Fight Hunger Bowl gameday glance: BYU vs. Washington, Dec. 27, 7:30 p.m. (7 items)
BYU is 6-2 in bowl games under coach Bronco Mendenhall and will look to keep that impressive streak going as they take on a very good Washington team.
As good as the Huskies are, they could be vulnerable Friday night as head coach Steve Sarkisian left the program to take over the head coaching position at USC. Assistant Marques Tuiasosopo will coach the team during the bowl game. It will be interesting to see how the team responds under Tuiasosopo.
Here's a look at several key factors to the bowl game.
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1 of 7. BYU (8-4) vs. Washington (8-4)
AT&T Park (41,503)
Radio: 1160 AM
Weather: Temperatures in the 50s at kickoff with a slight breeze.
2 of 7. The stakes
For BYU The Cougars are looking to extend their four-game bowl win streak. After a few close, disappointing losses against tough opponents, a victory over a Pac-12 team like Washington would be a feather in BYU’s cap.
3 of 7. The trends
For BYU The Cougars have won six of eight bowl games under coach Bronco Mendenhall and they’re 3-2 against Pac-12 opponents in bowl games.
4 of 7. The edge
BYU will win if … The Cougars can limit turnovers, be efficient on third-down attempts, and score touchdowns in the red zone.