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Florida Gators Bowls

Location: Gainesville, Florida ▪ Colors: Orange & Blue
Stadium: Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (cap. 88,548)
Record: 103 Years, 659-393-37, .622 W-L% (Major School)

Conferences: SEC, Southern and Ind
Conference Champion: 9 Times
Bowls: 40 Bowls, 20-20, .500 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 35 Times (Preseason), 29 Times (Final), 555 Weeks (Total)

40 Bowls

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Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 2012 Jan 2, 2013 Wed Sugar Bowl Louisville 33 Florida 23 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
2 2011 Jan 2, 2012 Mon Gator Bowl Florida 24 Ohio State 17 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
3 2010 Jan 1, 2011 Sat Outback Bowl Florida 37 Penn State 24 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
4 2009 Jan 1, 2010 Fri Sugar Bowl Florida 51 Cincinnati 24 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
5 2008 Jan 8, 2009 Thu BCS Championship Florida 24 Oklahoma 14 BCS Championship (Miami, FL)
6 2007 Jan 1, 2008 Tue Capital One Bowl Michigan 41 Florida 35 Capital One Bowl (Orlando, FL)
7 2006 Jan 8, 2007 Mon BCS Championship Florida 41 Ohio State 14 BCS Championship (Glendale, AZ)
8 2005 Jan 2, 2006 Mon Outback Bowl Florida 31 Iowa 24 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
9 2004 Dec 31, 2004 Fri Peach Bowl Miami (FL) 27 Florida 10 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
10 2003 Jan 1, 2004 Thu Outback Bowl Iowa 37 Florida 17 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
11 2002 Jan 1, 2003 Wed Outback Bowl Michigan 38 Florida 30 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
12 2001 Jan 2, 2002 Wed Orange Bowl Florida 56 Maryland 23 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
13 2000 Jan 2, 2001 Tue Sugar Bowl Miami (FL) 37 Florida 20 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
14 1999 Jan 1, 2000 Sat Citrus Bowl Michigan State 37 Florida 34 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
15 1998 Jan 2, 1999 Sat Orange Bowl Florida 31 Syracuse 10 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
16 1997 Jan 1, 1998 Thu Citrus Bowl Florida 21 Penn State 6 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
17 1996 Jan 2, 1997 Thu Sugar Bowl Florida 52 Florida State 20 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
18 1995 Jan 2, 1996 Tue Fiesta Bowl Nebraska 62 Florida 24 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
19 1994 Jan 2, 1995 Mon Sugar Bowl Florida State 23 Florida 17 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
20 1993 Jan 1, 1994 Sat Sugar Bowl Florida 41 West Virginia 7 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
Rk Year Date Day Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
21 1992 Dec 31, 1992 Thu Gator Bowl Florida 27 North Carolina State 10 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
22 1991 Jan 1, 1992 Wed Sugar Bowl Notre Dame 39 Florida 28 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
23 1989 Dec 30, 1989 Sat Freedom Bowl Washington 34 Florida 7 Freedom Bowl (Anaheim, CA)
24 1988 Dec 29, 1988 Thu All-American Bowl Florida 14 Illinois 10 All-American Bowl (Birmingham, AL)
25 1987 Dec 25, 1987 Fri Aloha Bowl UCLA 20 Florida 16 Aloha Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
26 1983 Dec 30, 1983 Fri Gator Bowl Florida 14 Iowa 6 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
27 1982 Dec 31, 1982 Fri Bluebonnet Bowl Arkansas 28 Florida 24 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)
28 1981 Dec 31, 1981 Thu Peach Bowl West Virginia 26 Florida 6 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
29 1980 Dec 20, 1980 Sat Tangerine Bowl Florida 35 Maryland 20 Tangerine Bowl (Orlando, FL)
30 1976 Jan 2, 1977 Sun Sun Bowl Texas A&M 37 Florida 14 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
31 1975 Dec 29, 1975 Mon Gator Bowl Maryland 13 Florida 0 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
32 1974 Dec 31, 1974 Tue Sugar Bowl Nebraska 13 Florida 10 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
33 1973 Dec 22, 1973 Sat Tangerine Bowl Miami (OH) 16 Florida 7 Tangerine Bowl (Gainesville, FL)
34 1969 Dec 27, 1969 Sat Gator Bowl Florida 14 Tennessee 13 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
35 1966 Jan 2, 1967 Mon Orange Bowl Florida 27 Georgia Tech 12 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
36 1965 Jan 1, 1966 Sat Sugar Bowl Missouri 20 Florida 18 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
37 1962 Dec 29, 1962 Sat Gator Bowl Florida 17 Penn State 7 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
38 1960 Dec 31, 1960 Sat Gator Bowl Florida 13 Baylor 12 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
39 1958 Dec 27, 1958 Sat Gator Bowl Mississippi 7 Florida 3 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
40 1952 Jan 1, 1953 Thu Gator Bowl Florida 14 Tulsa 13 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)