Bowl-Bound Utah State Aggies Await Bowl, Opponent Announcement
LOGAN, Utah – The Utah State Aggies know they are going bowling, all that’s left is finding out the who & where in regards to their next game.
Utah State’s regular season closed on a low note, falling 42-23 at Boise State to finish the regular season at .500. The loss also ended the Aggies three game win-streak as they went 5-3 in Mountain West games.
— Mountain West (@MountainWest) November 20, 2022
USU is bowl-eligible for the second consecutive season and 10th time in the past 12 years. The Aggies played in five-straight bowls, winning three, from 2011-2015. After missing out on bowl season in 2016, the Aggies played in three straight bowls from 2017-2019. Utah State played in just six bowl games in their first 119 years of play.
Mountain West Bowl Tie-Ins
The Mountain West has five bowl tie-ins with seven, possibly eight bowl-eligible teams this season.
Boise State (9-3, 8-0), Air Force (9-3, 5-3), Wyoming (7-5, 5-3), Fresno State (8-4, 7-1), San Jose State (7-4, 5-3) San Diego State (7-5, 5-3) and Utah State (6-6, 5-3) are each bowl eligible thanks to reaching the six-win plateau.
Bowl eligible teams by conference going into the final week of the regular season:
– SEC: 9
– Big Ten: 8
– ACC: 8
– Conference USA: 8
– Pac 12: 7
– AAC: 7
– Mid-American: 7
– Mountain West: 7
– Big 12: 6
– Sun Belt: 5
– Independents: 3
There are 12 combined teams with 5 wins👀
— CFB Home (@CFBHome) November 29, 2019
Presently, UNLV (5-7, 3-5) isn’t eligible but could sneak in through the back door if not enough six-win teams exist to fill the 82 bowl slots.
– Famous Idaho Potato Bowl vs MAC – Tuesday, December 20, 2022, ESPN | Albertsons Stadium, Boise, ID
– Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl vs Pac-12 – Saturday, December 17, 2022, ABC | SoFi Stadium, Inglewood, CA
– New Mexico Bowl vs Conference USA – Saturday, December 17, 2022, ESPN | Dreamstyle Stadium, Albuquerque, NM
– Barstool Arizona Bowl vs MAC – Friday, December 30, 2022, Barstool | Arizona Stadium, Tucson, AZ
Take Hawaii off the board for USU and BYU. https://t.co/LHpY2lshAO
— Scott Garrard (@ScottyGZone) November 28, 2022
– EasyPost Hawai’i Bowl vs Conference USA – Saturday, December 24, 2022, ESPN | Clarence TC Ching Complex, Honolulu, HI
The Guaranteed Rate Bowl will likely include a Mountain West team. Several backup options are also available to teams not invited to one of the above listed bowls.
– Cure Bowl vs Group of Five – Friday, December 16, 2022 ESPN | Exploria Stadium, Orlando, FL
– RoofClaim.com Boca Raton Bowl vs Group of Five – Tuesday, December 20 2022, ESPN | FAU Stadium, Boca Raton, FL
– SERVPRO First Responder Bowl vs Group of Five – Tuesday, December 27, 2022, ESPN | Gerald J. Ford Stadium, Dallas, TX
– Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl vs Group of Five – Saturday, December 17, 2022, ESPN | Toyota Stadium, Frisco, TX
Conference championships will wrap up on Saturday, December 3. All bowl announcements are expected to be made on Sunday, December 4, following conference championship matchups.
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