The Mountain West (MW) will continue as the anchor conference for the bowl game each year through 2019. MW opponents during the term shall include Navy, Army, BYU and teams from the Mid-American Conference (MAC).
2014 - MW vs. Navy
2015 - MW vs. Army
2016 - MW vs. BYU
2017 - MW vs. MAC
2018 - MW vs. BYU
2019 - MW vs. MAC
"The SDCCU Poinsettia Bowl has been a great addition to the local college football sports scene since its inception in 2005," said Bill Geppert, president of the 2013 bowl game. "We are thrilled to continue the tradition of showcasing exciting football, spectacular pageantry and a tremendous economic boost for San Diego's tourism industry through 2019."
Since 2005, the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl has generated $77 million in economic impact for the San Diego region.
The 2013 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl kicks off Thursday, December 26th at Qualcomm Stadium. Kickoff is 6:30 p.m. (PT). This year's game will feature a team from the Mountain West against a MAC opponent. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN.
For more information on the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl visit www.PoinsettiaBowl.com or call (619) 285-5061.