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2000 – West Virginia vs. Ole Miss

2000 Bowl Game December 28, 2000 - Adelphia Coliseum West Virginia 49, Ole Miss 38 Attendance: 47,119 Boxscore The Mountaineers carved up the Rebels defense for three quarters, built a 49-9 lead and held on for a 49-38 victory. West Virginia’s victory kept the Big East’s record perfect against the Southeastern Conference in the first…
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1999 – Syracuse vs. Kentucky

1999 Bowl Game December 29, 1999 - Adelphia Coliseum Syracuse 20, Kentucky 13 Attendance: 59,221 Boxscore In the nick of time, Syracuse remembered how to win. The win would mark their first victory in the 1999 season since November 6. Syracuse ended the regular season by losing its last two games and four of its…
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1998 – Virginia Tech vs. Alabama

Well before we were ever the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, we were known as the American General Music City Bowl. Our first game, played at Vanderbilt Stadium while Nissan Stadium was under construction, was a clash of two historic programs with roots dating back to the 1890s: Virginia Tech and Alabama. See below…
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