Tampa, Florida -- Outback Bowl officials announced Monday they have extended their 18-year relationship with the SEC through the January 2020 Bowl game.
As part of the new agreements, the Outback Bowl will continue its New Year's Day tradition where it has been the past 25 years in Tampa at Raymond James Stadium.
"We are extremely happy to announce the extension of our relationship with the Southeastern Conference for six additional years after the upcoming game," noted Outback Bowl President/CEO Jim McVay. "We look forward to continuing this exciting match-up of the SEC and Big Ten, two of the most outstanding conferences in college football. We truly appreciate our partnership with Commissioner Slive and the Athletic Directors and Presidents of the Southeastern Conference universities."
The 2014 Outback Bowl will kickoff at 1 p.m. on Jan. 1. Special priority seating Membership packages can be purchased directly through the Outback Bowl office by calling (813) 874-BOWL. Non-membership tickets will go on sale through Ticketmaster in September.
For more information go to www.outbackbowl.com.