MEDIA ADVISORY: MAKERS WANTED BAHAMAS BOWL PRESS CONFERENCE FRIDAY, NOV. 30; 11:30 AM-12:15 PM (THOMAS A. ROBINSON NATIONAL STADIUM)
WHO: Head football coaches and athletic directors of the two participating schools (FIU and Toledo) in the 2018 Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl, representatives of the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl and representatives from the Bahamas Government.
WHAT: Press conference to introduce the head coaches (FIU’s Butch Davis and Toledo’s Jason Candle) and athletic directors of the two participating institutions (FIU and Toledo) in the 2018 Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl and to discuss the upcoming December 21 game in Nassau. A photo opportunity and one-on-one interview opportunities will be provided to the media after the formal press conference is complete.
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 (11:30 a.m-12:15 p.m.) NOTE: Due to tight travel schedules for the coaches involved, the press conference will begin at 11:30 a.m. sharp. We appreciate your consideration with our coaches’ schedules.
WHERE: Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium (Western Grandstand Lobby)
CONTACT: Chris Pika, Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Director of Communications (firstname.lastname@example.org; 678-908-4853 cell)
For more information on the 2018 Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl, visit MakersWantedBahamasBowl.com. The game is one of 15 postseason bowl games owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN.
About The Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl
The Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl will provide student-athletes, conference partners, alumni, fans and sponsors a first-class international bowl experience while promoting The Bahamas and highlighting the educational and athletic opportunities for the youth of The Islands through college football. The fifth-annual Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl will take place in Nassau, Bahamas on December 21, 2018 at Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium between FIU (Conference USA) and Toledo (Mid-American Conference). The game will be televised nationally in the United States on ESPN.
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