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Insight Bowl

Insight Bowl logo
Stadium Sun Devil Stadium
Location Tempe, Arizona
Previous Stadiums Arizona Stadium (1989 — 1999)
Bank One Ballpark (2000 — 2004)
Chase Field (2005)
Previous Locations Tucson, Arizona (1989 — 1999)
Phoenix, Arizona (2000 — 2005)
Operated 1989 — present
Conference Tie-ins Big Ten, Big 12
Previous Conference Tie-ins Big East (1989 — 2005)
Pac-10 (1989 — 2005)
Payout US$1,200,000 (2006)
Sponsors
Insight Enterprises (1996 — present)
Former names
Copper Bowl (1989 — 1996)
Insight.com Bowl (1997 — 2001)
2006 Matchup
Texas Tech vs. Minnesota


The Insight Bowl is an NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A post-season American college football bowl game played in Arizona since 1989. From 1989 to 1999, the games were played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson. Since 2000, the games have been played at Bank One Ballpark, now known as Chase Field, in Phoenix. Starting with the game that follows the 2006 regular season, the venue will move to Sun Devil Stadium in nearby Tempe, with the game being televised on the NFL Network, replacing ESPN. Image File history File links InsightBowlLogo. ... Sun Devil Stadium is located on the campus of Arizona State University in Tempe. ... Downtown Tempe and Arizona State University Tempe (pronounced ) is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, with a population of 161,143 according to 2005 Census Bureau estimates. ... Arizona Stadium is an open-air stadium located on the campus of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. ... Chase Field, also known as The BOB (after its original name, Bank One Ballpark), is a stadium located in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Nickname: The Old Pueblo Location in Pima County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: Country United States State Arizona Counties Pima Mayor Bob Walkup (R) Area    - City 505. ... Nickname: Valley of the Sun Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: Country United States State Arizona Counties Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area    - City 1,230. ... Big Ten redirects here. ... The Big 12 Conference is a college athletic conference of twelve schools located in the central United States. ... The Big East Conference is a collegiate athletics conference consisting of seventeen universities in the northeastern, southeastern and midwestern United States. ... The Pacific Ten Conference (Pac-10) is a college athletic conference which operates in the western United States. ... ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 3. ... 2006 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Insight Enterprises, Inc. ... The 2006 NCAA Division I-A football season, or the American college football season, began on August 31, 2006 and will conclude with the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) National Championship Game on January 8, 2007 in Glendale, Arizona, USA (not counting post-season all-star games that follow). ... Texas Tech University is a nationally recognized doctoral/research university located in Lubbock, Texas, established in 1923 originally as Texas Technological College. ... The 2006 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team will represent the University of Minnesota in the college football season of 2006-2007. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced N-C-Double-A or N-C-Two-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletic programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... A bowl game is a post-season college football game, typically at the Division I-A level. ... It has been suggested that Arizona Governors Mansion be merged into this article or section. ... Arizona Stadium is an open-air stadium located on the campus of the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. ... Nickname: The Old Pueblo Location in Pima County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: Country United States State Arizona Counties Pima Mayor Bob Walkup (R) Area    - City 505. ... Chase Field, also known as The BOB (after its original name, Bank One Ballpark), is a stadium located in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Nickname: Valley of the Sun Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: Country United States State Arizona Counties Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area    - City 1,230. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sun Devil Stadium is located on the campus of Arizona State University in Tempe. ... Downtown Tempe and Arizona State University Tempe (pronounced ) is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, with a population of 161,143 according to 2005 Census Bureau estimates. ... NFL Network is an American specialty channel owned and operated by the National Football League (NFL) and is also shown in Canada. ... ESPN (an acronym for the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ...


The game was formerly known as the Copper Bowl from 1989 until 1996 when sponsorship and naming rights were assumed by Insight Enterprises and it became the Insight.com Bowl (1997 to 2001), and then the Insight Bowl. It featured teams from the Big East and Pac 10 until 2005. Starting in 2006, the Insight Bowl will feature an annual matchup between teams from the Big Ten and the Big 12. 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Naming rights are the right to name a piece of property, either tangible property or an event, usually granted in exchange for financial considerations. ... Insight Enterprises, Inc. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year 2001. ... The Big East Conference is a collegiate athletics conference consisting of seventeen universities in the northeastern, southeastern and midwestern United States. ... The Pacific Ten Conference (Pac-10) is a college athletic conference which operates in the western United States. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Big Ten redirects here. ... The Big 12 Conference is a college athletic conference of twelve schools located in the central United States. ...

Contents

Previous results

Date Played Winning Team Losing Team
December 31, 1989 Arizona 17 North Carolina State 10
December 31, 1990 California 17 Wyoming 15
December 31, 1991 Indiana 24 Baylor 0
December 31, 1992 Washington State 31 Utah 28
December 29, 1993 Kansas State 52 Wyoming 17
December 29, 1994 BYU 31 Oklahoma 6
December 27, 1995 Texas Tech 55 Air Force 41
December 27, 1996 Wisconsin 38 Utah 10
December 27, 1997 Arizona 20 New Mexico 14
December 26, 1998 Missouri 34 West Virginia 31
December 31, 1999 Colorado 62 Boston College 28
December 28, 2000 Iowa State 37 Pittsburgh 29
December 29, 2001 Syracuse 26 Kansas State 3
December 26, 2002 Pittsburgh 38 Oregon State 13
December 26, 2003 California 52 Virginia Tech 49
December 28, 2004 Oregon State 38 Notre Dame 21
December 27, 2005 Arizona State 45 Rutgers 40
December 29, 2006 Texas Tech vs. Minnesota

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The University of Wyoming is a land-grant university located in Laramie, Wyoming, situated on Wyomings high plains, at an elevation of 7,200 feet (2194 m), between the Laramie and Medicine Bow mountain ranges. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Indiana University is the principal campus of the Indiana University system. ... Baylor University is a private, Baptist-affiliated research university located in Waco, Texas. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Washington State University (WSU) is a major public research university in Pullman, Washington. ... The University of Utah (also The U or the U of U or the UU) is a public university in Salt Lake City, Utah. ... 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The University of Oklahoma, often called OU or Oklahoma, is a coeducational public research university located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Texas Tech University is a nationally recognized doctoral/research university located in Lubbock, Texas (USA). ... The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA), located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, (, ), is an institution for the undergraduate education of officers in the United States Air Force. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of New Mexico (UNM) is a public university in Albuquerque, New Mexico. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... The University of Missouri–Columbia, (abbreviated MU and nicknamed Mizzou) is an institution of higher learning located in Columbia, Missouri, USA. Columbia is the flagship campus in the University of Missouri System with approximately 27,000 students. ... WVU Mountaineer Mascot statue in front of the Mountainlair Student Union. ... 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December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Arizona State University (ASU) is a public institution of higher education and research with several campuses located in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. ... Rutgers redirects here. ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Washington Avenue Bridge at night The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, almost always abbreviated U of M, and sometimes referred to as The U by locals, is the oldest and largest part of the University of Minnesota system. ...

MVPs

Date played MVPs Team Position
December 31, 1989 Shane Montgomery North Carolina State QB
Scott Geyer Arizona DB
December 31, 1990 Mike Pawlawski California QB
Robert Midgett Wyoming LB
December 31, 1991 Vaughn Dunbar Indiana TB
Mark Hagen Indiana LB
December 28, 1992 Drew Bledsoe Washington State QB
Phillip Bobo Washington State WR
Kareem Leary Utah DB
December 29, 1993 Andrew Coleman Kansas State WR
Kenny McEntyre Kansas State CB
December 29, 1994 John Walsh BYU QB
Jamal Willis BYU RB
Broderick Simpson Oklahoma LB
December 27, 1995 Byron Hanspard Texas Tech RB
Zebbie Lethridge Texas Tech QB
Mickey Dalton Air Force CB
December 27, 1996 Ron Dayne Wisconsin RB
Tarek Saleh Wisconsin LB
December 27, 1997 Trung Canidate Arizona RB
Jimmy Sprotte Arizona LB
December 26, 1998 Marc Bulger West Virginia QB
Jeff Marriott Missouri DT
December 31, 1999 Cortlen Johnson Colorado RB
Jashon Sykes Colorado LB
December 28, 2000 Sage Rosenfels Iowa State QB
Reggie Hayward Iowa State DE
December 29, 2001 James Mungro Syracuse RB
Clifton Smith Syracuse LB
December 26, 2002 Brandon Miree Pittsburgh TB
Claude Harriott Pittsburgh DL
December 26, 2003 Aaron Rodgers California QB
Ryan Gutierrez California FS
December 26, 2004 Derek Anderson Oregon State QB
Trent Bray Oregon State LB
December 27, 2005 Rudy Carpenter Arizona State QB
Jamar Williams Arizona State LB

December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Shane Montgomery , a Newark, Ohio native, is the head football coach of the Miami University RedHawks of the Mid-American Conference. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Vaughn Allen Dunbar (born September 4, 1968 in Fort Wayne, Indiana) was a running back for the New Orleans Saints and the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Drew McQueen Bledsoe (born February 14, 1972) is an American football quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys NFL franchise. ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Ron Dayne (born March 14, 1978 in Berlin, New Jersey) is an American football running back for the Houston Texans of the NFL. He is best known for holding the NCAA record for career rushing yards. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Trung Canidate was a running back in the NFL. In his career he has played for the St. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Marc Robert Bulger (born April 5, 1977 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American football player and the St. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Sage Rosenfels (born March 6, 1978 in Maquoketa, Iowa) is an American football quarterback with the Houston Texans of the NFL. Rosenfels was a college player at Iowa State University, and the Washington Redskins selected him in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. ... Fifth-year defensive end who developed into the Broncos’ top pass rusher, leading the team with a career-high 10. ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2001. ... James Mungro is an American football running back who currently plays for the Indianapolis Colts. ... Clifton Smith is a linebacker, number 54, for the Cleveland Browns. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Aaron Charles Rodgers (born December 2, 1983 in Chico, California, USA) is an American football quarterback. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Derek Lamont Anderson (born July 18, 1974 in Louisville, Kentucky) is a professional basketball player for the NBA. He is currently a Houston Rocket as of August 21, 2005. ... Trent Antony Bray (born September 1, 1973 in Auckland) is a former freestyle swimmer from New Zealand, who competed at two consequentive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1992 in Barcelona, Spain. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jamar Williams (born in 1984) is an American football linebacker for the National Football League Chicago Bears. ...

See also

List of college bowl games // Bowl Championship Series Games Since the 1998 season, the four BCS bowls have determined the national champion on a rotating basis. ...


External links

  • Official Website of the Insight Bowl

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Insight Bowl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (202 words)
The Insight Bowl is an NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A post-season college American football bowl game played in Arizona since 1989.
The game was formerly known as the Copper Bowl from 1989 until 1996 when sponsorship and naming rights were assumed by Insight Enterprises and it became the Insight.com Bowl (1997 to 2001), and then the Insight Bowl.
(Independent Notre Dame participates in the Big East's bowl pool, as it is a Big East member in all other sports sponsored by that conference.) Starting in 2006, the Insight Bowl will feature an annual matchup between the sixth place teams from the Big Ten and the Big 12.
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