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  Fiesta Bowl Legends
The Fiesta Bowl was sponsored by the Sunkist Citrus Growers from 1986 through 1991 and by IBM OS/2 from 1993 through 1995.
Fiesta Bowl has ties to Ah You family (KOLD News 13 Tuscon) NORMAN, Okla. Oklahoma defensive end C. Ah You (EYE'-U) will be continuing a family tradition of sorts when he plays in the Fiesta Bowl.
Fiesta Bowl has ties to Ah You family (KOTV 6 Tulsa) NORMAN, Okla. (AP) _ Oklahoma defensive end CJ Ah You will be continuing a family tradition of sorts when he plays in the Fiesta Bowl.
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 Fiesta Bowl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The current Fiesta Bowl headquarters, located at the corner of Ash Avenue and Rio Salado Parkway about a mile from Sun Devil Stadium, are in the path of a proposed light rail system and will have to be moved regardless.
The Fiesta’s status as an elite bowl was recognized in 1999, when it was awarded the inaugural BCS championship game, putting it in a fraternity with the Rose, Sugar and Orange bowls, which are also in the mix to host college football’s national championship once every four years.
The Fiesta Bowl and its accompanying activities have attracted 837,000 out-of-state visitors and contributed about $919 million to the local economy during the bowl’s 32 years, according to bowl officials.
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 Fiesta Bowl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1999 the Fiesta Bowl became part of the Bowl Championship Series (BCS), and every four years (most recently in 2003) is the designee for the national championship game.
The Fiesta Bowl was born from the Western Athletic Conference's frustrated attempts to obtain bowl invitiations for its champions.
As such, the Fiesta Bowl and the Florida Citrus Bowl, each free from the obligation of conference tie-ins, vied to host the Miami-Penn State matchup.
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 Notre Dame, Penn State warrant Fiesta look
Because the Fiesta would have the first pick among non-title BCS games if it loses Texas, the presumed Big 12 champion, to the Rose Bowl, it has been widely assumed that the Fiesta would automatically grab the Irish.
But the Fighting Irish lost their other two Fiestas by embarrassing scores; their 41-9 loss to Oregon State in the 2001 Fiesta is the second-worst postseason loss in school history.
Bowls love story lines, and with all due respect to the revitalized Irish there may not be a better one than Joe Paterno, the Nittany Lions' ageless head coach.
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 Fiesta Bowl a blend of power and cash - centralohio.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Fiesta Bowl, like the rest of the BCS bowls, depends on teams in the major athletic conferences, such as the Pac-10, to vote on whether to keep the Fiesta in the upper tier of bowl games.
Dorger said other bowls, such as the Citrus in Orlando, would love to knock the Fiesta Bowl out of the BCS and attract the economic windfall of at least $100 million that a championship game brings.
The Fiesta Bowl's most recent financial records show that in the fiscal year that ended March 31, 2001, the bowl spent $11.3 million of the nearly $12.2 million that it raised.
www.centralohio.com /ohiostate/stories/20021204/football/506136.html   (1320 words)

  
 Fiesta Bowl Tickets, 2007 Fiesta Bowl Tickets at StubHub!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Set in the Valley of the Sun at Phoenix's new Cardinals Stadium, the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl always boasts a BCS battle not to be missed.
2007 Fiesta Bowl tickets are available, and these college bowl tickets are a chance for fans of not only the teams playing, but the sport in general, to descend upon the Valley of the Sun to see two of the best teams in the country play.
College bowl tickets to this game in Arizona have been available every year since 1971, but the event has taken its place among the most high-profile postseason events in recent years.
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 Fiesta Bowl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
In 2000 the Fiesta Bowl became part of the Bowl Championship Series, and every four years (most recently in 2003) is the designee for the national championship game.
Due to the foresight and leadership of the founding members of the Fiesta Bowl, along with thousands of dedicated volunteers, the Fiesta Bowl has taken on a life of its own encompassing one of the most comprehensive festivals in the nation.
Not only has the Fiesta Bowl changed the way college football fans celebrate their team’s accomplishments, it has become a way of life for thousands of Arizonans.
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 Fiesta Bowl Tickets, Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium Ticket Brokers
Fiesta Bowl tickets can be viewed with exact seating locations including section and row.
For decades, the Fiesta Bowl has brought excitement to the Phoenix area bringing in top college teams and loyal fans, making the Fiesta Bowl one of the most watched bowl games during the bowl season.
Fiesta Bowl tickets are picked up at our will call center located right outside University of Phoenix Stadium the day of the game.
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 Fiesta Bowl could be in Lions' future - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Penn State is considered an attractive option for the Fiesta Bowl on Jan. 2, should the Lions win the Big Ten Conference.
The Fiesta Bowl seems destined to lose its designated Big 12 champion host, presumably Texas, to the BCS national championship game, which this season is the Rose Bowl.
Designated bowl host schools are the Big 12 champion for the Fiesta, the SEC champion for the Sugar and the ACC champion for the Orange.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/tribune-review/sports/college/s_389827.html   (644 words)

  
 Fiesta Bowl tradition leaving Tempe | EastValleyTribune.com
The Fiesta Bowl was created with equal parts frustration and pride — frustration that ASU was frequently overlooked by the existing bowls and pride among civic leaders that the Valley deserved a place in the national spotlight.
The Fiesta Bowl also was the first of the five major college bowls to install a woman at the helm when Fiesta Inn general manager Sherry Henry was named chairwoman in 1994.
The bowl since has spawned dozens of ancillary events, including a nationally televised parade, a top-flight college basketball tournament, one of the nation’s largest New Year’s Eve parties, a nationalcaliber running event and a second Arizona bowl game, the Insight Bowl, which is affiliated with the Fiesta Bowl organization.
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 Fiesta Bowl tickets - Fiesta Bowl Football tickets, Fiesta Bowl College tickets and Fiesta Bowl schedule
Featuring traditional power Oklahoma and upstart Boise State, 2007 Fiesta Bowl tickets reward college football fans with a big-time showdown of two teams from opposite spectrums of the NCAA hierarchy.
Their last visit to the Fiesta Bowl wasn't a pleasant experience, as Chad Johnson and the Oregon State Beavers gave them a historic beating in 2001.
The buzz around Fiesta Bowl tickets will be at fever pitch by the time the calendar turns to the New Year.
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 Fiesta Bowl - College Football Bowl Game - Fiesta Bowl Coverage from VL of Sport -
The first Fiesta Bowl was on December 27, 1971 and featured the Arizona State Sun Devils and the Florida State Seminoles.
The Fiesta Bowl is now one of four bowl games that rotate to hold the Bowl Championship game each year.
Check out the official Fiesta Bowl website information of all the other Fiesta Bowl events that will be taking place around the bowl football game.
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 Fiesta Bowl Games
The previous record for longest pass in the Fiesta Bowl was 79 yards from Tennessee's Tee Martin to Peerless Price against Florida State in 1999 and Oregon's Joey Harrington to Samie Parker against Colorado in 2002.
It was the 35th and final Fiesta Bowl in Sun Devil Stadium.
Santonio Holmes set a Fiesta Bowl record with an 85-yard TD catch, then said he was forgoing his senior season to enter the NFL draft.
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 Fiesta Bowl Tickets - 2007 Fiesta Bowl Tickets
All of our Fiesta Bowl Tickets are either shipped by Federal Express or available for pick up at one of our many affiliates across the country.
The Boise State Broncos will be making their first appearance in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl and their first in a BCS bowl game.
He is 12-6 as a coach in bowl games and led the Sooners to the 2000 national championship with a win over Florida State in the Orange Bowl.
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 Fiesta Bowl Tickets - Bowl Championship Series - NCAA Football
The creation of the Fiesta Bowl grew out of the frustration of the Western Athletic Conference in trying to obtain bowl invitiations for its champions.
The next year, undefeated Arizona State was bypassed by the major bowls and had to settle for a less prestigious Peach Bowl appearance.
The Fiesta Bowl won the bidding matchup and the game was moved to the day after the 4 "Major" bowls.
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 Fiesta Bowl Coverage on Vindy.com
The 85-yard scoring pass from Smith to Santonio Holmes broke the OSU mark of 72 yards from Joe Germaine to Dimitrious Stanley in the 1997 Rose Bowl.
The Buckeyes turned in their most complete offensive performance in the program's bowl history Monday night, defeating the Fighting Irish, 34-20, in the 35th Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.
Monday night, in their 34-20 loss to Ohio State in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, the Fighting Irish were limited to 348 yards.
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 Fiesta Bowl Tickets, Fiesta Bowl Travel Packages, Fiesta Bowl Ticket
And now the Fiesta Bowl is moving to one of the most anticipated new stadiums in sports - Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
It’s anybody’s guess who will play in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl — maybe Ohio State or Notre Dame will be back, and powerhouse programs like Texas, Michigan, LSU, Florida and USC will all have their eyes on a BCS bowl.
The Fiesta Bowl has been one of the most successful college bowl games since it started in 1971, and a sellout crowd of more than 76,000 bought Fiesta Bowl tickets to the last bowl game to be played at Sun Devil Stadium.
www.gotickets.com /sports/college_football/bowl_games/fiesta_bowl.php   (488 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Fiesta Bowl- January 5, 1999
Tulane, which was not included in the playoff series, also finished undefeated, and that's one of the problems with the college bowl system, that a team can go undefeated and still not be given a chance to compete for the national championship.
But the point - they will rotate and the Fiesta Bowl had the first crack last night, but the other bowl games, because they didn't involve the national championship game the ratings were down.
The Rose Bowl, which is the oldest and most traditional of the bowl games, was down 39 percent in its television rating, which is a huge drop, and it was an excellent football game.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/sports/jan-june99/football_1-5.html   (1089 words)

  
 USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
This year's berth was aided by the BCS adding a fifth bowl game for the first time.
Playing in the Fiesta Bowl will complete a BCS Grand Slam of sorts for Oklahoma's fifth year seniors and head coach Bob Stoops.
Bowl organizers also have a number of extracurricular events planned to entertain the players.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/football/bowls/fiesta.htm   (938 words)

  
 Fiesta Bowl Tickets with a 200% Guarantee; Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Tickets, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
All 2007 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl ticket orders will be delivered via Federal Express to the cardholder billing address.
The 36th annual Fiesta Bowl game will feature the Big 12 Champion Oklahoma Sooners and the Boise State Broncos on January 1, 2007.
The Fiesta Bowl is held in Glendale, Arizona in the University of Phoenix Stadium which opened in August of 2006.
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 College Bowls   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The four BCS bowl games (Orange, Fiesta, Sugar, Rose) will be held annually, in addition to a National Championship game that will rotate among those four bowl sites each year.
The legacy of the Orange Bowl as a world-class event stadium was built on its ability to accommodate world champions and championship occasions.
It was in the Orange Bowl where the Miami Dolphins held its only undefeated season; where the University of Miami won three national collegiate football championships; where the world crowned its undisputed Welter weight champion when Alexis Arguello fought Aaron Pryor.
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 Fiesta Bowl Football Tickets : NCAA Fiesta Bowl Football Tickets @ BuySellTix
The Fiesta Bowl is scheduled to take place January 1, 2007 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
The NCAA finally approved a bowl game in to be played in Arizona in 1971, and the Fiesta Bowl was born.
No matter what teams play in the Fiesta Bowl or the final score of the game, college football fans are sure to enjoy their Fiesta Bowl tickets.
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 Faces of the Fiesta Bowl, Oregon State University
The last time he went to a Beaver bowl game was in 1942, when the Beavers played Duke in the Rose Bowl that was played in Durham, North Carolina.
The first official OSU Alumni Association Fiesta Bowl event was held Friday night at McDuffy's Sports Bar in Tempe.
The last bowl game Bill McInnis attended was in 1942, when he was a member of the Rose Bowl team.
alumni.oregonstate.edu /bowlgame/2001fiesta/bowlgame_faces.html   (428 words)

  
 ESPN.com - NCF - Tostitos FIESTA BOWL
For more information on the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl please visit the official bowl Web site.
There is speculation that Peterson will return for the Fiesta Bowl, which would give the team a big boost.
However, the Sooners have won eight games in a row with Allen Patrick and Chris Brown sharing the load, so they'll be just fine if he isn't suited up.
sports.espn.go.com /ncf/bowls06/bowls?game=fiesta   (980 words)

  
 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl: Colorado vs. Oregon
Joey Harrington threw four TD passes and the Oregon defense shut down the red-hot Colorado rushing attack and rolled to a 38-16 victory in the Fiesta Bowl.
A statistical breakdown of the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl between Oregon and Colorado.
Oregon's defense had a lot to prove heading into the Fiesta Bowl on New Year's Day.
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