2016-17 college football bowl game attendance

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A look at the official attendance numbers for each FBS game played in the 2016-17 college football bowl season.

New Mexico Bowl: 29,688

New Mexico 23, UTSA 20 Date: Dec. 17,
(Credit: AP / Andres Leighton)

New Mexico 23, UTSA 20

Date: Dec. 17, 2016

Location: University Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Capacity: 39,224 (75.7 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 30,289

Las Vegas Bowl: 29,286

San Diego State 34, Houston 10 Date: Dec.
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San Diego State 34, Houston 10

Date: Dec. 17, 2016

Location: Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada

Capacity: 40,000 (73.2 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 42,214

Camellia Bowl: 20,300

Appalachian State 31, Toledo 28 Date: Dec. 17,
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Appalachian State 31, Toledo 28

Date: Dec. 17, 2016

Location: Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Alabama

Capacity: 21,000 (96.7 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 21,395

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Cure Bowl: 27,213

Arkansas State 31, UCF 13 Date: Dec. 17,
(Credit: TNS / Joe Burbank)

Arkansas State 31, UCF 13

Date: Dec. 17, 2016

Location: Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida

Capacity: 65,000 (41.9 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 18,546

New Orleans Bowl: 35,061

Southern Miss 28, UL Lafayette 21 Date: Dec.
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Southern Miss 28, UL Lafayette 21

Date: Dec. 17, 2016

Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans

Capacity: 76,468 (45.9 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 32,847

Miami Beach Bowl: 15,262

Tulsa 55, Central Michigan 10 Date: Dec. 19,
(Credit: TNS / Carl Juste)

Tulsa 55, Central Michigan 10

Date: Dec. 19, 2016

Location: Marlins Park in Miami

Capacity: 34,000 (44.9 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 21,712

Boca Raton Bowl: 24,726

Western Kentucky 51, Memphis 31 Date: Dec. 20,
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Western Kentucky 51, Memphis 31

Date: Dec. 20, 2016

Location: FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida

Capacity: 29,419 (84 percent)

2015-16 attendance: 25,908

Poinsettia Bowl: 28,114

Brigham Young 24, Wyoming 21 Date: Dec. 21,
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Brigham Young 24, Wyoming 21

Date: Dec. 21, 2016

Location: Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego

Capacity: 70,561 (39.8 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 21,501

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Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: 24,975

Idaho 61, Colorado State 50 Date: Dec. 22,
(Credit: AP / Otto Kitsinger)

Idaho 61, Colorado State 50

Date: Dec. 22, 2016

Location: Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho

Capacity: 36,387 (68.6 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 18,876

Bahamas Bowl: 13,422

Old Dominion 24, Eastern Michigan 20 Date: Dec.
(Credit: AP/Old Dominion/Jason Cooper)

Old Dominion 24, Eastern Michigan 20

Date: Dec. 23, 2016

Location: Thomas A. Robinson Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas

Capacity: 15,023 (89.3 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 13,123

Armed Forces Bowl: 40,542

Louisiana Tech 48, Navy 45 Date: Dec. 23,
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Louisiana Tech 48, Navy 45

Date: Dec. 23, 2016

Location: Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas

Capacity: 45,000 (90 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 38,915

Dollar General Bowl: 32,377

Troy 28, Ohio 23 Date: Dec. 23, 2016
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Troy 28, Ohio 23

Date: Dec. 23, 2016

Location: Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama

Capacity: 33,471 (96.7 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 28,656

Hawaii Bowl: 23,175

Hawaii 52, Middle Tennessee 35 Date: Dec. 24,
(Credit: AP / Eugene Tanner)

Hawaii 52, Middle Tennessee 35

Date: Dec. 24, 2016

Location: Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii

Capacity: 50,000 (46.4 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 22,793

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St. Petersburg Bowl: 15,717

Mississippi State 17, Miami (OH) 16 Date: Dec.
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Mississippi State 17, Miami (OH) 16

Date: Dec. 26, 2016

Location: Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida

Capacity: 31,043 (50.6 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 14,652

Quick Lane Bowl: 19,117

Boston College 36, Maryland 30 Date: Dec. 26,
(Credit: Getty Images / Leon Halip)

Boston College 36, Maryland 30

Date: Dec. 26, 2016

Location: Ford Field in Detroit

Capacity: 65,000 (29.4 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 34,217

Independence Bowl: 28,995

North Carolina State 41, Vanderbilt 17 Date: Dec.
(Credit: AP / Rogelio V. Solis)

North Carolina State 41, Vanderbilt 17

Date: Dec. 26, 2016

Location: Independence Stadium in Shreveport, Louisiana

Capacity: 49,565 (58.5 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 31,289

Heart of Dallas Bowl: 39,117

Army 38, North Texas 31 (OT) Date: Dec.
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Army 38, North Texas 31 (OT)

Date: Dec. 27, 2016

Location: Cotton Bowl in Dallas

Capacity: 92,100 (42.5 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 20,229

Military Bowl: 26,656

Wake Forest 34, Temple 26 Date: Dec. 27,
(Credit: TNS / Paul W. Gillespie)

Wake Forest 34, Temple 26

Date: Dec. 27, 2016

Location: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland

Capacity: 34,000 (78.4 percent)

2015-16 attendance: 36,352

Holiday Bowl: 48,704

Minnesota 17, Washington State 12 Date: Dec. 27,
(Credit: TNS / K.C. Alfred)

Minnesota 17, Washington State 12

Date: Dec. 27, 2016

Location: Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego

Capacity: 70,561 (69 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 48,329

Cactus Bowl: 33,328

Baylor 31, Boise State 12 Date: Dec. 27,
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Baylor 31, Boise State 12

Date: Dec. 27, 2016

Location: Chase Field in Phoenix

Capacity: 48,519 (68.7 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 39,321

Pinstripe Bowl: 37,918

Northwestern 31, Pittsburgh 24 Date: Dec. 28, 2016
(Credit: Errol Anderson)

Northwestern 31, Pittsburgh 24
Date: Dec. 28, 2016
Location: Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York
Capacity: 54,251 (69.5 percent full)
2015-16 attendance: 37,218

Russell Athletic Bowl: 48,625

Miami 31, West Virginia 14 Date: Dec. 28,
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Miami 31, West Virginia 14
Date: Dec. 28, 2016
Location: Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida
Capacity: 65,000 (74.8 percent full)
2015-16 attendance: 40, 418

Foster Farms Bowl: 27,608

Utah 26, Indiana 24 Date: Dec. 28, 2016
(Credit: AP / Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Utah 26, Indiana 24

Date: Dec. 28, 2016

Location: Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California

Capacity: 68,500 (40.3 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 33,527

Texas Bowl: 68,412

Kansas State 33, Texas A&M 28 Date: Dec.
(Credit: TNS / Bo Rader)

Kansas State 33, Texas A&M 28

Date: Dec. 28, 2016

Location: NRG Stadium in Houston

Capacity: 71,795 (95.3 percent)

2015-16 attendance: 71,307

Birmingham Bowl: 31, 229

South Florida 46, South Carolina 39 Date: Dec.
(Credit: AP / Butch Dill)

South Florida 46, South Carolina 39
Date: Dec. 29, 2016
Location: Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama
Capacity: 71,594 (43.6 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 59,430

Alamo Bowl: 59,815

Oklahoma State 38, Colorado 8 Date: Dec. 29,
(Credit: AP / Eric Gay)

Oklahoma State 38, Colorado 8
Date: Dec. 29, 2016
Location: Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas
Capacity: 65,000 (92 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 64,569

Belk Bowl: 46,902

Virginia Tech 35, Arkansas 24 Date: Dec. 29,
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Virginia Tech 35, Arkansas 24
Date: Dec. 29, 2016
Location: Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina
Capacity: 73,778 (63.6 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 46,423

Orange Bowl: 67,432

Florida State 33, Michigan 32 Date: Dec. 30,
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Florida State 33, Michigan 32
Date: Dec. 30, 2016
Location: Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida
Capacity: 65,326 (100 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 67,615

Sun Bowl: 42,166

Stanford 25, North Carolina 23 Date: Dec. 30,
(Credit: AP / Mark Lambie)

Stanford 25, North Carolina 23
Date: Dec. 30, 2016
Location: Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas
Capacity: 51,500 (81.9 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 41,180

Liberty Bowl: 51,087

Georgia 31, TCU 23 Date: Dec. 30, 2016
(Credit: AP / Mark Weber)

Georgia 31, TCU 23
Date: Dec. 30, 2016
Location: Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tennessee
Capacity: 61,008 (83.7 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 61,136

Music City Bowl: 68,496

Tennessee 38, Nebraska 24 Date: Dec. 30, 2016
(Credit: AP / Mark Humphrey)

Tennessee 38, Nebraska 24
Date: Dec. 30, 2016
Location: Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee
Capacity: 69,143 (99 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 50,478

Arizona Bowl: 33,868

Air Force 45, South Alabama 21 Date: Dec.
(Credit: AP / Rick Scuteri)

Air Force 45, South Alabama 21
Date: Dec. 30, 2016
Location: Arizona Stadium in Tucson
Capacity: 55,675 (60.8 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 20,425

TaxSlayer Bowl: 43,102

Georgia Tech 33, Kentucky 18 Date: Dec. 31,
(Credit: Getty Images / Rob Foldy)

Georgia Tech 33, Kentucky 18

Date: Dec. 31, 2016

Location: EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida

Capacity: 67,246 (64.1 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 58,212

Citrus Bowl: 46,063

LSU 29, Louisville 9 Date: Dec. 31, 2016
(Credit: TNS / Joe Burbank)

LSU 29, Louisville 9

Date: Dec. 31, 2016

Location: Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida

Capacity: 65,000 (70.9 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 63,113

Peach Bowl: 75,996

Alabama 24, Washington 7 Date: Dec. 31,
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Alabama 24, Washington 7

Date: Dec. 31, 2016

Location: Georgia Dome in Atlanta

Capacity: 74,228 (102.4 percent full)

2016-17 attendance: 71,007

Fiesta Bowl: 71,279

Clemson 31, Ohio State 0 Date: Dec. 31,
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Clemson 31, Ohio State 0

Date: Dec. 31, 2016

Location: University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona

Capacity: 72,200 (98.7 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 71,123

Cotton Bowl: 59,615

Wisconsin 24, Western Michigan 16 Date: Jan. 2,
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Wisconsin 24, Western Michigan 16

Date: Jan. 2, 2016

Location: AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas

Capacity: 80,000 (74.5 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 82,812

Outback Bowl: 51,119

Florida 30, Iowa 3 Date: Jan. 2, 2017
(Credit: AP / Andres Leiva)

Florida 30, Iowa 3

Date: Jan. 2, 2017

Location: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida

Capacity: 65,890 (77.6 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 53,202

Rose Bowl: 92,128

USC 52, Penn State 49 Date: Jan. 2,
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USC 52, Penn State 49

Date: Jan. 2, 2017

Location: Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California

Capacity: 92,542 (99.6 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 94,268

Sugar Bowl: 54,077

Oklahoma 35, Auburn 19 Date: Jan. 2, 2017
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Oklahoma 35, Auburn 19

Date: Jan. 2, 2017

Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans

Capacity: 76,468 (74.9 percent full)

2015-16 attendance: 72,117

CFP National Championship Game: 74,512

Clemson 35, Alabama 31 Date: Jan. 9, 2017
(Credit: Getty Images / Brian Blanco)

Clemson 35, Alabama 31
Date: Jan. 9, 2017
Location: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida
Capacity: 74,512 (100 percent)
2015-16 attendance: 75,765
2015-16 location: University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona
2015-16 capacity: 65,000

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