Did You Know?

The Independence Bowl is the 11th-oldest bowl game in the country

ESPN is televising the game for the 24th-straight year and will be shown on the “worldwide leader in sports” until 2019

There has only been one tie in Independence Bowl history: in 1990 (34-34) between Louisiana Tech and Maryland

The Independence Bowl has primary conference agreements with the SEC and the ACC through 2019

12 of the past 17 Independence Bowl games have been decided by a touchdown or less

There are 47 members of the Bowl’s distinguished “Hall of Honor”

Ole Miss (4-1) leads the way with five all-time appearances in Independence Bowl history. Louisiana Tech is second with four appearances (2-1-1)