Michigan routed Stanford, , prompting the football contest to be replaced with Roman-style chariot races inspired by the literary classic Ben-Hur.
The Rose Bowl Game is an annual American college football bowl game, usually played on January 1 at the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena, California. When New Year's Day falls on a Sunday, the game is played on Monday, January 2. The Rose Bowl is an American outdoor athletic stadium, located in Pasadena, California, a northeast suburb of Los Angeles. Opened in October , the.
The exclusive agreement among the Tournament of Roses Association, the Big Ten Conference and the Pac Conference was born in , and the first game played under the agreement took place on January 1, The pact is the oldest intercollegiate postseason bowl agreement between two major conferences in the United States. This collegiate classic has been the occasion of many firsts.
The Rose Bowl Game was the occasion of first local radio broadcast of an East-West bowl game in , the first transcontinental radio broadcast of a sporting event in , the first local telecast of a college football game in , the first national telecast of a college football game in and the first coast-to-coast color telecast of a collegiate football game in Rose Bowl , formally Pasadena Tournament of Roses , oldest American postseason college gridiron football contest, held annually in Pasadena , California.
The first festival, originally called the Battle of Flowers, was held on January 1, , under the auspices of the Valley Hunt Club and consisted of local citizens decorating their carriages and buggies with flowers and driving over a prearranged route; the parade was followed by amateur athletic events.
From the tournament was conducted by a newly established Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association. Interspersed among the floats are marching bands and costumed horses and riders, and included in the 5.
In the first football game was held between the University of Michigan and Stanford University in Tournament Park, but chariot races and other contests were thereafter substituted, and football was not introduced as the annual contest until The Rose Bowl stadium opened in , in time for the game. Originally, the championship team of the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate Athletic Conference now the Pacific simply invited a winning team from anywhere in the eastern United States to be its opponent.
Beginning in , however, the Rose Bowl brought together teams from the Big Ten in the Midwest and Pacific conferences and their forerunners; with the advent of the College Football Playoff system, the bowl has maintained its tie-in with these two conferences, generally matching their champions unless the team or the bowl is participating in the national championship semifinals.
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