Iowa Hawkeyes and Mississippi State Bulldogs alum and fans take in the Florida sun during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football’s best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m.

 Iowa Hawkeye cheerleaders join Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders in the water pit after a tug of war contests at Clearwater Beach on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. The Hawkeyes women's and men's​ cheerleading squads defeated the Bulldogs in both contests. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeye cheerleaders join Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders in the water pit after a tug of war contests at Clearwater Beach on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. The Hawkeyes women's and men's​ cheerleading squads defeated the Bulldogs in both contests. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes cheerleaders perform for fans on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia, ​and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes cheerleaders perform for fans on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia, ​and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Some of the 400-member Mississippi State's Famous Maroon Band perform during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events include live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war and other contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Some of the 400-member Mississippi State's Famous Maroon Band perform during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events include live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war and other contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times


Kylene Spanbauer, majorette with the Golden Girls Feature Twirlers, performs with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia, ​and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Kylene Spanbauer, majorette with the Golden Girls Feature Twirlers, performs with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia, ​and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeye cheerleaders battle with Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders at Clearwater Beach during a tug of war on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeye cheerleaders battle with Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders at Clearwater Beach during a tug of war on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders battle with the Iowa Hawkeyes Cheerleaders at Clearwater Beach for a tug of war on Sunday (12/30/18) during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders battle with the Iowa Hawkeyes Cheerleaders at Clearwater Beach for a tug of war on Sunday (12/30/18) during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes fan, five-year-old Lucas Biancuzzo, center, runs a gauntlet of football players, from left, Ryan Gersonde, Max Cooper, Nick Anderson, Austin Spiewak and Dominique Dafney, while attending the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes fan, five-year-old Lucas Biancuzzo, center, runs a gauntlet of football players, from left, Ryan Gersonde, Max Cooper, Nick Anderson, Austin Spiewak and Dominique Dafney, while attending the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day on Sunday (12/30/18) at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes cheerleaders perform on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes cheerleaders perform on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
A pair of skydivers drift toward Clearwater Beach, part of the activities on Sunday (12/30/18) with the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
A pair of skydivers drift toward Clearwater Beach, part of the activities on Sunday (12/30/18) with the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes fans gather on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Iowa Hawkeyes fans gather on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Kylene Spanbauer, majorette with the Golden Girls Feature Twirlers, performs with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Kylene Spanbauer, majorette with the Golden Girls Feature Twirlers, performs with the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Kirk Ferentz, head coach of the Iowa Hawkeyes football team, center, receives a token of appreciation, a Hawkeyes themed dolphin figurine, on Sunday (12/30/18) while joining the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Kirk Ferentz, head coach of the Iowa Hawkeyes football team, center, receives a token of appreciation, a Hawkeyes themed dolphin figurine, on Sunday (12/30/18) while joining the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders arrive at Clearwater Beach for a performance on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Iowa Hawkeyes during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mississippi State Bulldogs cheerleaders arrive at Clearwater Beach for a performance on Sunday (12/30/18) where they joined the Iowa Hawkeyes during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Herky, mascot for the Iowa Hawkeyes, rally fans on Sunday (12/30/18) while joining the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Herky, mascot for the Iowa Hawkeyes, rally fans on Sunday (12/30/18) while joining the Mississippi State Bulldogs during the Outback Bowl Clearwater Beach Day at the Hilton Clearwater Beach. Events included live music, skydivers, a tug-of-war, trivia and pie-eating contests to welcome the 2019 Outback Bowl game matching two of college football's best teams from the SEC and Big Ten Conference on Jan. 1 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game begins at 12 p.m. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times