San Francisco Bowl Preview History
2013 Fight Hunger Bowl Preview
The 2013 Fight Hunger Bowl will be played on Friday, December 27 at 6:30 PM between the BYU Cougars and the Washington Huskies. Washington is going into the game without its head coach, Steve Sarkisian, who bolted for USC after the final regular season game of the year. Washington has an 8-4 record, with its four losses coming to Oregon, Stanford, Arizona State and UCLA. BYU is also a solid team, with big wins over Texas, Boise State and Georgia Tech. Their losses late in the season were to Wisconsin and Notre Dame.
Bishop Sankey is perhaps the biggest standout player in this game, as the Huskies junior has rushed for 1775 yards and 18 touchdowns this season. The BYU defense is stout, especially when it comes to stopping the run, so this match-up could determine the game. One this is for sure, this will be a close one in San Francisco.
2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl Game Preview:
Two historic programs are playing for pride at the fight Hunger Bowl, as the 6-7 UCLA Bruins and 6-6 Illinois Fighting Illini trot out interim coaches to finish the season. Expect a huge California/UCLA contingent at San Francisco ’s AT&T Park, however the Illini faithful do travel well so expect a full house of fans celebrating their state-run programs.
2010 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl Game Preview:
The 2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl could be one of the top games of the entire 2010-2011 college bowl season. The ’11 Kraft Bowl matches up the upstart Nevada Wolf Pack from the WAC Conference against traditional power Boston College from the ACC. The BC Eagles are led by 2nd year Head Coach Frank Spaziani who will have a big job to try to tame the Wolf Pack. Nevada roars into the game with a 12-1 record and top 15 ranking in the polls. The 2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl is being played on January 9th at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California.
2009 Emerald Bowl Game Preview:
The 2009 Emerald Bowl will matchup two impressive college football programs. The USC Trojans will face face the Boston College Eagles. USC hopes to win this bowl game to finish their season on a high note, while BC will be looking to win a huge game against the Trojans.
2008 Emerald Bowl Game Preview:
Head to AT&T Park, home of the San Francisco Giants, to see the 2008 Emerald Bowl game. The Miami Hurricanes will be taking on the California Golden Bears, so this game is sure to be enthralling. The game will be played on December 27, two days after the Christmas holiday. San Francisco is always an exciting city to visit, especially if have tickets to one of the best bowl games around. See you at the Emerald Bowl for some action-packed holiday football!