Hawaii Bowl lands title sponsor after 4-year vacancy
  • Sunday, December 16, 2018
  • 79°

Sports Breaking| Top News

Hawaii Bowl lands title sponsor after 4-year vacancy

ADVERTISING

The Hawaii Bowl ended a four-year absence without a title sponsor for its postseason college football game by becoming the SoFi Hawaii Bowl today.

“SoFi” is a registered trademark of Social Finance, Inc., which is listed as a seven-year-old online personal finance company headquartered in San Francisco, Calif.

The title sponsorship agreement is for two years, the bowl’s executive director, Daryl Garvin, said. He declined to say how much the sponsorship was worth.

It is the third title sponsorship in the bowl’s 17-years of operation. ConAgra Foods was the original title sponsor in 2002 and was replaced by Sheraton Hotels from 2003-2013.

This year’s game will be played Dec. 22 at Aloha Stadium, matching Hawaii (8-5) and Louisiana Tech (7-5) of Conference USA.

Comments (9)
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Scroll Up