The newly created DXL Frisco Bowl will be played from its new Frisco, Texas, home beginning in December 2017. The bowl game is now owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, and is affiliated with the American Athletic Conference. ESPN Events has entered into a partnership with FC Dallas to host and manage the bowl game and its ancillary events through the 2019 game.

The inaugural bowl game will air on ESPN on Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT from Toyota Stadium. Toyota Stadium is the home of FC Dallas of Major League Soccer and host to the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Championship Game since 2010. It has a football capacity of 20,500.