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The 2001-02 NCAA College Football Bowl Games post-season schedule followed the 2001 NCAA Division I FBS regular season in college football. The Miami Hurricanes won the National Championship over Nebraska, 37-14.

Non-BCS bowlsEdit

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New Orleans BowlEdit

December 18, 2001 at the Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, LA

In the first New Orleans Bowl, the Colorado State Rams beat the North Texas Mean Green 45-20.

GMAC BowlEdit

December 19, 2001 at Ladd Peebles Stadium, Mobile, AL

This game featured two future NFL quarterbacks, David Garrard for East Carolina and Byron Leftwich for Marshall. The Pirates jumped out to a 38-8 lead at halftime but Marshall came back to tie the game at 51 at the end of the fourth quarter. The game ended in double overtime 64-61, marking it the highest scoring bowl game in history. Byron Leftwich tied a bowl game record with 576 passing yards.

Tangerine BowlEdit

December 20, 2001 at the Citrus Bowl, Orlando, FL

Las Vegas BowlEdit

December 25, 2001 at Sam Boyd Stadium, Whitney, Nevada

Independence BowlEdit

December 27, 2001 at Independence Stadium, Shreveport, LA

Seattle BowlEdit

December 27, 2001 at Safeco Field, Seattle, WA

Galleryfurniture.com BowlEdit

December 28, 2001 at the Houston Astrodome, Houston, TX

In a battle of two Texas teams, the Aggies prevailed 28-9.

Music City BowlEdit

December 28, 2001 at Adelphia Coliseum, Nashville, TN

Holiday BowlEdit

December 28, 2001 at Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA

Despite leading 36-20 heading into the fourth quarter, the Washington Huskies lost to the Texas Longhorns 47-43.

Motor City BowlEdit

December 29, 2001 at Ford Field, Detroit, MI

Alamo BowlEdit

December 29, 2001 at the Alamodome, San Antonio, TX

Insight BowlEdit

December 29, 2001 at Bank One Ballpark, Phoenix, AZ

Humanitarian BowlEdit

December 31, 2001 at Bronco Stadium, Boise, ID

On the blue turf of Bronco Stadium, Clemson defeated Louisiana Tech 49-24.

Sun BowlEdit

December 31, 2001 at Sun Bowl Stadium, El Paso, TX

Liberty BowlEdit

December 31, 2001 at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, Memphis, TN

Peach BowlEdit

December 31, 2001 at the Georgia Dome, Atlanta, GA

Outback BowlEdit

January 1, 2002 at Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL

Cotton Bowl ClassicEdit

January 1, 2002, at the Cotton Bowl, Dallas, TX

Gator BowlEdit

January 1, 2002 at Alltel Stadium, Jacksonville, FL

Florida Citrus BowlEdit

January 1, 2002 at the Citrus Bowl, Orlando, FL

BCS bowlsEdit

Fiesta bowlEdit

January 1, 2002 at Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, AZ

Sugar BowlEdit

January 1, 2002 at the Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, LA

Orange BowlEdit

January 2, 2002 at Pro Player Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL

Rose Bowl (BCS National Championship)Edit

January 3, 2002 at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA

All-star gamesEdit

Senior bowlEdit

January 26, 2002 at Ladd Peebles Stadium, Mobile, AL[5]

  • South 41, North 26[6]

East-West Shrine GameEdit

January 12, 2009 at Pacific Bell Park, San Francisco, CA

  • West 21, East 13

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "New Orleans Bowl History". http://neworleansbowl.com/2007/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=16&Itemid=36. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
  2. "Leftwich throws for 576 yards in 64-61 GMAC Bowl win". CNN. http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/college/2001/bowls/news/2001/12/19/marshall_ecu_ap/. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
  3. "Pittsburgh 34, North Carolina St. 19". CNN. http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/college/recaps/2001/12/20/ppd_nnn/. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
  4. "Utah vs. USC". USA Today. http://www.usatoday.com/sports/scores101/101359/101359303.htm. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
  5. "Randle El To Wear His Customary No. 11 in Senior Bowl". http://iuhoosiers.cstv.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/012302aaa.html. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
  6. "2002 Senior Bowl recap". Archived from the original on 9 December 2009. http://web.archive.org/web/20091209201015/http://www.seniorbowl.com/gamerecaps2000s.asp. Retrieved 24 December 2009.
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