TicketCity Bowl

Oklahoma v Texas

Dallas New Year’s Day Game Gets New Sponsor

The New Year’s Day bowl game at the Cotton Bowl has a new sponsor. The Heart of Dallas Bowl will debut Jan. 1 with teams from the Big 12 and Big Ten.


DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 02:  Case Keenum #7 of the Houston Cougars carries the TicketCity Bowl trophy after a 30-14 win against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 2, 2012 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Houston Wins TicketCity Bowl 30-14 Over Penn State

Penn State was picked apart by Houston and star Case Keenum on Monday afternoon in Dallas. The Cougars won 30-14.


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Penn State Drama Dominates TicketCity Bowl

Lost among the off-field story lines is the intriguing TicketCity Bowl matchup of Penn State’s stingy defense and Houston’s high-octane offense.


Nov. 4: Happy Valley was rocked after charges alleged former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky had inappropriate sexual contact with at least 10 boys between 1994 and 2009. He was indicted on 40 counts of child molestation, and the details of the investigation resulted in the firing of Penn State coaching legend Joe Paterno and resignation of university president Graham Spanier. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State Seniors Staying Focused On TicketCity Bowl

Penn State defensive end Eric Latimore admits his senior season has been “interesting.” A national scandal has overshadowed the Nittany Lions (9-3), who will play Houston (12-1) in the TicketCity Bowl on Jan. 2.


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Penn State’s Interim Coach Focused On TicketCity Bowl

Penn State interim coach Tom Bradley stood in the Texas sunshine on a crisp day watching his team streaming onto the field. Away from home, preparing for a bowl game, the focus is on football and the final game of what has been a season of turmoil.


Houston v Tulane

Houston’s Sumlin Named Texas A&M’s Coach

Texas A&M has hired Houston’s Kevin Sumlin as its new coach.