College Football 2011-12 Bowl Dates Announced

The college football bowl season for 2011-12 has been announced and as expected Jan. 1 has no bowl games due it being on a Sunday which is normally the case when the new year falls on a Sunday. 

The Mountain West has four bowl tie-ins this year and before we get to the full bowl lineup here is the Mountain West line up:

New Mexico Bowl, Dec. 17, 2 p.m. ET ESPN

Mountain West  #4 vs. Pac-12 #7

Poinsettia Bowl, Dec. 21, 8 p.m. ET ESPN

Mountain West #2 vs. WAC #1

Las Vegas Bowl, Dec. 22, 8 p.m. ET ESPN

Mountain West #1 vs. Pac-12 #5

Independence Bowl, Dec. 26, 5 p.m. ET ESPN

Mountain West #3 vs. ACC #7

Bowl Location Date/Time Network
New Mexico
MWC vs. Pac-12
Albuquerque, N.M.
University Stadium
Dec. 17
2 p.m.
ESPN
uDrove Humanitarian
MAC vs. WAC
Boise, Idaho
Bronco Stadium
Dec. 17
5:30 p.m.
ESPN
R+L Carriers New Orleans
C-USA vs. Sun Belt
New Orleans
Louisiana Superdome
Dec. 17
9 p.m.
ESPN
Beef 'O' Brady's St. Petersburg
Big East vs. C-USA
St. Petersburg, Fla.
Tropicana Field
Dec. 20
8 p.m.
ESPN
S.D. County Credit Union Poinsettia
MWC vs. WAC
San Diego
Qualcomm Stadium
Dec. 21
8 p.m.
ESPN
MAACO Las Vegas
MWC vs. Pac-12
Las Vegas
Sam Boyd Stadium
Dec. 22
8 p.m.
ESPN
Sheraton Hawaii
C-USA vs. WAC
Honolulu
Aloha Stadium
Dec. 24
8 p.m.
ESPN
AdvoCare V100 Independence
ACC vs. MWC
Shreveport, La.
Independence Stadium
Dec. 26
5 p.m.
ESPN2
Little Caesars
Big Ten vs. MAC
Detroit
Ford Field
Dec. 27
4:30 p.m.
ESPN
Belk
ACC vs. Big East
Charlotte, N.C.
Bank of America Stadium
Dec. 27
8 p.m.
ESPN
Military Bowl Presented By Northrop Grumman
ACC vs. Navy
Washington, D.C.
RFK Stadium
Dec. 28
4:30 p.m.
ESPN
Bridgepoint Education Holiday
Big 12 vs. Pac-12
San Diego
Qualcomm Stadium
Dec. 28
8 p.m.
ESPN
Champs Sports
ACC vs. Big East
Orlando, Fla.
Florida Citrus Bowl
Dec. 29
5:30 p.m.
ESPN
Valero Alamo
Big 12 vs. Pac-12
San Antonio
Alamodome
Dec. 29
9 p.m.
ESPN
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces
BYU vs. C-USA
Dallas
Gerald J. Ford Stadium
Dec. 30
Noon
ESPN
New Era Pinstripe
Big 12 vs. Big East
Bronx, N.Y.
Yankee Stadium
Dec. 30
3:20 p.m.
ESPN
Franklin American Mortgage Music City
ACC vs. SEC
Nashville, Tenn.
LP Field
Dec. 30
6:40 p.m.
ESPN
Insight
Big Ten vs. Big 12
Tempe, Ariz.
Sun Devil Stadium
Dec. 30
10 p.m.
ESPN
Meineke Car Care of Texas
Big Ten vs. Big 12
Houston
Reliant Stadium
Dec. 31
Noon
ESPN
Hyundai Sun
ACC vs. Pac-12
El Paso, Texas
Sun Bowl
Dec. 31
2 p.m.
CBS
AutoZone Liberty
C-USA vs. SEC
Memphis, Tenn.
Liberty Bowl
Dec. 31
3:30 p.m.
ABC
Kraft Fight Hunger
Army vs. Pac-12
San Francisco
AT&T Park
Dec. 31
3:30 p.m.
ESPN
Chick-fil-A
ACC vs. SEC
Atlanta
Georgia Dome
Dec. 31
7:30 p.m.
ESPN
TicketCity 
Big Ten vs. C-USA
Dallas
Cotton Bowl
Jan. 2
Noon
ESPNU
Outback
Big Ten vs. SEC
Tampa, Fla.
Raymond James Stadium
Jan. 2
1 p.m.
ABC
Capital One
Big Ten vs. SEC
Orlando, Fla.
Florida Citrus Bowl
Jan. 2
1 p.m.
ESPN
Gator Bowl
Big Ten vs. SEC
Jacksonville, Fla.
EverBank Field
Jan. 2
1 p.m.
ESPN2
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio
BCS vs. BCS
Pasadena, Calif.
Rose Bowl
Jan. 2
5 p.m.
ESPN
Allstate Sugar
BCS vs. BCS
New Orleans
Louisiana Superdome
Jan. 3
8:30 p.m.
ESPN
Discover Orange
BCS vs. BCS
Miami
Sun Life Stadium
Jan. 4
8:30 p.m.
ESPN
Tostitos Fiesta
BCS vs. BCS
Glendale, Ariz.
U. of Phoenix Stadium
Jan. 5
8:30 p.m.
ESPN
AT&T Cotton
Big 12 vs. SEC
Arlington, Texas
Cowboys Stadium
Jan. 6
8 p.m.
FOX
BBVA Compass Bowl
Big East vs. SEC
Birmingham, Ala.
Legion Field
Jan. 7
1 p.m.
ESPN
Allstate BCS National Championship Game
BCS vs. BCS
New Orleans
Louisiana Superdome
Jan. 9
8:30 p.m.
ESPN
GoDaddy.com
MAC vs. Sun Belt
Mobile, Ala.
Ladd-Peebles Stadium
TBD
TBD
TBD

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