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The Silicon Valley Football Classic, sometimes referred to simply as the Silicon Valley Bowl or Silicon Valley Classic, was an NCAA-certified Division I-A post-season college football bowl game that was played at Spartan Stadium on the South Campus of San José State University in San Jose, California, from 2000 to 2004. It had a contractual tie-in with the Western Athletic Conference throughout its history; starting in 2003, it had a second tie-in with the Pac-10. Image File history File links SiliconValleyFootballClassicLogo. ... 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. ... Spartan Stadium, located in San Jose, California, is the football stadium of the San José State University Spartans. ... San José State University, commonly shortened to San José State and SJSU, is the founding campus of what became the California State University system. ... Nickname: Capital of Silicon Valley Location of San Jose within Santa Clara County, California. ... See also: 1999 in sports, other events of 2000, 2001 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Dale Jarrett won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Bobby Labonte Indy Racing League - Buddy Lazier won the season championship Indianapolis 500- Juan Pablo Montoya CART Racing... // On January 28, International Olympic Committee Vice-President Kim Un-yong is arrested on charges of corruption in Seoul. ... It has been suggested that Western Athletic Conference Mens Basketball Tournament be merged into this article or section. ... See also: 2002 in sports, other events of 2003, 2004 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Michael Waltrip wins rain-shortened Daytona 500 Winston Cup Championship won by Matt Kenseth for Ford. ... The Pacific Ten Conference (Pac-10) is a college athletic conference which operates in the western United States. ...


On April 20, 2005, it was announced that the game's license would not be renewed by the NCAA and the Postseason Football Licensing Subcommittee. The 2004 game was a financial failure, with factors (including a driving rainstorm, geographically distant schools, an improvised matchup of two low-profile teams due to not having eligible candidates in the WAC and PAC-10, and other bad press) contributing to its decision. It was replaced by the Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego, California. April 20 is the 110th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (111th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl is a post-season NCAA-sanctioned Division I-A college football bowl game that was created in 2005. ... Nickname: Americas Finest City Location of San Diego within San Diego County Coordinates: Country United States State California County San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders City Attorney Michael Aguirre City Council Scott Peters Kevin Faulconer Toni Atkins Tony Young Brian Maienschein Donna Frye Jim Madaffer Ben Hueso Area    - City 963. ...


Previous results

Date Played Winning Team Losing Team
December 31, 2000 Air Force 37 Fresno State 34
December 31, 2001 Michigan State 44 Fresno State 35
December 31, 2002 Fresno State 30 Georgia Tech 21
December 30, 2003 Fresno State 17 UCLA 9
December 30, 2004 Northern Illinois 34 Troy 21
  • The 2004 game featured a MAC vs. Sun Belt matchup- neither the Pac 10 or WAC was able to send a team.

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Silicon Valley Football Classic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (220 words)
The Silicon Valley Football Classic, sometimes referred to simply as the Silicon Valley Bowl or Silicon Valley Classic, was an NCAA-certified Division I-A post-season college football bowl game that was played at Spartan Stadium on the South Campus of San José State University in San Jose, California, from 2000 to 2004.
On April 20, 2005, it was announced that the game's license would not be renewed by the NCAA and the Postseason Football Licensing Subcommittee.
The 2004 game was a disaster, with many factors (including a driving rainstorm that kept fans away, an unfavorable matchup due to not having eligible candidates in the WAC and Pac-10, and other bad press) contributing to its decision.
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