BADGERS HOLD ON TO DOWN SUN DEVILS

By W.G. Ramirez special to LVBowl.com LAS VEGAS — Braelon Allen may not be old enough to partake in much of what Las Vegas is known for, and has to offer, but he turned the Entertainment Capital of the World into his own playground in the 2021 Las Vegas Bowl. The 17-year-old true freshman from […]

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WASHINGTON WINS BIG!

LAS VEGAS — The Washington Huskies sent coach Chris Petersen into retirement the same way he opened his head coaching career – with a bowl win. Washington dominated No. 19 Boise State – which Petersen earned his first bowl victory with in his first season as a head coach in 2006 – as Jacob Eason […]

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UW’S MOLDEN BECOMES THIRD DEFENSIVE MVP

By W.G. Ramirez, special to the Las Vegas Bowl LAS VEGAS — The 28th version of the Las Vegas Bowl was special for the Washington Huskies, as they wanted to send retiring coach Chris Petersen out with a win. For Elijah Molden, it was a bit more. “Crazy special,” said Molden, who was the third-ever […]

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Postgame Quotes

BOISE STATE HEAD COACH BRYAN HARSIN POSTGAME QUOTES Opening Statement: “Number one, congratulations to Washington, that’s a good football team, we know that, and Coach Peterson. Obviously, coaching against that staff, overall tonight, we just flat out needed to coach better in this game, prepare our guys better. Our guys played hard, they did a […]

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LAS VEGAS BOWL XXVIII GAME NOTES

-This marked the 28th and final Las Vegas Bowl played at Sam Boyd Stadium as the event moves to the new Allegiant Stadium starting in 2020. -The 2019 Mitsubishi Motors Las Vegas Bowl featured the first rematch in its history as Boise State downed Washington 28-26 here in 2012. -The 2019 Rich Abajian Most Valuable […]

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Pumphrey Gets Rushing Record En Route To MVP Honors

  By Jesse Lima special for the Las Vegas Bowl The 2016 Rossi T. Ralenkotter Most Valuable Player Award went to Las Vegas native Donnel Pumphrey, who graduated from Canyon Springs High School in 2013. The San Diego State University running back broke the FBS all-time rushing record during the fourth quarter, passing Wisconsin’s Ron […]

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LAS VEGAS BOWL 25 NOTES

  LAS VEGAS BOWL 25 NOTES (D. 17, 2016) The 25th Las Vegas Bowl saw Mountain West champion San Diego State rally to score 34 unanswered points and defeat at-large team Houston 34-10 SDSU senior Donnel Pumphrey earned the Rossi T. Ralenkotter Most Valuable Player Trophy by rushing for 115 yards on 19 carries, including […]

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