New Mexico Bowl 2018: Utah State football will face North Texas in the 13th annual New Mexico Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 15, at noon MT, at Dreamstyle Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it was announced Sunday. The 2018 Gildan New Mexico Bowl is set and will feature the Utah State Aggies and the North Texas Mean Green.
Event: New Mexico Bowl 2018
Team: Utah State vs North Texas
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Game Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
This year the New Mexico Bowl will feature the North Texas Mean Green from Conference USA and the Utah State Aggies from the Mountain West Conference. This match-up should pan out to be an exciting one. Both teams finished in second in their respective divisions and faced stout competition all year. Their bowl appearances are both deserving and expected.
This bowl game will kick off this wild and highly anticipated bowl season. This year has been marked by many story lines and wild games. Now, the college football nation is ready to crown some champions. A game like the one between North Texas and Utah State will set the mood for the entire bowl season and cause some excitement as we head into the best time of the year.
The New Mexico Bowl again features teams from the Mountain West Conference and Conference USA. The leagues have been pitted against each other three times in the bowl game.The 13th Annual New Mexico Bowl will once again be played on the first day of the college football’s bowl season, for the tenth consecutive season. The 2018 New Mexico Bowl is scheduled to features a matchup of Conference USA vs the Mountain West.
North Texas and Utah State are playing in the opening day of college football bowl games as the two sides have qualified for the 2018 New Mexico Bowl. The Gildan New Mexico has had its share of high-scoring games during its previous 12 years of existence. New Texas Tech coach Matt Wells has brought six more of his assistant coaches from Utah State to be on his staff with the Red Raiders.