The North Carolina Tar Heels have been a consistent presence during bowl season throughout their college football program history. North Carolina has been to over 28 bowl games and have won more than 12 times over the years, including two winning streaks of at least four games. The success the Tar Heels have had in their bowl games along with the consistency of their appearance has raised expectations at Chapel Hill among the fan base that missing a bowl game is no longer acceptable.
North Carolina has had a few memorable bowl victories over the years including their double overtime victory in the 2010 Music City Bowl in Nashville, Tennessee in front of nearly 70,000 fans. The Tar Heels victory against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the 1998 Gator Bowl is another memorable win because it was their largest bowl victory in program history and their second consecutive Gator Bowl win.
North Carolina fans are very loyal and love to travel to see their favorite team play. Whether it be the Meineke Car Care Bowl in Charlotte, North Carolina or the Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida in front of 70,000, North Carolina fans will be in attendance. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for North Carolina Tar Heels Game tickets.
North Carolina Tar Heels Recent Bowl Game History
The Independence Bowl was played on December 29, 2015 between the North Carolina Tar Heels and Baylor Bears. The Tar Heels would eventually fall, 38-49, to the Bears. After a promising regular season, the Tar Heels' young team are ready to take another shot at the ACC Championship Game in 2016. The average ticket price of the Independence Bowl was $76.