• October 20, 2020

Tags : sun bowl

Deadline for applications for Sun Court extended to July 11th

Due to the national COVID-19 pandemic, officials with the Sun Bowl Association have extended the deadline to apply to be a member of the 2020-21 Sun Court to July 11. “Each year the quality of contestants that apply to be a part of the Sun Bowl Sun Court rises,” Executive Director Bernie Olivas said. “We are proud […]Read More

Video+Story: Natalia Flores named 87th President of the Sun Bowl

Sun Bowl Association officials announced on Sunday, May 3, that Natalia Flores is the 87th President of the Sun Bowl Association Board of Directors, beginning her term immediately.   “It’s an honor to serve as the 2020-2021 Sun Bowl President and look forward to working with Bernie Olivas,” Flores said.  “I would like to thank the Sun […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Florida State to take on Arizona

Surrounded by fans, the Sun Court and Sun Queen, officials with the Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl announced that Florida State and Arizona State would be the featured teams in the annual Sun Bowl. ASU will play in its 32nd bowl game overall and the team’s eighth bowl appearance in the last nine seasons. It will […]Read More

Ray Sanchez earns 2019 Sun Bowl Legend Honor, Over 50

On Monday, Sun Bowl Association officials announced that local sports writer, Ray Sanchez is the 2019 Legend of the Sun Bowl for the 86th Annual Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl. Sanchez, who currently works for the El Paso Inc., began attending and covering the Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl in 1950.  The graduate of El […]Read More

Video: Sun Bowl 7on7 – Ep. 7: Bernie Olivas, Sun

The Sun Bowl Association has put together a seven-week series of videos with seven different members of the sports and football community discussing college football and the annual Sun Bowl football game. For more information about the game visit the Sun Bowl’s website or Facebook Page.  To view previous episodes, simply click on the title. *** 7-on-7 Series […]Read More

Video: Sun Bowl 7on7 – Ep. 6: Eddie Morelos, Sun

The Sun Bowl Association has put together a seven-week series of videos with seven different members of the sports and football community discussing college football and the annual Sun Bowl football game. For more information about the game visit the Sun Bowl’s website or Facebook Page.  To view previous episodes, simply click on the title. *** 7-on-7 Series […]Read More

Sun Bowl Reseating Soon to be Underway for 2019 UTEP

With construction slated to commence on the Sun Bowl Stadium project, the reseating process has begun for the 2019 UTEP Football season. The Sun Bowl Stadium project is scheduled for completion in 2020 and will feature the addition of the GECU Terrace as well as a new Sky Lounge and various premium seating options. The […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Stanford Slips by Pitt 14-13 to

For the second time in three years the Stanford Cardinal came to El Paso and were outgained yardage-wise by their opponent, and for the second time in three years the team from the Pac-12 came out with a Sun Bowl victory as the Cardinal outlasted the Pittsburgh Panthers, 14-13, to win the 85th Annual Hyundai […]Read More