Here are a few more bowl-related notes and links. …
— Here’s info on travel packages for the bowl through the UWAA. It includes, according to the UWAA, “an all-inclusive land only package (includes 2 nights at Mandalay Bay–the Official Team and Alumni Hotel, welcome reception, game day roundtrip transportation, & admission to the Official Washington Warm Up) is now available, as well as single tickets to the Washington Warm Up–the Official Pregame Party.” There is also a Facebook page with bowl travel info.
— Here’s my story for the Monday paper on the bowl matchup.
— Bud Withers grades all the Pac-12 bowls and gives the Vegas a C-plus.
— Dr. Saturday rates the Vegas Bowl No. 13 of the 35.
— Jon Wilner offers his thoughts on all the Pac-12 bowls.
— The ESPN Pac-12 blog has a quick look at the matchup.
— The Las Vegas Review-Journal has this story on the game.
— And here’s the AP story.
— The Pac-12 got a record eight teams into bowls — of course it helps when you have a record 12 teams that are eligible for bowls — and the conference’s web site has some details on that.
— Here’s a complete schedule of bowl games.
— Here’s a good recap of why Louisiana Tech is not going bowling.