College Football Bowl Game Capsules

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Updated: December 31, 2013

El Paso, TX (SportsNetwork.com) – Brett Hundley’s 86-yard rushing touchdown in
the second quarter highlighted the 17th-ranked UCLA Bruins’ 42-12 victory over
the Virginia Tech Hokies in the Sun Bowl. Hundley carried the ball 10 times
for 161 yards and two scores for the Bruins (10-3), who won 10 games for
the first time since 2005. The sophomore quarterback also completed 16-
of-27 passes for 226 yards and two touchdowns. Virginia Tech senior
quarterback Logan Thomas took a hard hit from UCLA linebacker Jordan
Zumwalt early in the second quarter and did not return to the game. Thomas
completed 3-of-11 passes for 46 yards before exiting. Mark Leal took over
under center and connected on 12-of-25 passes for 130 yards and two
interceptions for the Hokies (8-5), who made their 21st straight bowl
appearance.

Final Score: Arizona 42, Boston College 19

Shreveport, LA (SportsNetwork.com) – Ka’Deem Carey carried the ball 27 times
for 169 yards and two touchdowns, leading the Arizona Wildcats to a 42-19
thrashing of the Boston College Eagles in the Advocare V100 Bowl. The game
featured two of the top running backs in the country, with Boston College’s
Andre Williams rushing for 75 yards and a score on 26 carries. Carey’s
performance on Tuesday made him Arizona’s all-time all-purpose yards leader.
B.J. Denker completed 17-of-24 passes for 275 yards and two touchdowns for the
Wildcats (8-5), who made their fifth bowl appearance in the last six seasons.
Denker also carried the ball 14 times for 51 yards and a score. Nate Phillips
set an Arizona bowl record for receiving yards in a game with 193. Chase
Rettig connected on 16-of-26 passes for 191 yards and two interceptions for
the Eagles (7-6), who have lost four straight bowl games. Alex Amidon caught
10 passes for 129 yards to break Pete Mitchell’s career receptions record
with 191.

Final Score: Mississippi State 44, Rice 7

Memphis, TN (SportsNetwork.com) – Dak Prescott accounted for five touchdowns
to lead the Mississippi State Bulldogs to a 44-7 victory over the Rice Owls in
the Liberty Bowl. Prescott completed 17-of-28 passes for 283 yards and three
scores and carried the ball 14 times for 78 yards and two touchdowns.
Jameon Lewis caught nine passes for 220 yards for the Bulldogs (7-6), who won
their final three games. Charles Ross rushed 10 times for 28 yards and a
touchdown for Rice (10-4), which had a four-game win streak snapped. Taylor
McHargue went 8-for-15 for 84 yards.