Victorious Scarlet Knights Head to the Russell Athletic Bowl

Congratulations to Coach Flood and the entire Scarlet Knights football program for a great season and for winning a share of the BIG EAST Championship for the first time in school history!

Rutgers (9-3, 5-2 BIG EAST) will make their seventh bowl appearance in eight years as they take on the Virginia Tech Hokies in the 2012 Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando, FL. Kickoff is set for 5:30 p.m. (EST) on Friday, December 28 at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium.

The game will be televised live on ESPN. The Rutgers Radio Network begins pregame coverage of the bowl at 4:30 p.m. (EST).

Game Information

  • Rutgersbowl.com
    Visit the Rutgers bowl website where you can learn about events planned for the bowl and purchase tickets and travel packages.
  • Russellathleticbowl.com
    Learn about pregame parties, purchase bowl merchandise, see the stadium map, and get parking and ticket information.

Can’t Make It to the Game?

If you cannot make it to the game, but are interested in getting together with fellow fans to watch the game on television, see if a regional tailgate party is planned in your area.