Capital One Orange Bowl
The Capital One Orange Bowl is a winter college football game played on December 30th each year. The event is held at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. Buy your tickets here from TicketGalaxy.com to see the Capital One Orange Bowl.
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The Capital One Orange Bowl began in 1935, and it originally occurred on New Year's Day. The Orange Bowl is part of NCAA College Football Playoffs. It is the second-oldest bowl game in the country behind the Rose Bowl that began in 1902. During the past few decades, the Capital One Orange Bowl is part of the Bowl Championship Series (BCS). It has sometimes served as the National Championship Game in the new millennium.
The two teams that play in the Capital One Orange Bowl are selected a few different ways. The first team is the highest ranking team in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). The ACC compromises of 15 different universities from NCAA’s Division I. The second team is selected as either the second highest ranking team from the Big Ten or the SEC. The Big Ten is the oldest Division I collegiate athletic conference in the U.S. The SEC, otherwise known as the Southeastern Conference, is comprised of NCAA Division I universities located in the Southern part of the U.S.
The most recent Orange Bowl game occurred on December 30th, 2016 during the 2016-2017 NCAA college football season. Florida State defeated Michigan in a close match ending 33-32. The Orange Bowl is now played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL.
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