There’s a new name for the Papajohns.com Bowl, the BBVA Compass Bowl, but you can still expect exciting college football from this fun bowl game. Originally titled the Birmingham Bowl, the 2011 BBVA Compass Bowl sets the Kentucky Wildcats from the Southeastern Conference (SEC) against the Pittsburgh Panthers of the Big East Conference. Fans snap up tickets at a rapid rate, so if you want to see the BBVA Compass Bowl live, get your tickets today!
Legion Field has been the site of previous college football bowls: the Hall of Fame Bowl from 1977 to 1985 and the All-America Bowl from 1986 to 1990. ESPN Regional TV owns the Birmingham game, which received NCAA approval early in 2006.