Last Updated on December 28, 2021
It is officially bowl season. Barstool Sports had been awarded their first bowl with the Arizona Bowl this year, which has been dubbed the “Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl”. The game will not be on live television, but you will be able to watch on BarstoolSports’ website, and there are plenty of festivities during the week leading up to the game.
Without further ado, let’s dive into the Barstool Arizona Bowl. We look at who is playing, when the game is, how to get tickets and more. In addition, we give our betting picks on the game, look at the opening odds, and how to wager on the first bowl game in Barstool’s history.
Breaking News: Arizona Bowl Cancelled
Unfortunately due to COVID19 concerns, the Arizona Bowl has been cancelled this year.
Who is playing in the Barstool Arizona Bowl?
On Sunday, December 5th, Barstool Sports president Dave Portnoy released a video on who will participate in the Barstool Arizona Bowl. He went through the teams that were not selected first, including the Toledo Rockets, Nevada Wolf Pack, Northern Illinois Huskies and more until two hats were left. The teams representing the first Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl were set to be the Boise State Broncos vs. the Central Michigan Chippewas at first.
Introducing The Teams For The Barstool Arizona Bowl pic.twitter.com/ICZjTUD8rb
— Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) December 5, 2021
**** The issue is on December 27th, Boise State had to pull out of the Arizona Bowl due to COVID concerns, as reported by Dave Portnoy.
Breaking: @BroncoSportsFB has pulled out of @theARIZONABOWL due to too many players contracting covid. We are actively looking for a replacement. I suggest @WSUCougarFB does a poll of players whether they want to play in Az bowl or Sun Bowl.
— Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) December 27, 2021
When is the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl?
The first annual Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl will take place on New Years Eve day at 2 PM EST. This is the first annual Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl, after the company had been trying to get a bowl game for years. It will feature personality broadcasting, a halftime show by the lead singer in Creed, and a fun week of events leading up to the game. Tickets are on sale, and it will be available to watch on BarstoolSports.com.
Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl Game Odds
With the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl set as a matchup between Boise State and Central Michigan, the opening odds were released at Barstool Sportsbook with Boise State as a 10-point favorite. After Christmas in 2021, the odds shifted towards Central Michigan.
|Boise State Broncos||-6 (-113)||-250||o55.5 (-110)|
|Central Michigan Chippewas||+6 (-108)||+190||u55.5 (-110)|
After Boise State pulled out of the Arizona Bowl due to COVID concerns, Barstool has been actively looking for a replacement.
Calling @HuskerFBNation Let’s go Husker Nation! Scott Frost finally gets Big Red to bowl game! Turns program around. We’ll put @_willcompton on the call! Michigan would do it if we weren’t in playoff!
— Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) December 27, 2021
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Our Betting Picks
- After a new team is named for the Arizona Bowl, we will provide our betting picks.
How can I buy tickets to the Barstool Arizona Bowl?
Buying tickets to attend the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl is very easy. Here is a look at how to buy tickets to the game, if you are interested.
- Visit BarstoolSports.com/ArizonaBowl.
- Scroll to “Arizona Bowl Game”.
- Click “Buy Tickets”.
- Enjoy the Arizona Bowl.
There are a few specials, as there always is at Barstool Sports. If you purchase tickets to the concert, you get a ticket to the game as well. If you purchase tickets to the Arizona Scramble, you will also get tickets to both the concert and the bowl game.
Can I bet on the Barstool AZ Bowl Game?
Yes, betting on the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl is very easy if you are located in legal sports betting states. Here is how to bet on the Arizona Bowl.
- Sign up here at Barstool Sportsbook.
- Deposit to fund your account.
- Go to the NCAAF section of the Barstool Sportsbook mobile app.
- Scroll down to 12/31 games, find the Arizona Bowl.
- Bet on the spread, moneyline, total, props, or more.
- Enjoy the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl.
Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl Events
Like any other Barstool Sports function, it is not just “a game”. Barstool has events, parties, and more planned in Arizona surrounding the bowl game. Here is a look at some of the events taking place leading up to the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl.
- Buckled Bar Crawl at The Hut, O’Malleys and Hi-Fi – 12/29 at 5 PM.
- The Dozen Live Show at Playground Bar & Lounge – 12/29 at 8 PM.
- Arizona Scramble at the Paloma Golf Club – 12/30 at 7:30 AM.
- KFC Radio Show at Charro Steak & Del Rey – 12/30 at 7:00 PM.
- Pop Punk Concert at ENCORE – 12/30 at 10:00 PM.
- Pre Game Tailgate – 12/31 8:00 AM
- Barstool Arizona Bowl Pre Game Show – 12/31 10:30 AM
- Arizona Bowl Game at Arizona Stadium – 12/31 at 12:00 PM.
3 days until the festivities start up. Here’s what Wed-Fri will look like
— The Barstool Arizona Bowl (@BarstoolBowlAZ) December 26, 2021
For more information, check out the Barstool Arizona Bowl website.
Barstool Arizona Bowl FAQ
Who is in the Barstool Arizona Bowl?
The Barstool Arizona Bowl is a college football bowl game between Central Michigan and a team to be named.
Is the Barstool bowl game on TV?
No. To watch the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl, you must watch on BarstoolSports.com
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