College Football Bowl Games - 1980-1989

College Football Bowl Games - 1980-1989

1980

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/13/80  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI  16,  MC NEESE STATE  14
12/14/80  GARDEN STATE BOWL          HOUSTON  35,  NAVY   0
12/19/80  HOLIDAY BOWL               BRIGHAM YOUNG  46,  SOUTHERN METHODIST  45
12/20/80  TANGERINE BOWL             FLORIDA  35,  MARYLAND  20
12/26/80  FIESTA BOWL                PENN STATE  31,  OHIO STATE  19
12/27/80  SUN BOWL                   NEBRASKA  31,  MISSISSIPPI STATE  17
12/27/80  LIBERTY BOWL               PURDUE  28,  MISSOURI  25
12/27/80  HALL OF FAME BOWL          ARKANSAS  34,  TULANE  15
12/29/80  GATOR BOWL                 PITTSBURGH  37,  SOUTH CAROLINA   9
12/31/80  BLUEBONNET BOWL            NORTH CAROLINA  16,  TEXAS   7
01/01/81  ROSE BOWL                  MICHIGAN  23,  WASHINGTON   6
01/01/81  ORANGE BOWL                OKLAHOMA  18,  FLORIDA STATE  17
01/01/81  SUGAR BOWL                 GEORGIA  17,  NOTRE DAME  10
01/01/81  COTTON BOWL                ALABAMA  30,  BAYLOR   2
01/02/81  PEACH BOWL                 MIAMI  20,  VIRGINIA TECH  10


1981

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/12/81  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          TEXAS A&M  33,  OKLAHOMA STATE  16
12/13/81  GARDEN STATE BOWL          TENNESSEE  28,  WISCONSIN  21
12/18/81  HOLIDAY BOWL               BRIGHAM YOUNG  38,  WASHINGTON STATE  36
12/19/81  TANGERINE BOWL             MISSOURI  19,  SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI  17
12/19/81  CALIFORNIA BOWL            TOLEDO  27,  SAN JOSE STATE  25
12/26/81  SUN BOWL                   OKLAHOMA  40,  HOUSTON  14
12/28/81  GATOR BOWL                 NORTH CAROLINA  31,  ARKANSAS  27
12/30/81  LIBERTY BOWL               OHIO STATE  31,  NAVY  28
12/31/81  PEACH BOWL                 WEST VIRGINIA  26,  FLORIDA   6
12/31/81  HALL OF FAME BOWL          MISSISSIPPI STATE  10,  KANSAS   0
12/31/81  BLUEBONNET BOWL            MICHIGAN  33,  UCLA  14
01/01/82  ROSE BOWL                  WASHINGTON  28,  IOWA   0
01/01/82  ORANGE BOWL                CLEMSON  22,  NEBRASKA  15
01/01/82  SUGAR BOWL                 PITTSBURGH  24,  GEORGIA  20
01/01/82  COTTON BOWL                TEXAS  14,  ALABAMA  12
01/01/82  FIESTA BOWL                PENN STATE  26,  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  10


1982

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/11/82  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          WISCONSIN  14,  KANSAS STATE   3
12/17/82  HOLIDAY BOWL               OHIO STATE  47,  BRIGHAM YOUNG  17
12/18/82  TANGERINE BOWL             AUBURN  33,  BOSTON COLLEGE  26
12/18/82  CALIFORNIA BOWL            FRESNO STATE  29,  BOWLING GREEN STATE  28
12/25/82  SUN BOWL                   NORTH CAROLINA  26,  TEXAS  10
12/25/82  ALOHA BOWL                 WASHINGTON  21,  MARYLAND  20
12/29/82  LIBERTY BOWL               ALABAMA  21,  ILLINOIS  15
12/30/82  GATOR BOWL                 FLORIDA STATE  31,  WEST VIRGINIA  12
12/31/82  PEACH BOWL                 IOWA  28,  TENNESSEE  22
12/31/82  HALL OF FAME BOWL          AIR FORCE  36,  VANDERBILT  28
12/31/82  BLUEBONNET BOWL            ARKANSAS  28,  FLORIDA  24
01/01/83  ROSE BOWL                  UCLA  24,  MICHIGAN  14
01/01/83  ORANGE BOWL                NEBRASKA  21,  LOUISIANA STATE  20
01/01/83  SUGAR BOWL                 PENN STATE  27,  GEORGIA  23
01/01/83  COTTON BOWL                SOUTHERN METHODIST   7,  PITTSBURGH   3
01/01/83  FIESTA BOWL                ARIZONA STATE  32,  OKLAHOMA  21


1983

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/10/83  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          AIR FORCE   9,  MISSISSIPPI   3
12/17/83  CITRUS BOWL                TENNESSEE  30,  MARYLAND  23
12/17/83  CALIFORNIA BOWL            NORTHERN ILLINOIS  20,  CAL ST-FULLERTON  13
12/22/83  HALL OF FAME BOWL          WEST VIRGINIA  20,  KENTUCKY  16
12/23/83  HOLIDAY BOWL               BRIGHAM YOUNG  21,  MISSOURI  17
12/24/83  SUN BOWL                   ALABAMA  28,  SOUTHERN METHODIST   7
12/26/83  ALOHA BOWL                 PENN STATE  13,  WASHINGTON  10
12/29/83  LIBERTY BOWL               NOTRE DAME  19,  BOSTON COLLEGE  18
12/30/83  GATOR BOWL                 FLORIDA  14,  IOWA   6
12/30/83  PEACH BOWL                 FLORIDA STATE  28,  NORTH CAROLINA   3
12/31/83  BLUEBONNET BOWL            OKLAHOMA STATE  24,  BAYLOR  14
01/02/84  ROSE BOWL                  UCLA  45,  ILLINOIS   9
01/02/84  ORANGE BOWL                MIAMI  31,  NEBRASKA  30
01/02/84  SUGAR BOWL                 AUBURN   9,  MICHIGAN   7
01/02/84  COTTON BOWL                GEORGIA  10,  TEXAS   9
01/02/84  FIESTA BOWL                OHIO STATE  28,  PITTSBURGH  23


1984

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/15/84  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          AIR FORCE  23,  VIRGINIA TECH   7
12/15/84  CALIFORNIA BOWL            NEVADA-LAS VEGAS  30,  TOLEDO  13
12/21/84  HOLIDAY BOWL               BRIGHAM YOUNG  24,  MICHIGAN  17
12/22/84  SUN BOWL                   MARYLAND  28,  TENNESSEE  27
12/22/84  CITRUS BOWL                GEORGIA  17,  FLORIDA STATE  17
12/22/84  CHERRY BOWL                ARMY  10,  MICHIGAN STATE   6
12/26/84  FREEDOM BOWL               IOWA  55,  TEXAS  17
12/27/84  LIBERTY BOWL               AUBURN  21,  ARKANSAS  15
12/28/84  GATOR BOWL                 OKLAHOMA STATE  21,  SOUTH CAROLINA  14
12/29/84  ALOHA BOWL                 SOUTHERN METHODIST  27,  NOTRE DAME  20
12/29/84  HALL OF FAME BOWL          KENTUCKY  20,  WISCONSIN  19
12/31/84  PEACH BOWL                 VIRGINIA  27,  PURDUE  24
12/31/84  BLUEBONNET BOWL            WEST VIRGINIA  31,  TEXAS CHRISTIAN  14
01/01/85  ROSE BOWL                  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  20,  OHIO STATE  17
01/01/85  ORANGE BOWL                WASHINGTON  28,  OKLAHOMA  17
01/01/85  SUGAR BOWL                 NEBRASKA  28,  LOUISIANA STATE  10
01/01/85  COTTON BOWL                BOSTON COLLEGE  45,  HOUSTON  28
01/01/85  FIESTA BOWL                UCLA  39,  MIAMI  37


1985

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/14/85  CALIFORNIA BOWL            FRESNO STATE  51,  BOWLING GREEN STATE   7
12/21/85  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          MINNESOTA  20,  CLEMSON  13
12/21/85  CHERRY BOWL                MARYLAND  35,  SYRACUSE  18
12/22/85  HOLIDAY BOWL               ARKANSAS  18,  ARIZONA STATE  17
12/27/85  LIBERTY BOWL               BAYLOR  21,  LOUISIANA STATE   7
12/28/85  SUN BOWL                   GEORGIA  13,  ARIZONA  13
12/28/85  CITRUS BOWL                OHIO STATE  10,  BRIGHAM YOUNG   7
12/28/85  ALOHA BOWL                 ALABAMA  24,  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA   3
12/30/85  GATOR BOWL                 FLORIDA STATE  34,  OKLAHOMA STATE  23
12/30/85  FREEDOM BOWL               WASHINGTON  20,  COLORADO  17
12/31/85  PEACH BOWL                 ARMY  31,  ILLINOIS  29
12/31/85  HALL OF FAME BOWL          GEORGIA TECH  17,  MICHIGAN STATE  14
12/31/85  BLUEBONNET BOWL            AIR FORCE  24,  TEXAS  16
01/01/86  ROSE BOWL                  UCLA  45,  IOWA  28
01/01/86  ORANGE BOWL                OKLAHOMA  25,  PENN STATE  10
01/01/86  SUGAR BOWL                 TENNESSEE  35,  MIAMI   7
01/01/86  COTTON BOWL                TEXAS A&M  36,  AUBURN  16
01/01/86  FIESTA BOWL                MICHIGAN  27,  NEBRASKA  23


1986

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/13/86  CALIFORNIA BOWL            SAN JOSE STATE  37,  MIAMI OF OHIO   7
12/20/86  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          MISSISSIPPI  20,  TEXAS TECH  17
12/23/86  HALL OF FAME BOWL          BOSTON COLLEGE  27,  GEORGIA  24
12/25/86  SUN BOWL                   ALABAMA  28,  WASHINGTON   6
12/27/86  GATOR BOWL                 CLEMSON  27,  STANFORD  21
12/27/86  ALOHA BOWL                 ARIZONA  30,  NORTH CAROLINA  21
12/29/86  LIBERTY BOWL               TENNESSEE  21,  MINNESOTA  14
12/30/86  HOLIDAY BOWL               IOWA  39,  SAN DIEGO STATE  38
12/30/86  FREEDOM BOWL               UCLA  31,  BRIGHAM YOUNG  10
12/31/86  PEACH BOWL                 VIRGINIA TECH  25,  NORTH CAROLINA STATE  24
12/31/86  HALL OF FAME BOWL          FLORIDA STATE  27,  INDIANA  13
12/31/86  BLUEBONNET BOWL            BAYLOR  21,  COLORADO   9
01/01/87  ROSE BOWL                  ARIZONA STATE  22,  MICHIGAN  15
01/01/87  ORANGE BOWL                OKLAHOMA  42,  ARKANSAS   8
01/01/87  SUGAR BOWL                 NEBRASKA  30,  LOUISIANA STATE  15
01/01/87  COTTON BOWL                OHIO STATE  28,  TEXAS A&M  12
01/01/87  CITRUS BOWL                AUBURN  16,  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA   7
01/02/87  FIESTA BOWL                PENN STATE  14,  MIAMI  10


1987

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/30/84  FREEDOM BOWL               ARIZONA STATE  33,  AIR FORCE  28
12/12/87  CALIFORNIA BOWL            EASTERN MICHIGAN  30,  SAN JOSE STATE  27
12/19/87  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          WASHINGTON  24,  TULANE  12
12/22/87  ALL-AMERICAN BOWL          VIRGINIA  22,  BRIGHAM YOUNG  16
12/25/87  SUN BOWL                   OKLAHOMA STATE  35,  WEST VIRGINIA  33
12/25/87  ALOHA BOWL                 UCLA  20,  FLORIDA  16
12/29/87  LIBERTY BOWL               GEORGIA  20,  ARKANSAS  17
12/30/87  HOLIDAY BOWL               IOWA  20,  WYOMING  19
12/31/87  GATOR BOWL                 LOUISIANA STATE  30,  SOUTH CAROLINA  13
12/31/87  BLUEBONNET BOWL            TEXAS  32,  PITTSBURGH  27
01/01/88  ROSE BOWL                  MICHIGAN STATE  20,  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  17
01/01/88  ORANGE BOWL                MIAMI  20,  OKLAHOMA  14
01/01/88  SUGAR BOWL                 SYRACUSE  16,  AUBURN  16
01/01/88  COTTON BOWL                TEXAS A&M  35,  NOTRE DAME  10
01/01/88  CITRUS BOWL                CLEMSON  35,  PENN STATE  10
01/01/88  FIESTA BOWL                FLORIDA STATE  31,  NEBRASKA  28
01/02/88  PEACH BOWL                 TENNESSEE  27,  INDIANA  22
01/02/88  HALL OF FAME BOWL          MICHIGAN  28,  ALABAMA  24


1988

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/10/88  CALIFORNIA BOWL            FRESNO STATE  35,  WESTERN MICHIGAN  30
12/23/88  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI  38,  TEXAS-EL PASO  18
12/24/88  SUN BOWL                   ALABAMA  29,  ARMY  28
12/25/88  ALOHA BOWL                 WASHINGTON STATE  24,  HOUSTON  22
12/28/88  LIBERTY BOWL               INDIANA  34,  SOUTH CAROLINA  10
12/29/88  FREEDOM BOWL               BRIGHAM YOUNG  20,  COLORADO  17
12/29/88  ALL-AMERICAN BOWL          FLORIDA  14,  ILLINOIS  10
12/30/88  HOLIDAY BOWL               OKLAHOMA STATE  62,  WYOMING  14
12/31/88  PEACH BOWL                 NORTH CAROLINA STATE  28,  IOWA  23
01/01/89  GATOR BOWL                 GEORGIA  34,  MICHIGAN STATE  27
01/02/89  ROSE BOWL                  MICHIGAN  22,  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  14
01/02/89  ORANGE BOWL                MIAMI  23,  NEBRASKA   3
01/02/89  SUGAR BOWL                 FLORIDA STATE  13,  AUBURN   7
01/02/89  COTTON BOWL                UCLA  17,  ARKANSAS   3
01/02/89  CITRUS BOWL                CLEMSON  13,  OKLAHOMA   6
01/02/89  FIESTA BOWL                NOTRE DAME  34,  WEST VIRGINIA  21
01/02/89  HALL OF FAME BOWL          SYRACUSE  23,  LOUISIANA STATE  10


1989

  DATE              BOWL                            SCORE
========  =========================  ========================================
12/09/89  CALIFORNIA BOWL            FRESNO STATE  27,  BALL STATE   6
12/16/89  INDEPENDENCE BOWL          OREGON  27,  TULSA  24
12/25/89  ALOHA BOWL                 MICHIGAN STATE  33,  HAWAII  13
12/28/89  LIBERTY BOWL               MISSISSIPPI  42,  AIR FORCE  29
12/28/89  ALL-AMERICAN BOWL          TEXAS TECH  49,  DUKE  21
12/29/89  HOLIDAY BOWL               PENN STATE  50,  BRIGHAM YOUNG  39
12/30/89  SUN BOWL                   PITTSBURGH  31,  TEXAS A&M  28
12/30/89  GATOR BOWL                 CLEMSON  27,  WEST VIRGINIA   7
12/30/89  PEACH BOWL                 SYRACUSE  19,  GEORGIA  18
12/30/89  FREEDOM BOWL               WASHINGTON  34,  FLORIDA   7
12/31/89  COPPER BOWL                ARIZONA  17,  NORTH CAROLINA STATE  10
01/01/90  ROSE BOWL                  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  17,  MICHIGAN  10
01/01/90  ORANGE BOWL                NOTRE DAME  21,  COLORADO   6
01/01/90  SUGAR BOWL                 MIAMI  33,  ALABAMA  25
01/01/90  COTTON BOWL                TENNESSEE  31,  ARKANSAS  27
01/01/90  CITRUS BOWL                ILLINOIS  31,  VIRGINIA  21
01/01/90  FIESTA BOWL                FLORIDA STATE  41,  NEBRASKA  17
01/01/90  HALL OF FAME BOWL          AUBURN  31,  OHIO STATE  14