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Cactus Bowl

      Stadium: Sun Devil
      Capacity: 71,706 
      Surface: natural 
      Location: Tempe, Arizona 
      First game: Dec. 31, 1989 
      Playing sites:
          Arizona Stadium, Tuscon AZ (1989-1999) 
          Bank One Stadium, Phoenix AZ (2000-2005)
           (renamed Chase Field in 2004)
          Sun Devil Stadium (since 2006)
      Corporate title sponsor: 
          Motel 6(since 2016) 
      Payout: $3 million
      Originally known as the Copper Bowl (1989-1996)
                             Insight Bowl (1997-2012)
                    Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (2013-14)

Dec. 27, 2016 - Baylor 31, Boise State 12
                MVP: KD Cannon & Tyrone Hunt, Baylor

Jan.  2, 2016 - West Virginia 43, Arizona State 42
                MVP: Skyler Howard & Shaq Petteway, West Virginia

Jan.  2, 2015 - Oklahoma State 30, Washington 22
                MVP: Desmond Roland & Seth Jacobs, Oklahoma State

Dec. 28, 2013 - Kansas State 31, Michigan 14
                MVP: Tyler Lockett & Dante Barnett, Kansas State

Dec. 29, 2012 - Michigan State 17, TCU 16
                MVP: Le'Veon Bell & William Gholston, Michigan State

Dec. 30, 2011 - Oklahoma 31, Iowa 14
                MVP: Blake Bell & Jamell Fleming, Oklahoma
                     and Tyler Nielsen, Iowa
                
Dec. 28, 2010 - Iowa 27, Missouri 24
                MVP: Marcus Coker & Micah Hyde, Iowa
                     and Tim Barnes, Missouri
                
Dec. 31, 2009 - Iowa State 14, Minnesota 13
                MVP: Alexander Robinson & Christopher Lyle, Iowa State
                     and DJ Burris, Minnesota
                
Dec. 31, 2008 - Kansas 42, Minnesota 21
                MVP: Dezmon Briscoe & James Holt, Kansas
                     and Jack Simmons, Minnesota
                
Dec. 31, 2007 - Oklahoma State 49, Indiana 33
                MVP: Zac Robinson & Donovan Woods, Oklahoma State
                     and Josh Sandberg, Indiana
     
Dec. 29, 2006 - Texas Tech 44, Minnesota 41
                MVP: Graham Harrell & Antonio Huffman, Texas Tech
                     and Dominic Jones, Minnesota

Dec. 27, 2005 - Arizona State 45, Rutgers 40
                MVP: Rudy Carpenter, Arizona State
                     and Ryan Neill, Rutgers

Dec. 28, 2004 - Oregon State 38, Notre Dame 21
                MVP: Derek Anderson & Trent Bray, Oregon State
                     and Derek Curry, Notre Dame

Dec. 26, 2003 - California 52, Virginia Tech 49      
                MVP: Aaron Rodgers & Ryan Gutierrez, California
                     and Doug Easlick, Virginia Tech

Dec. 26, 2002 - Pittsburgh 38, Oregon State 13
                MVP: Brandon Miree & Claude Harriott, Pittsburgh
                     and Derek Anderson, Oregon State

Dec. 29, 2001 - Syracuse 26, Kansas State 3 
                MVP: James Mungro & Clifton Smith, Syracuse 
                     and Terry Pierce, Kansas State

Dec. 28, 2000 - Iowa State 37, Pittsburgh 29 
                MVP: Sage Rosenfels & Reggie Hayward, Iowa State

Dec. 31, 1999 - Colorado 62, Boston College 28 
                MVP: Cortlen Johnson & Jashon Skyes, Colorado

Dec. 26, 1998 - Missouri 34, West Virginia 31 
                MVP: Jeff Marriott, Missouri 
                     and Marc Bulger, West Virginia

Dec. 27, 1997 - Arizona 20, New Mexico 14 
                MVP: Trung Canidate & Jimmy Sprotte, Arizona

Dec. 27, 1996 - Wisconsin 38, Utah 10 
                MVP: Ron Dayne & Tarek Saleh, Wisconsin

Dec. 27, 1995 - Texas Tech 55, Air Force 41 
                MVP: Byron Hanspard & Zebbie Lethridge, Texas Tech
                     and Mickey Dalton, Air Force

Dec. 29, 1994 - Brigham Young 31, Oklahoma 6 
                MVP: John Walsh & Jamal Willis, BYU
                     and Broderick Simpson, Oklahoma

Dec. 29, 1993 - Kansas State 52, Wyoming 17 
                MVP: Andre Coleman & Kenny McEntyre, Kansas State

Dec. 31, 1992 - Washington State 31, Utah 28 
                MVP: Drew Bledsoe & Phillip Bobo, Washington State
                     and Kareem Leary, Utah

Dec. 31, 1991 - Indiana 24, Baylor 0 
                MVP: Vaughn Dunbar & Mark Hagen, Indiana

Dec. 31, 1990 - California 17, Wyoming 15 
                MVP: Mike Pawlawski, California
                     and Robert Midgett, Wyoming

Dec. 31, 1989 - Arizona 17, North Carolina State 10 
                MVP: Shane Montgomery, NC State
                     and Scott Geyer, Arizona     


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