The Houston Bowl
is a post-season NCAA
-sanctioned Division I-A college football
bowl game that has been played annually in Houston, Texas
, since 2000. Initially played at the Reliant Astrodome
(2000-2001), the venue for the games was moved to 69,500-seat Reliant Stadium
Formerly known as the galleryfurniture.com Bowl (2000-2001).
Corporate title sponsors: Gallery Furniture (2000-2001), EV1.net (2002-present).
Results by year (all games played in late December):
- 2000 East Carolina 40, Texas Tech 27
- 2001 Texas A&M 28, Texas Christian 9
- 2002 Oklahoma State 33, Southern Mississippi 23
- 2003 Texas Tech 38, Navy 14