The game has been played in Tampa and organized by the Tampa Bay Bowl Association since the 1980s. It originally started as the Hall of Fame Bowl. When Outback Steakhouse became the title sponsor in 1996 dell'evento, the name was changed to the Outback Bowl.
It is Ole Miss’ and Indiana’s first appearance in the Outback Bowl.
Matt Corral leads the Rebels’ offense. Lui ha 2,995 cantieri di passaggio e 27 touchdown passa questa stagione. Jerrion Early has 745 rushing yards and nine touchdowns. Elijah Moore is one of the best wide receivers in football with 86 catture per 1,193 yards and eight touchdowns.
Indiana will be without upstart quarterback Michael Penix Jr. due to a torn ACL. The Hoosiers will go with Jack Tuttle at quarterback. Tuttle is 18-for-27 with 161 yard e due touchdown. He will rely heavily on some of the players who have appeared in most of the games this season. Stevie Scott III has 462 rushing yards and eight touchdowns. Ty Fryfogle has 34 catture per 687 yards and seven touchdowns.
Ole Miss hasn’t appeared in a bowl game since 2015. This is the first under coach Lane Kiffin. Indiana was in last season’s Gator Bowl and lost. Prima di ciò, the Hoosiers played in the Foster Farms Bowl in the 2016 stagione.
OUTBACK BOWL INFO
Sponsor: Outback Steakhouse
Data: gennaio 2
Tempo (E): 12:30 pm
Posizione: Tampa, Fla.
stadio: Raymond James Stadium
OUTBACK BOWL RECENT WINNERS
2018: Carolina del Sud