Liberty Bowl set for Jan. 2 this season
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The Liberty Bowl is moving to January this season.
Officials said Wednesday the game will be played Jan. 2. It is set to start at 3:20 p.m. EST and will be televised by ESPN.
This marks the third time the Liberty Bowl has taken place on Jan. 2. The Liberty Bowl also had a Jan. 2 date for the 2008 and 2009 seasons, though it typically has been played in late December.