COLLEGE FOOTBALL RECORDS

Cotton Bowl
      Stadium: Cowboys Stadium
      Capacity: 80,000 
      Surface: artificial 
      Location: Arlington, Texas 
      Playing sites: 
          Fair Park Stadium (1937) 
          Cotton Bowl (1938-2009) 
          Cowboys Stadium (since 2010)
      Corporate title sponsor: Goodyear 
      Payout: $7.25 million

Dec. 29, 2018 - Clemson 30, Notre Dame 3
  MVP: Trevor Lawrence, Austin Bryant, Clemson

Dec. 29, 2017 - Ohio State 24, USC 7
  MVP: JT Barrett, Damon Webb, Ohio State
          
Jan.  2, 2017 - Wisconsin 24, Western Michigan 16
  MVP: Troy Fumagalli, TJ Edwards, Wisconsin
      
Dec. 31, 2015 - Alabama 38, Michigan State 0
  MVP: Jake Coker, Cyrus Jones, Alabama

Jan.  1, 2015 - Michigan State 42, Baylor 41
  MVP: Bryce Petty, Taylor Young, Baylor
                
Jan.  3, 2014 - Missouri 41, Oklahoma State 31
  MVP: Henry Josey, Andrew Wilson, Missouri

Jan.  4, 2013 - Texas A&M 41, Oklahoma 13
  MVP: Johnny Manziel, Dustin Harris, Texas A&M

Jan.  6, 2012 - Arkansas 29, Kansas State 16
  MVP: Tyler Wilson, Jake Bequette, Arkansas

Jan.  7, 2011 - Louisiana State 41, Texas A&M 24
  MVP: Terrence Toliver, Tyrann Mathieu, LSU
                
Jan.  2, 2010 - Mississippi 21, Oklahoma State 7
  MVP: Dexter McCluster, Mississippi, Andre Sexton, Oklahoma State
                           
Jan.  2, 2009 - Mississippi 47, Texas Tech 34
  MVP: Dexter McCluster, Marshay Green, Mississippi

Jan.  1, 2008 - Missouri 38, Arkansas 7
  MVP: Tony Temple, William Moore, Missouri
                
Jan.  1, 2007 - Auburn 17, Nebraska 14
  MVP: Courtney Taylor, Will Herring, Auburn

Jan.  1, 2006 - Alabama 13, Texas Tech 10     
  MVP: Brodie Croyle, DeMeco Ryans, Alabama

Jan.  1, 2005 - Tennessee 38, Texas A&M 7
  MVP: Rick Clausen, Justin Harrell, Tennessee

Jan.  2, 2004 - Mississippi 31, Oklahoma State 28
  MVP: Eli Manning, Josh Cooper, Mississippi

Jan.  1, 2003 - Texas 35, LSU 20
  MVP: Roy Williams, Cory Redding, Texas

Jan.  1, 2002 - Oklahoma 10, Arkansas 3 
  MVP: Roy Williams, Quentin Griffin, Oklahoma

Jan.  1, 2001 - Kansas State 35, Tennessee 21 
  MVP: Jonathan Beasley, Chris Johnson, Kansas State

Jan.  1, 2000 - Arkansas 27, Texas 6 
  MVP: Cedric Cobbs, D.J. Cooper, Arkansas

Jan.  1, 1999 - Texas 38, Mississippi State 11 
  MVP: Ricky Williams, Aaron Babino, Texas

Jan.  1, 1998 - UCLA 29, Texas A&M 23 
  MVP: Cade McNown, UCLA
       Dat Nguyen, Texas A&M

Jan.  1, 1997 - Brigham Young 19, Kansas State 15 
  MVP: Steve Sarkisian, Shay Muirbrook, BYU
       Kevin Lockett, Kansas State

Jan.  1, 1996 - Colorado 38, Oregon 6 
  MVP: Herchell Troutman, Marcus Washington, Colorado

Jan.  2, 1995 - Southern Cal 55, Texas Tech 14 
  MVP: Keyshawn Johnson, John Herpin, USC

Jan.  1, 1994 - Notre Dame 24, Texas A&M 21 
  MVP: Lee Becton, Notre Dame
       Antonio Shorter, Texas A&M

Jan.  1, 1993 - Notre Dame 28, Texas A&M 3 
  MVP: Rick Mirer, Devon McDonald, Notre Dame

Jan.  1, 1992 - Florida State 10, Texas A&M 2 
  MVP: Sean Jackson, Florida State
       Chris Crooms, Texas A&M

Jan.  1, 1991 - Miami FL 46, Texas 3 
  MVP: Craig Erickson, Russell Maryland, Miami FL

Jan.  1, 1990 - Tennessee 31, Arkansas 27 
  MVP: Carl Pickens, Chuck Webb, Tennessee

Jan.  2, 1989 - UCLA 17, Arkansas 3 
  MVP: LaSalle Harper, Arkansas
       Troy Aikman, UCLA

Jan.  1, 1988 - Texas A&M 35, Notre Dame 10 
  MVP: Adam Bob, Bucky Richardson, Texas A&M

Jan.  1, 1987 - Ohio State 28, Texas A&M 12 
  MVP: Chris Spielman, Ohio State
       Roger Vick, Texas A&M

Jan.  1, 1986 - Texas A&M 36, Auburn 16 
  MVP: Domingo Bryant, Texas A&M
       Bo Jackson, Auburn

Jan.  1, 1985 - Boston College 45, Houston 28 
  MVP: Bill Romanowski, Steve Strachan, Boston College

Jan.  2, 1984 - Georgia 10, Texas 9 
  MVP: Jeff Leiding, Texas
       John Lastinger, Georgia

Jan.  1, 1983 - Southern Methodist 7, Pittsburgh 3 
  MVP: Wes Hopkins, Lance McIlhenny, SMU

Jan.  1, 1982 - Texas 14, Alabama 12 
  MVP: Robert Brewer, Texas
       Robbie Jones, Alabama

Jan.  1, 1981 - Alabama 30, Baylor 2 
  MVP: Warren Lyles, Major Ogilvie, Alabama

Jan.  1, 1980 - Houston 17, Nebraska 14 
  MVP: Terry Elston, David Hodge, Houston

Jan.  1, 1979 - Notre Dame 35, Houston 34 
  MVP: David Hodge, Houston
       Joe Montana, Notre Dame

Jan.  2, 1978 - Notre Dame 38, Texas 10 
  MVP: Vagas Ferguson, Bob Golic, Notre Dame

Jan.  1, 1977 - Houston 30, Maryland 21 
  MVP: Alois Blackwell, Mark Mohr, Houston

Jan.  1, 1976 - Arkansas 31, Georgia 10 
  MVP: Ike Forte, Hal McAfee, Arkansas

Jan.  1, 1975 - Penn State 41, Baylor 20 
  MVP: Ken Quesenberry, Baylor
       Tom Shuman, Penn State

Jan.  1, 1974 - Nebraska 19, Texas 3 
  MVP: Wade Johnston, Texas
       Tony Davis, Nebraska

Jan.  1, 1973 - Texas 17, Alabama 13 
  MVP: Randy Braband, Alan Lowry, Texas

Jan.  1, 1972 - Penn State 30, Texas 6 
  MVP: Bruce Bannon, Lydell Mitchell, Penn State

Jan.  1, 1971 - Notre Dame 24, Texas 11 
  MVP: Eddie Phillips, Texas
       Clarence Ellis, Notre Dame

Jan.  1, 1970 - Texas 21, Notre Dame 17 
  MVP: Steve Worster, Texas
       Bob Olson, Notre Dame

Jan.  1, 1969 - Texas 36, Tennessee 13 
  MVP: Tom Campbell, Charles Speyrer, James Street, Texas

Jan.  1, 1968 - Texas A&M 20, Alabama 16 
  MVP: Grady Allen, Edd Hargett, Bill Hobbs, Texas A&M

Dec. 31, 1966 - Georgia 24, Southern Methodist 9 
  MVP: Kent Lawrence, George Patton, Georgia

Jan.  1, 1966 - Louisiana State 14, Arkansas 7 
  MVP: Joe Labruzzo, David McCormick, LSU

Jan.  1, 1965 - Arkansas 10, Nebraska 7 
  MVP: Ronnie Caveness, Fred Marshall, Arkansas

Jan.  1, 1964 - Texas 28, Navy 6 
  MVP: Scott Appleton, Duke Carlisle, Texas

Jan.  1, 1963 - Louisiana State 13, Texas 0 
  MVP: Johnny Treadwell, Texas
       Lynn Amedee, LSU

Jan.  1, 1962 - Texas 12, Mississippi 7 
  MVP: Mike Cotten, Bob Moser, Texas

Jan.  2, 1961 - Duke 7, Arkansas 6 
  MVP: Lance Alworth, Arkansas
       Dwight Bumgarner, Duke

Jan.  1, 1960 - Syracuse 23, Texas 14 
  MVP: Maurice Doke, Texas
       Ernie Davis, Syracuse

Jan.  1, 1959 - Texas Christian 0, Air Force 0 
  MVP: Jack Spikes, TCU
       Dave Phillips, Air Force

Jan.  1, 1958 - Navy 20, Rice 7 
  MVP: Tom Forrestal, Tony Stremic, Navy

Jan.  1, 1957 - Texas Christian 28, Syracuse 27 
  MVP: Norman Hamilton, TCU
       Jim Brown, Syracuse

Jan.  2, 1956 - Mississippi 14, Texas Christian 13 
  MVP: Buddy Alliston, Eagle Day, Mississippi

Jan.  1, 1955 - Georgia Tech 14, Arkansas 6 
  MVP: Bud Brooks, Arkansas
       George Humphreys, Georgia Tech

Jan.  1, 1954 - Rice 28, Alabama 6 
  MVP: Richard Chapman, Alabama
       Dicky Maegle, Rice

Jan.  1, 1953 - Texas 16, Tennessee 0 
  MVP: Richard Ochoa, Harley Sewell, Texas
       Bob Griesbach, Tennessee

Jan.  1, 1952 - Kentucky 20, Texas Christian 7 
  MVP: K. Flowers, TCU
       E. Clark, R. Correll, V. Parilli, Kentucky

Jan.  1, 1951 - Tennessee 20, Texas 14 
  MVP: Bud McFadin, Texas
       A. Kozar, H. Lauricella, H. Sherrod, Tennessee

Jan.  2, 1950 - Rice 27, North Carolina 13 
  MVP: Billy Burkhalter, Joe Watson, James Williams, Rice

Jan.  1, 1949 - Southern Methodist 21, Oregon 13 
  MVP: Kyle Rote, Doak Walker, SMU
       B. Ecklund, N. Van Brocklin, Oregon

Jan.  1, 1948 - Southern Methodist 13, Penn State 13 
  MVP: Doak Walker, SMU
       Steve Suhey, Penn State

Jan.  1, 1947 - Arkansas 0, Louisiana State 0 
  MVP: Alton Baldwin, Arkansas
       Y.A. Tittle, LSU

Jan.  1, 1946 - Texas 40, Missouri 27 
  MVP: Hub Bechtol, Bobby Layne, Texas
       Jim Kekeris, Missouri

Jan.  1, 1945 - Oklahoma State 34, Texas Christian 0 
  MVP: N. Armstrong, B. Fenimore, R. Foster, Oklahoma State

Jan.  1, 1944 - Texas 7, Randolph Field 7 
  MVP: Joe Parker, Texas
       Martin Ruby, Glenn Dobbs, Randolph Field

Jan.  1, 1943 - Texas 14, Georgia Tech 7 
  MVP: Jack Freeman, Roy McKay, Stanley Mauldin, Texas
       Harvey Hardy, Jack Marshall, Georgia Tech

Jan.  1, 1942 - Alabama 29, Texas A&M 21 
  MVP: Martin Ruby, Texas A&M
       J. Nelson, H. Rast, D. Whitmire, Alabama

Jan.  1, 1941 - Texas A&M 13, Fordham 12 
  MVP: C. Henke, J. Kimbrough, C. Routt, Texas A&M
       Lou DeFilippo, Joe Ungerer, Fordham

Jan.  1, 1940 - Clemson 6, Boston College 3 
  MVP: Banks McFadden, Clemson

Jan.  2, 1939 - St. Mary's 20, Texas Tech 13 
  MVP: Jerry Dowd, St. Marys TX
       Elmer Tarbox, Texas Tech

Jan.  1, 1938 - Rice 28, Colorado 14 
  MVP: Ernie Lain, Rice
       Byron White, Colorado

Jan.  1, 1937 - Texas Christian 16, Marquette 6 
  MVP: Ki Aldrich, Sammy Baugh, L.D. Meyer, TCU



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