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Bowl Central
The Match Up
Date: January 1, 2013
Location: Raymond James Stadium - Tampa, Fla.
Time: 1 p.m. ET kickoff
Stadium Capacity: 65,657
Network: ESPN
Live Stats: Gametracker
Live Radio: Gamecock All-Access

South Carolina Michigan
#11 South Carolina
(10-2, 6-2 SEC)
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#19 Michigan
(8-4, 6-2 Big Ten)
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Tickets Ticket allotment: 12,000 tickets

Seating Locations:
134-137, 233, 236, 238 (club seating)
140-151, 231, 241-245, 330-340 (regular reserved seats)
Band located in 140 and 143

Will call info: South Carolina player guest and will call will be located at gate C1, near the south end zone of the stadium.

Links: Order tickets | Seating chart

Bowl Information
The Outback Bowl is a college football game that is typically played on New Year's Day featuring teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference (3rd pick from each). The Outback Bowl, originally known as the Hall of Fame Bowl, has celebrated 21 years in Tampa. Over the years, Tampa Bay area fans have seen some great match ups.

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History 2012 Capital One: South Carolina 30, Nebraska 13
2010 Chick-fil-A: FSU 26, South Carolina 17
2010 UConn 20, South Carolina 7
2009 Outback: Iowa 31, South Carolina 10
2006 Liberty: South Carolina 44, Houston 36
2005 Independence: Mizzou 38, South Carolina 31
2002 Outback: South Carolina 31, Ohio State 28
2001 Outback: South Carolina 24, Ohio State 7
1995 Carquest: South Carolina 24, WVU 21
1988 Liberty: Indiana 34, South Carolina 10
1987 Gator: LSU 30, South Carolina 13
1984 Gator: Oklahoma State 21, South Carolina 14
1980 Gator: Pittsburgh 37, South Carolina 9
1979 Hall of Fame: Missouri 24, South Carolina 14
1975 Tangerine: Miami Ohio) 20, South Carolina 7
1969 Peach: West Virginia 14, South Carolina 3
1946 Gator: Wake Forest 26, South Carolina 14
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Fan Events
If you haven't already done so, there's still time to get your tickets and book your travel plans to watch Carolina in the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day! The Carolina Gamecocks will be headed to the Outback Bowl to play Michigan on January 1, 2013.

My Carolina and the Gamecock Club invite you to make your travel plans with us! Simply go to to sign up.

Gamecock Sports Travel has put together a great package which will include:
» Tickets to the game
» Hotel stay
» Official My Carolina pre-game event
» Transportation between the hotel and stadium before and after the game
» Bowl Game souvenir
Please note: If you have purchased a travel package for the Outback Bowl with us, your pre-game is already included in your trip!

Tailgate only package - go to (and scroll down the page)

Admission into the Official University of South Carolina Tailgate Party
Located across the street from the stadium on the soccer fields at Hillsborough Community College, on January 1 from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Lunch includes BBQ chicken and pork, hot dogs, beans, scrambled eggs, home fries, shrimp & grits, cole slaw, Florida salad, muffins, danish, bagels and cupcakes (If you wish to have a vegetarian plate, please note this in the Special Requests box on the final checkout page upon completion of your order)

Includes all of your beverages (Coca-Cola products and Budweiser and Bud Light Beer)

Child rate is for ages 11 and under

Please note: There is a limit to purchase 5 tickets in one order online, please call 877.352.1982 to purchase more in one order

Gamecock fans can visit Enterprise and enter "NA26USC" to receive a discount on their rental cars in Tampa. The PIN is "UNI."

Join us the night before the game at the official headquarters for Gamecock Fans in Tampa prior to the Outback Bowl.

History The Green Iguana - Ybor City
1708 East 7th Avenue,
Tampa, Florida 33605.
4 p.m. - 3 a.m.

The New Year's Eve Parade will pass by the Green Iguana beginning at 5:30 p.m.


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