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The Fort Worth Bowl is an annual postseason college American football game that was inaugurated in 2003 under corporate sponsorship of PlainsCapital Bank and was previously titled the PlainsCapital Fort Worth Bowl. PlainsCapital no longer serves as a title sponsor for the game. The games are played in the 46,000-seat Amon G. Carter Stadium on the campus of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, and feature teams from Conference USA and the Big 12. The bowl's partnership with the Big 12 ends with the 2005 season; in 2006 the game will feature a team from Conference USA against a team from the Mountain West Conference. Image File history File links PlainsCapitalFortWorthBowlLogo. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... To suggest a relevant news story for the main page, refer to the criteria then add your suggestion at the candidates page. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... 2003 (MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... PlainsCapital Bank is one of the largest privately held banks in Texas with more than $2. ... Amon G. Carter Stadium is a 46,083-seat open-air football stadium on the campus of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. ... Texas Christian University (abbreviated TCU) is a private, coeducational university located in Fort Worth, Texas. ... Fort Worth is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, located about 30 miles (50 km) west of Dallas on the West Fork of the Trinity River. ... Conference USA, officially abbreviated C-USA, is a college athletic conference which is now in the Southern United States. ... The Big 12 Conference is a college athletic conference of twelve schools located in the central United States. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Mountain West Conference (or MWC), the youngest of the College Athletic Conferences affiliated with the NCAA’s Division I-A, officially began operations in July 1999. ...


Previous results

Date Played Winning Team Losing Team
December 23, 2003 Boise State 34 TCU 31
December 23, 2004 Cincinnati 32 Marshall 14
December 23, 2005 Kansas vs. Houston
Received a bid because the Big 12 did not have enough bowl-eligible teams to fill all of its allotted bowl slots.

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See also

// Bowl Championship Series Games Since the 1998 season, the four BCS bowls have determined the national champion on a rotating basis. ...

External link

  • Official Web site of the Fort Worth Bowl


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) Division I (or DI) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... The 2005-06 NCAA college football bowl season is a series of 31 post-season games (including the Bowl Championship Series) that will be played in December 2005 and January 2006 for Division I-A football teams and their all-stars. ... The New Orleans Bowl is a post-season college football bowl game certified by the NCAA that has been played annually at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana from 2001 to 2004. ... The GMAC Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division 1-A college football bowl game that has been played annually at 40,646-seat Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama, since 1999. ... The Poinsettia Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A college football bowl game that was created in 2005 to replace the Silicon Valley Football Classic. ... The Pioneer PureVision Las Vegas Bowl is an NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A post-season college football bowl game that has been played annually at 40,000-seat Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, since 1992. ... The Hawaii Bowl is a post-season National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I-A college football bowl game that has been played annually at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of Oahu since 2002. ... The Motor City Bowl is a major post-season college football bowl game certified by the NCAA that has been played annually since 1997. ... The Champs Sports Bowl is an annual college football game that is played in Orlando, Florida. ... The Insight Bowl is an NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A post-season college American football bowl game played in Arizona since 1989. ... The MPC Computers Bowl (formerly the Humanitarian Bowl) is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A college football bowl game that has been played annually at 30,000-seat Bronco Stadium on the campus of Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, since 1997. ... The Alamo Bowl is a major post-season United States college football bowl game played annually since 1993 in the 65,000-seat Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. ... The Emerald Bowl is a major post-season college football bowl game certified by the NCAA that has been played annually at 40,800-seat SBC Park (home of the San Francisco Giants) in San Francisco, California, since 2002. ... The Holiday Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A college football bowl game that has been played annually at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California, since 1978. ... The Music City Bowl is a post-season American college football game certified by the NCAA that has been played in Nashville, Tennessee, since 1998. ... Sun Bowl is an annual college football game that is played usually at the end of December in El Paso, Texas. ... The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl is an annual college football bowl game played in Atlanta, Georgia since December, 1968. ... The Meineke Car Care Bowl is an NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A post-season college football bowl game that has been played annually at 73,367-seat Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina, since 2002. ... The Liberty Bowl is an annual college football game played in December of each year since 1959. ... The Houston Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A college football bowl game that has been played annually in Houston, Texas, since 2000. ... Outback Bowl is an annual college football bowl game played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. ... The Cotton Bowl Classic is a United States college football bowl game played annually since 1937 at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas. ... The Gator Bowl is an annual college football bowl game that is played at ALLTEL Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. ... The Capital One Bowl is an annual college football game played in Orlando, Florida at the Citrus Bowl, and previously known as the Tangerine Bowl (1947-1982) and the Florida Citrus Bowl (1983-2002). ...

Bowl Championship Series games:
Sugar Bowl (Jan. 2) Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 2) Orange Bowl (Jan. 3) Rose Bowl (Jan. 4)
Post-BCS All-Star Games: East-West Shrine Game (Jan. 21) | Hula Bowl (Jan. 21) | Senior Bowl (Jan. 28)

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Fort Worth Forum > Fort Worth Bowl (1624 words)
Apparantly they were going to have a beef bowl type of event at Blades Prime Chop House Thursday but they went out of business after last Saturday night.
A Ft Worth bowl official stopped by Monday to see how preparations were coming and they were hauling the furnishings away on trucks.
I also found it interesting that the Ft Worth Bowl is owned and operated by the ESPN television network which picked up the tab ($9,000) for the Reata dinners.
Armed Forces Bowl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (309 words)
The Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl is an annual postseason college football bowl game that was inaugurated in 2003 as the Fort Worth Bowl under corporate sponsorship of PlainsCapital Bank.
The bowl's partnership with the Big 12 Conference ended with the 2005 season; in 2006 and 2008 the game will feature a team from Conference USA against a team from the MWC.
For a brief period in 2006, this game was called the alltel Wireless Bowl, until the sponsorship deal fell through.
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