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  GMAC Bowl Hotels - Hotels near the GMAC Bowl in Mobile, AL
The GMAC Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division 1-A college football bowl game that has been played annually at 40,646-seat Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama, since 1999.
The game was previously known as the Mobile Alabama Bowl from 1999 to 2000 until it received corporate sponsorship from GMAC Financial Services, a unit of General Motors.
It is primarily used for American football, and is the home field for the Senior Bowl and the GMAC Bowl.
www.collegebowlhotels.com /gmac_bowl.html   (210 words)

  
 SI.com - NCAA Football - Report: TCU to pick finals over GMAC Bowl - Thursday November 27, 2003 11:45AM
TCU officials have indicated they will decline a bid to the GMAC Bowl because it falls in the middle of the school's exam period, the Washington Post reported Thursday.
Because they are second in the Conference USA standings, the Horned Frogs are in line for an invitiation to the GMAC Bowl, but athletic director Eric Hyman said he can't do that to his players.
GMAC Bowl president Jerry Silverstein had planned to invite TCU before hearing of the school's conflict.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /2003/football/ncaa/11/27/bc.fbc.lgns.tcugmacbowl.r/index.html   (375 words)

  
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Throughout 2005, the family members of GMAC have supported a potpourri of community activities, including walks for health research and cures, the arts and educational programs, scholarships, diversity outreach and environmental enrichment.
For the seventh straight year, GMAC is the title sponsor of the GMAC Bowl, the NCAA bowl game held in Mobile, Ala.
Via the bowl, GMAC sponsors annual camps for fatherless boys - growing from a single camp to eight camps in five states and Washington, D. C., with more expansion planned.
www.gmacfs.com /us/en/about/community/index.html   (271 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Announces Date Change :: 8th Annual Game Moves to Sunday Night, January 7
Bowl Officials announced today that this year's 8th Annual GMAC Bowl has been rescheduled for Sunday, January 7, 2007 beginning at 8 p.m.
From 1999-2005, the GMAC Bowl was played on the Wednesday or Thursday prior to Christmas.
GMAC Bowl President Jerry Silverstein said "To play in prime time the night before the BCS National Championship Game offers the City of Mobile, and the GMAC Bowl unbelievable exposure.
conferenceusa.cstv.com /sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/071406aab.html   (437 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Tickets - GMAC Bowl at Ladd Stadium in Mobile, AL
The 8th Annual GMAC Bowl is set for Sunday January 7, 2007 at 8:00 p.m.
We are not the official GMAC Bowl box office and are not affiliated with the NCAA, any college team or Ladd Stadium.
GMAC Bowl tickets are generally delivered the week of the game.
www.tickco.com /sports_football_gmac_bowl_tickets.htm   (395 words)

  
 GMAC - Global Relocation Services » GMAC In The Community
Proof of that was the 2003 GMAC output of 41 houses in 17 states, the District of Columbia, four Canadian provinces, India, the United Kingdom and Mexico.
GMAC and its employees donated nearly $100,000 to Canine Companions for Independence, a national organization that breeds and trains dogs to be companions to people with disabilities.
GMAC employees in the U.K. donated time and funding to the Almshouse Association, a 1,000-year-old shelter provider in that nation.
www.gmacglobalrelocation.com /our_difference/in_the_community.asp   (543 words)

  
 Motor City Bowl - Official Home of the Motor City Bowl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The MAC has been a partner in the Motor City Bowl since 1997 and will begin its relationship with the GMAC Bowl (formerly known as the Mobile Alabama Bowl) this year (2001).
Ken Hoffman, Executive Director of the MCB, has orchestrated an arrangement with the organizers of the GMAC Bowl in which the two bowls will work in concert to provide the best match-ups possible for each post-season bowl game and for the MAC.
The general plan calls for the MAC's East Division champion to participate in the GMAC Bowl and the league's West Division champion to play in the Motor City Bowl.
www.motorcitybowl.com /history/pressbox/041901b.jsp   (359 words)

  
 MAC Report Online: GMAC Bowl Announces Move   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The GMAC Bowl will be shown nationally on ESPN and will feature teams from Conference USA versus the Mid American Conference or the Western Athletic Conference.
Mid American Conference Commissioner Rick Chryst: "This move puts the GMAC Bowl in a unique and exciting position on the college bowl calendar for the upcoming season.
Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky: "The GMAC Bowl and Conference USA have partnered for 8 years, and both have seen exceptional growth in that span.
www.macreportonline.com /GMAC_Date_Change.html   (488 words)

  
 Bowling Green Rolls In GMAC Bowl - Sports
Jacobs, whose five touchdown throws set a GMAC Bowl record, was named the game's MVP for the Falcons (9-3), who closed out the season with wins in eight of their final nine games.
Bowling Green led 35-28 at halftime and increased its lead to two touchdowns when Jacobs hit Pope for a 14-yard touchdown strike with 3:18 left in the third period.
Bowling Green continued to pour it on as Pope's short touchdown run, his third score of the game, made it 52-28 with just over eight minutes left.
www.nbc4.tv /sports/4020053/detail.html   (553 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Preview
You may have to forgive Toledo if they get lost on their way to the GMAC Bowl in Mobile, Alabama this December.
Through its brief six-year history, the GMAC Bowl has provided some of the most high-scoring and wildly entertaining games on college football's bowl schedule.
In three bowl appearances since 1988, UTEP is 0-3 both straight-up and against the spread.
www.docsports.com /gmac-bowl-preview.html   (738 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Betting - College Football Bowl Odds - Bet GMAC Bowl Game Lines
GMAC Bowl will be Held at Ladd-Pebbles Stadium, this bowl game pits two teams from three tough conferences: the Mid-American, Western Athletic and Conference USA.
The GMAC Bowl in Mobile, Ala., will move to Jan. 7, a week after most of the postseason contests have been played but a night before the new Bowl Championship Series title game.
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 Why TCU hates the GMAC Bowl : Fanblogs College Football Blog
The second (and much less public) reason TCU is not interested in the GMAC Mobile Bowl is the way the folks running the bowl game treated TCU and Dennis Franchione during the 2000 GMAC bowl.
C-USA officials, GMAC bowl officials, and TCU officials have a conference call on Monday to "resolve" the matter.
GMAC could offer to move the game date (they won't), but it won't matter at all: TCU will not be going to the GMAC Mobile Bowl.
www.fanblogs.com /conference_usa/003650.php   (447 words)

  
 College Football Poll, Preview: GMAC Bowl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
After seven years of being one of the first games in the bowl season, the GMAC Bowl takes a different tact this year, becoming the final game played before the BCS title event.
Their only other bowl date was the 1962 Sun which they lost 15-14 to West Texas AandM.
Southern Miss is going bowling for the fifth straight year, and ninth in the last ten years.
www.collegefootballpoll.com /collegejersey_bowl_gmac.html   (587 words)

  
 BGSU Monitor
Murray Cape, chairman of the bowl’s selection committee, formally extended the invitation at a press conference in Mileti Alumni Center.
The bowl bid, the seventh in BGSU football history, “really says a lot, not only for Bowling Green, but for the Mid-American Conference,” said Head Coach Gregg Brandon, adding that the Falcons are the first MAC team to receive an invitation this bowl season.
This is only the second time that BGSU has gone to bowl games in consecutive years, and the first senior class to record at least eight wins in each of its four seasons, he noted.
www.bgsu.edu /offices/mc/monitor/pastissues/12-06-04/gmacbowl.html   (295 words)

  
 Long road back to postseason leads Miami to GMAC Bowl
The Miami football coach knew an invitation from the GMAC Bowl in Mobile, Ala., was imminent.
Murray Cape, chairman of the bowl's selection committee, made it official Tuesday with an announcement in front of Miami president Dr. James Garland, athletic director Brad Bates, other Miami officials and the RedHawks team, which was kneeling on the cold, windswept field at Yager Stadium.
The GMAC gets the first pick, and Cape and his committee didn't waste any time settling on the RedHawks, who are ranked 13th in the Bowl Championship Series ratings, 15th in the Associated Press poll and 16th in the USA Today/ESPN coaches' poll.
www.enquirer.com /editions/2003/11/26/spt_miamin26.html   (592 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: TCU Likely to Pass on Bowl Bid
After captivating college football fans with its quest to become the first mid-major school to compete in a Bowl Championship Series game, Texas Christian may not play in any bowl at all this year because campus officials are putting academics ahead of the postseason offer at hand.
That puts them in line to be invited to the GMAC Bowl in Montgomery, Ala., to face Mid-American Conference champion Miami (Ohio) -- an intriguing matchup of two of the best teams from the mid-major ranks.
TCU has played in the GMAC Bowl twice before, but in both cases the school held its exams one week earlier.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A16647-2003Nov26?language=printer   (605 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl: East Carolina vs. Marshall
The 125 points eclipsed the previous combined bowl-game high of 96 by Texas Tech and Air Force in the '95 Copper Bowl.
Josh Davis hauled in an 8-yard touchdown pass on third -and-goal in the second overtime.
QB Byron Leftwich made an early Heisman statement with his performance in the GMAC Bowl.
espn.go.com /ncf/bowls01/gmac.html   (485 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl - The Boston Globe
After a 56-49 loss to Conference USA rival Louisville Nov. 4, the Tigers reeled off three wins in a row, ending with a 31-15 decision over South Florida Nov. 27.
Bowling Green has the most prolific offense in the Mid-American Conference, and ranks second nationally in pass offense (335.6 yards per game) and fourth in total offense (501.6).
Quarterback Omar Jacobs, who took over for Cleveland Browns draftee Josh Harris, has thrown 36 touchdown passes with just three interceptions, and is fourth in the country in pass efficiency (167.8 rating).
www.boston.com /sports/colleges/football/articles/2004/12/22/gmac_bowl   (185 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Football Tickets : NCAA GMAC Bowl Football Tickets @ BuySellTix
The 2007 GMAC Bowl is scheduled to be played on January 7 and is at Ladd-Peebles Stadium just as all the other GMAC Bowl Games have been played.
The GMAC Bowl was previously known as the Mobile Alabama Bowl until 2000.
In 2000, the GMAC Bowl received corporate sponsorship from GMAC Financial Services, which is responsible for the name to this day.
www.buyselltix.com /ncaa/football/gmacBowl.php   (326 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl Tickets - College Bowl Game Tickets - Mobile, Alabama
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 GMAC Bowl Tickets - Football Bowl Game Tickets
If there was an award for the most under-rated college football bowl game, it just might go to the GMAC Bowl, which is set for January 7, 2007, at Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.
In addition to the GMAC Bowl being under-rated, the same could be said for the participating conferences — the Mid-American Conference (MAC), Western Athletic Conference (WAC) and Conference USA.
The GMAC Bowl will be one of your last chances to see a college football bowl game this year, so why not get a travel package to Mobile with great GMAC Bowl game tickets from GoTickets.com.
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 SportingNews.com - College Football - Toledo to play in GMAC Bowl
Bowl officials announced the selection of Toledo on Monday.
The Rockets, co-champions of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference, finished the season 8-3 and 6-2 in the league.
The GMAC Bowl will by Toledo's fourth postseason game in the last five years and 10th overall.
www.sportingnews.com /yourturn/viewtopic.php?t=39000   (171 words)

  
 TCU might turn down GMAC Bowl - The Honolulu Advertiser - Hawaii's Newspaper
The GMAC Bowl will be played Dec. 18, in Mobile, Ala.
Hyman said his concerns with playing in the GMAC Bowl are based strictly on academics.
The GMAC Bowl has the right to select the second-place finisher in Conference USA.
the.honoluluadvertiser.com /article/2003/Nov/28/sp/sp02a.html   (319 words)

  
 USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Ohio Bobcats (9-4) and the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles (8-5) will meet in the GMAC Bowl in Mobile, Ala., one day before college football crowns its national champion.
Utilizing a classic bend-but-don't-break style, Ohio allowed an average of 17.3 points this season — tops in the MAC and 22nd in the country — but allowed opponents to gain an average of 304.3 yards per game.
This is the first GMAC Bowl appearance for the Bobcats, who are bowling for the first time since 1968.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/football/bowls/gmac.htm   (587 words)

  
 GMAC Bowl - Online Media Credentials Application   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
All representatives of the media planning to cover the 2007 GMAC Bowl must submit his/her credential application no later than December 23, 2006.
Applications may be filed individually, or on behalf of an organization by the sports editor, news assignment editor, or other appropriate supervisor.
Prior to the game, credentials will be available for pick up during team practices, at the Bowl press conferences, or at the GMAC Bowl offices located at 1000 Hillcrest Road, Suite 115.
www.sportssystems.com /gmacbowl   (141 words)

  
 SportingNews.com - College Football - GMAC Bowl will be eve of BCS title game
(AP)-- The GMAC Bowl is moving to Sunday, Jan. 7, and will be played on the eve of the BCS national championship game, bowl officials said Friday.
The GMAC Bowl will kickoff at 7 p.m.
Silverstein said ESPN has cleared the GMAC Bowl to move to January at least through 2010.
www.sportingnews.com /yourturn/viewtopic.php?t=108443   (212 words)

  
 ESPN.com - NCF - GMAC BOWL
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For more information on the GMAC Bowl please visit the official bowl Web site.
Led by Bruce Gradkowski's five TD passes, Toledo rolled to a 45-13 victory in the GMAC Bowl.
sports.espn.go.com /ncf/bowls05/bowls?game=gmac   (400 words)

  
 Lexington Herald-Leader | 11/30/2006 | Ohio University accepts GMAC Bowl bid
Ohio accepted a bid to play in the GMAC Bowl, its third bowl appearance and first in nearly four decades.
Ohio has never won a bowl game, losing 49-42 to Richmond in the 1968 Tangerine Bowl and 15-14 to West Texas State in the 1962 Sun Bowl.
It'll be the first meeting between the programs, plus Miami's first appearance in the MPC Computers Bowl.
www.kentucky.com /mld/kentucky/sports/colleges/16128184.htm   (266 words)

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