2016 TaxSlayer Bowl Schedule

The 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl will take place on December 31st, 2016. The game will pit the SEC representative, Kentucky Wildcats, against the ACC rep, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. The game will take place at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida and will kick off at 11 am. This will be the 71st edition of the bowl game (previously referred to as the Gator Bowl). The 2016 edition of the bowl game saw the Penn State Nittany Lions take on the Georgia Bulldogs. You can also checkout the complete 2016-17 college football bowl schedule and the printable 2016-17 college football playoff bracket to help you follow the action this bowling season. Of note, this will actually be the second TaxSlayer Bowl played this calendar year with the previous year’s game occurring on January 2nd, 2016. Let’s enjoy some football!

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What TV Network will broadcast the TaxSlayer Bowl?

ESPN will show the game and the audio broadcast will be covered by ESPN Radio.

TaxSlayer Bowl Matchup

Date: December 31, 2016
Time: 11:00 am (ET)
Matchup: Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
TV: ESPN
Radio: ESPN Radio

Past TaxSlayer Bowl Results (Last 10 Years)

Date Year Winner Loser
January 1 2005 (17) Florida State 30 West Virginia 18
January 2 2006 (12) Virginia Tech 35 (15) Louisville 24
January 1 2007 (13) West Virginia 38 Georgia Tech 35
January 1 2008 Texas Tech 31 (21) Virginia 28
January 1 2009 Nebraska 26 Clemson 21
January 1 2010 Florida State 33 (18) West Virginia 21
January 1 2011 (21) Mississippi State 52 Michigan 14
January 2 2012 Florida 24 Ohio State 17
January 1 2013 (21) Northwestern 34 Mississippi State 20
January 1 2014 Nebraska 24 (22) Georgia 19
January 2 2015 Tennessee 45 Iowa 28
January 2 2016 Georgia 24 Penn State 17