NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will offer listeners live play-by-play of 29 bowl games this college football postseason, including – through its partnership with ESPN Radio - the BCS National Championship, the Rose Bowl, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Discover Orange Bowl, and Allstate Sugar Bowl.
The schedule runs from tonight's San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl (8:00 pm ET, on ESPN Radio, SiriusXM channel 84) through January 7, when the #1 ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish face the #2 Alabama Crimson Tide in the Discover BCS National Championship Game (8:30 pm ET on ESPN Radio, SiriusXM channel 84). A complete schedule of games and channels appears below.
Fans can stay up to date on everything happening throughout the bowl season with SiriusXM College Sports Nation, channel 91, SiriusXM's 24/7 college sports channel. From the best games, to the latest news and biggest stories happening around the college football landscape, SiriusXM College Sports Nation covers it all with a daily programming lineup that features 24/7 Sports Radio's on Campus with Bill King (weekdays, 6:00 am ET); SiriusXM College Sports Today (weekdays, 9:00 am ET), hosted by Mark Packer and Heisman Trophy winners Eddie George and Tim Brown; SiriusXM College Football Playbook (weekdays, 12:00 pm ET), hosted by veteran college football voice Jack Arute, former coach Rick Neuheisel and Heisman Trophy winner Gino Torretta; the Paul Finebaum Show (weekdays, 3:00 pm ET); and College Sports Coast-to-Coast with Chris Childers, former Florida Gators QB Chris Leak, and Coach Houston Nutt (weekdays, 7:00 pm ET).
SiriusXM College Sports Nation will broadcast live from South Florida, the site of the Discover BCS National Championship game from Wednesday, January 2, through game day, January 7. Hosts Jack Arute, Paul Finebaum, Tim Brown, Rick Neuheisel, Gino Torretta, Mark Packer, Bill King and Chris Childers will be live on site where they will interview Notre Dame and Alabama players and coaches, cover pre-game practices and preview the game. Additionally, College Sports Nation will broadcast live from the Rose Bowl, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl and Allstate Sugar Bowl beginning on December 28.
College Bowl games on SiriusXM: (All times ET)
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, San Diego, CA – BYU vs. San Diego State December 20, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Beef O'Brady St. Petersburg Bowl, St. Petersburg, FL – UCF vs. Ball State December 21, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, New Orleans, LA – East Carolina vs. Louisiana-Lafayette December 22, Noon, SiriusXM channel 84
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl, Honolulu, HI – Fresno State vs. SMU December 24, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Little Caesars Bowl, Detroit, MI – Western Kentucky vs. Central Michigan December 26, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel 91
Military Bowl presented by Northrup Grumman, Wash, D.C. – San Jose St. vs. Bowling Green December 27, 3:00pm, SiriusXM channel 91
Belk Bowl, Charlotte, NC – Cincinnati vs. Duke December 27, 6:30pm, SiriusXM channel 91
Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl, San Diego, CA – Baylor vs. UCLA December 27, 9:45pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Russell Athletic Bowl, Orlando, FL – Rutgers vs. Virginia Tech December 28, 5:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas, Houston, TX – Minnesota vs. Texas Tech December 28, 9:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, Fort Worth, TX – Rice vs. Air Force December 29, 11:45am, SiriusXM channel 84
New Era Pinstripe Bowl, Bronx, NY – Syracuse vs. West Virginia December 29, 3:15pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl, San Francisco, CA – Navy vs. Arizona State December 29, 4:00pm, SiriusXM channel 91
Valero Alamo Bowl, San Antonio, TX – Texas vs. Oregon State December 29, 6:45pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl, Tempe, AZ – TCU vs. Michigan State December 29, 10:15pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, Nashville, TN – NC State vs. Vanderbilt December 31, Noon, SiriusXM channel 84
AutoZone Liberty Bowl, Memphis, TN – Iowa State vs. Tulsa December 31, 3:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Chick-Fil-A Bowl, Atlanta, GA – LSU vs. Clemson December 31, 7:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Taxslayer.com Gator Bowl, Jacksonville, FL – Mississippi State vs. Northwestern January 1, Noon, Sirius channel 93/XM channel 190
Outback Bowl, Tampa, FL – South Carolina vs. Michigan January 1, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel 85
Capital One Bowl, Orlando, FL – Georgia vs. Nebraska January 1, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA – Stanford vs. Wisconsin January 1, 5:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Discover Orange Bowl, Miami, FL – Northern Illinois vs. Florida State January 1, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Allstate Sugar Bowl, New Orleans, LA – Louisville vs. Florida January 2, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Glendale, AZ – Oregon vs. Kansas State January 3, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
AT&T Cotton Bowl, Arlington, TX – Texas A&M vs. Oklahoma January 4, 8:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
BBVA Compass Bowl, Birmingham, AL – Pittsburgh vs. Ole Miss January 5, 1:00pm, SiriusXM channel 84
GoDaddy.om Bowl, Mobile, AL – Kent State vs. Arkansas State January 6, 9:00pm, SiriusXM channel 85
Discover BCS National Championship, South Florida – Notre Dame vs. Alabama January 7, 8:30pm, SiriusXM channel 84
All games airing on SiriusXM channel 84 are ESPN Radio broadcasts.
For more information, please visit www.siriusxm.com/collegesports.
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