2017 Las Vegas Bowl Tickets Now On Sale

LAS VEGAS — Tickets for the 2017 Las Vegas Bowl went on sale June 6. Prices, depending on location, range from $35-$110. Visit www.lvbowl.com to purchase or for more information. VIP ticket packages starting at $250 are available by calling (702) 732-3912. The 26th Las Vegas Bowl will be played Saturday, Dec. 16, at 12:30 […]

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Las Vegas Bowl Inducted Into Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame

LAS VEGAS – The Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame executive committee welcomed the Las Vegas Bowl along with four individuals in being inducted as the Class of 2017 in ceremony at the Orleans Arena on June 2. This diverse class also included Overton Curtis, Butch Harmon, Floyd Mayweather and Sam Schmidt, which means the […]

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Las Vegas Bowl Announces 2017 Date and Time

LAS VEGAS – The 26th Las Vegas Bowl will be played Saturday, Dec. 16, at 12:30 p.m. PT (3:30 p.m. ET) at Sam Boyd Stadium. The game will be televised nationally on ABC, featuring the top choice from the Mountain West against the sixth pick from the Pac-12 Conference. Tickets go on sale to the […]

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Aztecs Rally To Cage Cougars On Rushing Record Day

By W.G. Ramirez special for the Las Vegas Bowl LAS VEGAS — As San Diego State pulled away for its 34-10 victory over Houston in the 25th Las Vegas Bowl, a second victory for the Mountain West Conference on the opening day of the bowl season became an afterthought. With 11:49 left in the game, the storyline […]

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Las Vegas Bowl Post Game Quotes

Las Vegas Bowl Houston Postgame Quotes (Dec. 17, 2016) Houston Head Coach Major Applewhite Opening statement… “First of all this is a great bowl game. Before I get into the bowl game itself, our guys had an outstanding time. There was great hospitality. They enjoyed themselves. Obviously, the game did not go the way we […]

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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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Houston to Face MW Champion San Diego State in 25th Las Vegas Bowl

LAS VEGAS – The University of Houston (9-3) has accepted an at-large invitation and will face Mountain West champion San Diego State (10-3) in the 25th edition of the Las Vegas Bowl, Executive Director John Saccenti announced Sunday. The game will be played Saturday, Dec. 17, at 12:30 p.m. PT, and aired on ABC. The […]

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LAS VEGAS BOWL CELEBRATES KICKOFF OF RAISING CANE’S ANNUAL “DOLLAR DONATION” INITIATIVE BENEFITING GOODIE TWO SHOES

LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) – From now through November 13, patrons of area Raising Cane’s franchises can help brighten the holidays of underprivileged children at a local elementary school with a “Dollar Donation” initiative. The Las Vegas Bowl, which will celebrate its 25th game on December 17, staged its famous jeweled giant football at the restaurant’s […]

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LAS VEGAS BOWL ANNOUNCES SECOND HALL OF FAME CLASS

One Player, One Contributor and a Founder to be Honored this December LAS VEGAS (Sept. 29, 2016) – The Las Vegas Bowl will help commemorate reaching the 25-year milestone by inducting a class of three individuals into its Hall of Fame this December. The group, which was announced Thursday by the bowl’s Executive Director John […]

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