ASU Academic Bowl

Building on ASU’s tradition of competitive excellence and modeled in the exciting style of the classic College Bowl television show and national contest, the annual Academic Bowl takes place each fall and pits four-person teams of academic athletes against each other in fast-paced trivia rounds on topics ranging political science to pop culture and everything in between. Team finalists earn a championship title and scholarship prizes.

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