HONOLULU- The 2018 Hawaii Bowl reported 30,911 tickets were accounted for and a turnstile attendance of 27,837. This marks the most for this game since 2011.

In the 2016 Hawaii Bowl with Hawaii taking on Middle Tennessee State the number was reported at 23,175. 

A year by year look at the reported attendance:

Date Winning team Losing team Attendance
December 25, 2002 Tulane 36 Hawai?i 28 35,513
December 25, 2003 Hawai?i 54 Houston 48 (3OT) 29,005
December 24, 2004 Hawai?i 59 UAB 40 39,754
December 24, 2005 Nevada 49 UCF 48 (OT) 16,134
December 24, 2006 Hawai?i 41 Arizona State 24 43,435
December 23, 2007 East Carolina 41 Boise State 38 30,467
December 24, 2008 Notre Dame 49 Hawai?i 21 43,487
December 24, 2009 SMU 45 Nevada 10 32,650
December 24, 2010 Tulsa 62 Hawai?i 35 43,673
December 24, 2011 Southern Miss 24 Nevada 17 32,630
December 24, 2012 SMU 43 Fresno State 10 30,024
December 24, 2013 Oregon State 38 Boise State 23 29,106
December 24, 2014 Rice 30 Fresno State 6 25,365
December 24, 2015 San Diego State 42 Cincinnati 7 22,793
December 24, 2016 Hawai?i 52 Middle Tennessee 35 23,175
December 24, 2017 Fresno State 33 Houston 27 20,546
December 22, 2018 Louisiana Tech 31 Hawai?i 14 30,911