE: MU is a multinational company based in Boise, Idaho, USA, best known for producing many forms of semiconductor devices. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Foot Locker, Inc. ... The 2006 NCAA Division I-A football season, or the college football season, began on August 31, 2006, progresses through the regular season and bowl season, and will conclude with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) National Championship Game on January 8, 2007 in Glendale, Arizona, USA, when the #2 Florida... The 2006 Maryland Terrapins football team completed the season with a 9-4 record. ... The 2006 Purdue Boilermakers football team will represent Purdue University in the college football season of 2006. ... A college football game between Colorado State and Air Force. ... A bowl game is a post-season college football game, typically at the Division I-A level. ... Nickname: Location in Orange County and the state of Florida Coordinates: , Country State Counties Orange Government  - Mayor Buddy Dyer (D) Area  - City 101 sq mi (261. ... Dolphin Stadium (previously known as Joe Robbie Stadium, Pro Player Stadium[1], Pro Player Park, and Dolphins Stadium) is a football, lacrosse, soccer and baseball stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, a suburb north of Miami. ... Location in Miami-Dade and the state of Florida. ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the football stadium. ... Nickname: Location in Orange County and the state of Florida Coordinates: , Country State Counties Orange Government  - Mayor Buddy Dyer (D) Area  - City 101 sq mi (261. ...


Since the 2006 football season, the bowl has matched up teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Big Ten Conference. Since 2004, Champs Sports, a division of Foot Locker, has sponsored the event. The bowl is operated by Florida Citrus Sports, a non-profit group which also organizes the Capital One Bowl and Florida Classic. Under the terms of a television deal signed with ESPN in 2006, the bowl will be held after Christmas Day from 2006-2009, and be shown on ESPN in prime time. The change was made to move the game from the less-desirable pre-Christmas date utilized from 2001-2004. The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is one of the oldest collegiate athletic leagues in the United States. ... For other uses of the term Big Ten see Big Ten (disambiguation). ... Foot Locker, Inc. ... The Capital One Bowl is an annual college football bowl game played in Orlando, Florida at the Citrus Bowl, and previously known as the Tangerine Bowl (1947-1982) and the Florida Citrus Bowl (1983-2001). ... ESPN/ESPN-DT, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an [[United States|Amer<nowiki>Insert non-formatted text here--68. ... For other uses, see Christmas (disambiguation). ... Prime time is the block of programming on television during the middle of the evening. ...


Before gaining Blockbuster Entertainment as a corporate sponsor in 1990, the game was also referred to as the Sunshine Classic. Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ...

Contents

Previous results

Season Date Played Winning Team Losing Team
1990 December 28, 1990 Florida State 24 Penn State 17
1991 December 28, 1991 Alabama 30 Colorado 25
1992 January 1, 1993 Stanford 24 Penn State 3
1993 January 1, 1994 Boston College 31 Virginia 13
1994 January 2, 1995 South Carolina 24 West Virginia 21
1995 December 30, 1995 North Carolina 20 Arkansas 10
1996 December 27, 1996 Miami (Florida) 31 Virginia 21
1997 December 29, 1997 Georgia Tech 35 West Virginia 30
1998 December 29, 1998 Miami (Florida) 46 North Carolina State 23
1999 December 30, 1999 Illinois 63 Virginia 21
2000 December 28, 2000 NC State 38 Minnesota 30
2001 December 20, 2001 Pittsburgh 34 North Carolina State 19
2002 December 23, 2002 Texas Tech 55 Clemson 15
2003 December 22, 2003 North Carolina State 56 Kansas 26
2004 December 21, 2004 [1] Georgia Tech 51 Syracuse 14
2005 December 27, 2005 Clemson 19 Colorado 10
2006 December 29, 2006 Maryland 24 Purdue 7
2007 December 28, 2007
  1. ^ Syracuse was chosen because the Big 12 did not have enough bowl eligible teams.

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Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... The University of Alabama (also known as Alabama, UA or colloquially as Bama) is a public coeducational university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA. Founded in 1831, UA is the flagship campus of the University of Alabama System. ... The University of Colorado at Boulder (CU-Boulder, UCB officially[3]; Colorado and CU colloquially) is the flagship university of the University of Colorado System in Boulder, Colorado. ... The 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season was the first year of the Bowl Coalition, and ended with Alabamas first national championship in thriteen years, their first since the departure of Bear Bryant. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... Stanford redirects here. ... The 1993 NCAA Division I-A football season saw Florida State crowned National Champions, but not without controversy. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... For similarly-named academic institutions, see Boston (disambiguation)#Education. ... The University of Virginia (also called U.Va. ... The 1994 NCAA Division I-A football season saw yet another controversial finish as both Nebraska and Penn State finished undefeated, and yet Penn State finished a distant second in the final AP and UPI polls. ... is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... The University of South Carolina, Columbia (USC or Carolina) is a public, co-educational, research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. ... West Virginia University is an institution of higher learning based in Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. Other campuses include: West Virginia University at Parkersburg in Parkersburg; West Virginia University Institute of Technology in Montgomery; Potomac State College of West Virginia University in Keyser; and a clinical campus for the Universitys... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a public, coeducational, research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. ... The University of Arkansas is a public co-educational land-grant university. ... The 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with the Florida Gators crowned National Champions, but not as unanimously as the Bowl Alliance would have hoped. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the university in Coral Gables, Florida. ... The 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with a split championship for the third time in the 1990s. ... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... 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The 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season saw Florida State named national champions, defeating Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl. ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... A Corner of Main Quad The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC, U of I, or simply Illinois), is the oldest, largest, and most prestigious campus in the University of Illinois system. ... The 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season ended with fans singing Oklahoma! as the Sooners claimed the first national championship of the new millennium, and their first conference championship since the departure of Barry Switzer. ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... University of Minnesota Twin Cities This article is about the oldest and largest campus of the University of Minnesota. ... The 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season saw the hurricane winds blow again as the University of Miami, the team of the 80s, returned to form winning the national title. ... is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... The University of Pittsburgh, commonly referred to as Pitt, is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. ... The 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season bucked the trend of boring national title games, providing a game that lived up to the hype. ... is the 357th day of the year (358th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Texas Tech University is a nationally recognized doctoral/research university located in Lubbock, Texas, established in 1923 originally as Texas Technological College. ... 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The 2006 NCAA Division I FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) football season, or the college football season, began on August 31, 2006 and, aside from all-star exhibition games that follow, concluded with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) National Championship Game on January 8, 2007 in Glendale, Arizona, USA, where the... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of Maryland, College Park (also known as UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public university located in the city of College Park, in Prince Georges County, Maryland, just outside Washington, D.C., in the United States. ... Purdue redirects here. ... The 2007 NCAA Division I FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) football season, or the college football season, began on August 30, 2007,[1] progresses through the regular season and bowl season, and (aside from all-star exhibition games that will follow) will conclude with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) National Championship... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The Big 12 Conference is a college athletic conference of twelve schools located in the central United States. ...

MVPs

The 2006 matchup featured the Maryland Terrapins and the Purdue Boilermakers
The 2006 matchup featured the Maryland Terrapins and the Purdue Boilermakers
Date played MVP School Position
December 28, 1990 Amp Lee Florida State RB
December 29, 1991 David Palmer Alabama WR
January 1, 1993 Darrien Gordon Stanford CB
January 1, 1994 Glenn Foley Boston College QB
January 2, 1995 Steve Taneyhill South Carolina QB
December 30, 1995 Leon Johnson North Carolina RB
December 27, 1996 Tremain Mack Miami SS
December 29, 1997 Joe Hamilton Georgia Tech QB
December 29, 1998 Scott Covington Miami QB
December 30, 1999 Kurt Kittner Illinois QB
December 28, 2000 Philip Rivers North Carolina State QB
December 20, 2001 Antonio Bryant Pittsburgh WR
December 23, 2002 Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech QB
December 22, 2003 Philip Rivers North Carolina State QB
December 21, 2004 Reggie Ball Georgia Tech QB
December 27, 2005 James Davis Clemson RB
December 29, 2006 Sam Hollenbach Maryland QB

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Darrien Jamal Gordon(Born in 1970) is a former professional American Football player who played defensive back for 9 seasons in the National Football League(1993-2002). ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... Glenn Foley (b. ... is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... Joe Hamilton was a successful college quarterback at Georgia Tech from 1996 to 1999. ... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... Kurt Kittner (born January 23, 1980 in Schaumburg, Illinois) is an American football player who most recently played quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... Philip Rivers (born December 8, 1981 in Decatur, Alabama) is an American football player who plays quarterback for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. ... is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... Antonio Bryant (born March 9, 1981 in Miami, Florida) is an NFL wide receiver who is a free agent after being released from the 49ers on March 1, 2007. ... is the 357th day of the year (358th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Kliff Kingsbury (born August 9, 1979 in San Antonio, Texas) has spent time in the National Football League, and is currently a quarterback for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the CFL. // Kingsbury played collegiately for the Texas Tech Red Raiders from 1998-2002. ... is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Philip Rivers (born December 8, 1981 in Decatur, Alabama) is an American football player who plays quarterback for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. ... is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Reginald Lewis Ball (born October 6, 1984) was an American football quarterback for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket football team. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... James Davis may refer to: James Davis (basketball) (NBA, 1955) James Davis (VC) James Davis (football player), NFL defensive end James Davis (college football) Clemson Tigers running back James Chowning Davies, American political scientist James Curran Davis, U.S. Representative from Georgia 1947-63 James E. Davis, New York City... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sam Hollenbach (born September 9, 1983 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania) is an American football quarterback with the Washington Redskins. ...

See also

List of college bowl games // From the 1998 season until the 2005 season, four BCS bowls have determined the national champion on a rotating basis. ...


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