The Fight Hunger Bowl is played each December at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California. Since 2002, the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl has treated millions of fans to some of the most exciting bowl games in college football. The game matches up a choice from the Pac-12 Conference with BYU in 2013. Beginning in 2014, it will feature a team from the Big Ten and be played at the new Levi's Stadium in San Francisco. The Fight Hunger has been sponsored in the past by Kraft and Diamond Foods, Inc. It was previously called the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl, Emerald Bowl and the San Francisco Bowl. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Fight Hunger Bowl tickets.
2014 Fight Hunger Bowl Preview
The 2013 Fight Hunger Bowl between BYU and Washington started off close and headed into halftime with just a five point difference favoring the Huskies 21-16. Washington would keep the Cougars out of the end zone for the remainder of the game capping off the game with a 45 yard field goal to win 31-16. Check back later for a preview of the 2014 Fight Hunger Bowl between BYU and the Pac-12.
Check out our Fight Hunger Bowl Preview History page for previews of previous Fight Hunger Bowl games.
Fight Hunger Bowl at AT&T Park Address: 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco, California, 94107
The Fight Hunger Bowl is held at AT&T Park, home of the San Francisco Giants. It’s located just south of downtown San Francisco in the SoMa (South of Market) neighborhood. It also was the home of the Cal Golden Bears in 2011 and the San Francisco Demons of the short-lived XFL.
The team benches are both on the same side, in front of sections A through H, which is usually right field at AT&T Park. Field Level sections 122 through 129 also offer a great view from the other sideline. Sections in the 130s are behind the end zone and 136-141 are bleacher seats.
This is the club level of the park, and unlike the field level sections has alphanumeric rows. Most sections will go from row A through M, unless there is wheelchair accessible seating instead of the last few rows of the section.
The first few rows of these sections that go all around the park are called “View Box” and are alphanumerically numbered. After that, the sections are called View Reserved and are back to numbered rows.
Fight Hunger Bowl Event Guide
What are the best attractions to see when in San Francisco for the Fight Hunger Bowl?
Pier 39 is a must for anyone in town for the game. You can get a great view of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, as well as world-class dining and the Aquarium of the Bay to get a good look at the otters SF is famous for. There’s also Golden Gate Park and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
What is the best way to get to AT&T Park for the Fight Hunger Bowl?
We’d suggest taking the BART to Embarcadero Station. Muni Metro Streetcar service to the park is available daily on the T-Third. Fans can transfer from any Metro line to streetcars serving the ballpark at Embarcadero station – look for trains headed to Mission Bay, Caltrain or Sunnydale and get off at the Second Street/Ballpark Station.
What is the best game in Fight Hunger Bowl history?
The 2008 Emerald Bowl was a classic that had the Cal Golden Bears beat the Miami Hurricanes 24-17. Cal RB Jahvid Best was named MVP after his 186-yard performance. Best scored the game’s first two touchdowns to give Cal a lead they would not give back.
Who are the most famous players to play in the Fight Hunger Bowl?
Colin Kaepernick led his Nevada Wolfpack to the 2011 Fight Hunger Bowl win, while Matt Barkley took the USC Trojans to a 20-13 win over Boston College. It’s one of the newer bowls, so you can be sure even more superstars will grace the field in the upcoming years.