Scouting the Bowls

Scouting the Las Vegas Bowl: Houston vs San Diego State

Houston and San Diego State started the season a combined 15-2, with Houston’s season-opening win against then-No. 3 Oklahoma a big part of a 5-0 start that bumped them to No. 6 in the polls. A high-...

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New Orleans Bowl: Southern Mississippi vs La-Lafayette

Southern Miss is a terrific story as the team was without a coach until late January this past year and didn’t know where to turn.  Their 6-6 record is an achievement.  Louisiana-Lafayette...

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Scouting the Air Force Celebration Bowl: North Carolina Central vs Grambling

Grambling’s return to prominence is almost heroic as the program almost fell from existence a few years ago after players boycotted the poor training and traveling situations.   GSU was 11-...

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Scouting the Miami Beach Bowl: Central Michigan vs Tulsa

Central Michigan (6-6), is in their third straight bowl appearance, second with head coach John Bonamego, while Tulsa (9-3) is looking for their first bowl win since 2012’s AutoZone Liberty Bowl...

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Scouting the Gildan New Mexico Bowl: New Mexico vs UTSA

New Mexico (8-4) makes another bowl appearance under Bob Davie after an eight-win season, while UT-San Antonio (6-6) won five division games in Conference USA. New Mexico Bowl...

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Scouting the Idaho Potato Bowl: Colorado State vs Idaho

Colorado State (7-5) is appearing in their second bowl game under second year head coach, Mike Bobo, and Idaho (8-4) gets their first taste of a bowl game since 2009’s Roady’s Humanitarian Bowl...

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