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California Bowl

Games: 11 (1981-1991)

First Game: December 19, 1981 (Toledo 27, San Jose State 25)
Last Game: December 14, 1991 (Fresno State vs. Bowling Green State)

Most Points: 51 (Fresno State in 1985)
Fewest Points: 6 (Ball State in 1989)
Largest Margin: +44 (Fresno State over Bowling Green State in 1985)

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11 Games

Year Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Attendance MVP Sponsor
1991 Dec 14, 1991 Sat Bowling Green State 28 Fresno State 21 34,825 California Raisin Advisory Board
1990 Dec 8, 1990 Sat San Jose State 48 Central Michigan 24 25,431 California Raisin Advisory Board
1989 Dec 9, 1989 Sat Fresno State 27 Ball State 6 31,610 California Raisin Advisory Board
1988 Dec 10, 1988 Sat Fresno State 35 Western Michigan 30 31,272 RB Darell Rosette (Fresno State) California Raisin Advisory Board
1987 Dec 12, 1987 Sat Eastern Michigan 30 San Jose State 27 24,000 RB Gary Patton (Eastern Michigan)
1986 Dec 13, 1986 Sat San Jose State 37 Miami (OH) 7 10,743 QB Mike Perez (San Jose State)
1985 Dec 14, 1985 Sat Fresno State 51 Bowling Green State 7 32,554 P Mike Mancini (Fresno State)
1984 Dec 15, 1984 Sat Nevada-Las Vegas 30 Toledo 13 21,741
1983 Dec 17, 1983 Sat Northern Illinois 20 Cal State Fullerton 13 20,464 RB Lou Wicks (Northern Illinois)
1982 Dec 18, 1982 Sat Fresno State 29 Bowling Green State 28 30,000 QB Jeff Tedford (Fresno State)
1981 Dec 19, 1981 Sat Toledo 27 San Jose State 25 15,565