Birmingham Bowl

Birmingham Bowl

​On Saturday afternoon, January 3, 2015, the University of Florida Gators, representing the SEC battled the East Carolina University Pirates, representing the American Athletic Conference. The game kicked off at Noon, EST, and was played in front of 30,083 fans. The 9th annual Birmingham Bowl took place at Historic Legion Field in downtown Birmingham, and for the 3rd consecutive year, the team representing the SEC came away with the victory. The Gators beat the Pirates 28-20. A hard fought battle by both teams that helped cap off a great week of Southern Hospitality. Serious Football.

Key Metrics » Attendance

Year Location Attendance
2015 Legion Field 30,083
2014 Legion Field 42,717
2013 Legion Field 55,099
2012 Legion Field 29,138
2011 Legion Field 41,207
2010 Legion Field 42,610
2008 Legion Field 36,387

Key Metrics » Tv Ratings

Status Network Date Start HH Rtg U.S. HH IMP (000)
Live ESPN 3-Jan-15 11:58 AM 3.07 3.58

2015 Schedule

Date Network Time Winner Team 2 Final Score MVP (School)
January 3, 2015 ESPN Noon, EST Florida ECU 28-20 Adam Lane, JR. (Florida)

Birmingham Bowl History

Year Winner Team 2 Final Score MVP (School) Attendance
3-Jan-15 Florida East Carolina 28-20 Adam Lane, JR. (Florida) 30,083
4-Jan-14 Vanderbilt Houston 42-24 Jordan Matthews (Vanderbilt) 42,717
5-Jan-13 Ole Miss Pitt 38-21 Bo Wallace (Ole Miss) 55,099
7-Jan-12 SMU Pitt 28-6 Darius Johnson (SMU) 29,138
8-Jan-11 Pitt Kentucky 27-10 Dion Lewis (Pitt) 41,207
2-Jan-10 UConn South Carolina 20-7 Andre Dixon (UConn) 42,610
29-Dec-08 Rutgers NC State 29-23 Mike Teel (Rutgers) 36,387
22-Dec-07 Cincinnati Southern Miss 31-21 Ben Mauk (Cincinnati) 32,959
23-Dec-06 South Florida East Carolina 24-7 Ben Williams (South Florida) 28,527