American Football Database
2006 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl
Bowl Game
1 2 3 4 Total
Northern Illinois University 0 0 0 7 7
Texas Christian University 6 10 14 7 37
Date December 19, 2006
Season 2006
Stadium Qualcomm Stadium
Location San Diego, California
MVP Jeff Ballard (offense), Tommy Blake (defense)
Attendance 29,709[1]
Payout US$750,000 per team[2]
United States TV coverage
Network ESPN
Announcers: Rece Davis, Lou Holtz and Mark May
Poinsettia Bowl
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The 2006 Poinsettia Bowl was a post-season American college football bowl game between the TCU Horned Frogs and the Northern Illinois Huskies on December 19, 2006 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. TCU defeated Northern Illinois 37–7 in this game, which was the second year in the bowl's existence.