2016 Game Dates Set for Holiday Bowl and Poinsettia Bowl

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SAN DIEGO – Holiday Bowl officials announced today that the 39th annual game will kick off Tuesday, December 27th at 4:00 pm (PST) at Qualcomm Stadium.  The bowl will air nationally on ESPN for the 31st consecutive year and match teams from the Pac-12 and Big Ten Conferences. Last year’s game featured a 23-21 Wisconsin Badgers win over the USC Trojans.Pregame hi res-1051

San Diego’s pre-Christmas bowl game, the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, will kick off at Qualcomm Stadium at 6:00
pm (PST) on Wednesday, December 21st. The 12th annual game will feature bowl-eligible BYU taking on a team from the Mountain West. It will be televised nationally on ESPN for the 12th consecutive year.

Tickets for both games will go on sale to the general public in late August.