80 Games

80 Games Table
Year Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Attendance MVP Sponsor
2015Dec 31, 2015ThuAlabama (1)38Michigan State (6)082,812Alabama QB Jake Coker, Alabama CB Cyrus JonesGoodyear
2014Jan 1, 2015ThuMichigan State (5)42Baylor (7)4171,464QB Bryce Petter (Baylor), LB Taylor Young (Baylor)Goodyear
2013Jan 3, 2014FriMissouri (5)41Oklahoma State (17)3172,690RB Henry Josey (Missouri)AT&T
2012Jan 4, 2013FriTexas A&M (5)41Oklahoma (15)1387,025QB Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M), DB Dustin Harris (Texas A&M)AT&T
2011Jan 6, 2012FriArkansas (5)29Kansas State (15)1680,956QB Tyler Wilson (Arkansas), DL Jake Bequette (Arkansas)AT&T
2010Jan 7, 2011FriLouisiana State (8)41Texas A&M (19)2483,514WR Terrence Toliver (Louisiana State), DB Tyrann Mathieu (Louisiana State)AT&T
2009Jan 2, 2010SatMississippi (20)21Oklahoma State (21)777,928WR Dexter McCluster (Mississippi), LB Andre Sexton (Oklahoma State)AT&T
2008Jan 2, 2009FriMississippi (20)47Texas Tech (8)3488,175WR Dexter McCluster (Mississippi), DB Marshay Green (Mississippi)AT&T
2007Jan 1, 2008TueMissouri (7)38Arkansas (25)773,114RB Tony Temple (Missouri), DB William Moore (Missouri)AT&T
2006Jan 1, 2007MonAuburn (10)17Nebraska (22)1466,777WR Courtney Taylor (Auburn), LB Will Herring (Auburn)AT&T
2005Jan 2, 2006MonAlabama (13)13Texas Tech (18)1074,222QB Brodie Croyle (Alabama), LB DeMeco Ryans (Alabama)SBC Communications
2004Jan 1, 2005SatTennessee (15)38Texas A&M (22)775,704QB Rick Clausen (Tennessee), DL Justin Harrell (Tennessee)SBC Communications
2003Jan 2, 2004FriMississippi (16)31Oklahoma State (21)2873,928QB Eli Manning (Mississippi), DL Josh Cooper (Mississippi)SBC Communications
2002Jan 1, 2003WedTexas (9)35Louisiana State (18)2070,817WR Roy Williams (Texas), DL Cory Redding (Texas)SBC Communications
2001Jan 1, 2002TueOklahoma (10)10Arkansas (24)372,955RB Quentin Griffin (Oklahoma), DB Roy Williams (Oklahoma)SBC Communications
2000Jan 1, 2001MonKansas State (11)35Tennessee (21)2163,465QB Jonathan Beasley (Kansas State), DL Chris L. Johnson (Kansas State)SBC Communications
1999Jan 1, 2000SatArkansas (24)27Texas (14)672,723RB Cedric Cobbs (Arkansas), LB D.J. Cooper (Arkansas)Southwestern Bell
1998Jan 1, 1999FriTexas (20)38Mississippi State (25)1172,611RB Ricky Williams (Texas), LB Aaron Babino (Texas)Southwestern Bell
1997Jan 1, 1998ThuUCLA (5)29Texas A&M (20)2359,215QB Cade McNown (UCLA), LB Dat Nguyen (Texas A&M)Southwestern Bell
1996Jan 1, 1997WedBrigham Young (5)19Kansas State (14)1571,928QB Steve Sarkisian (Brigham Young), WR Kevin Lockett (Kansas State)Southwestern Bell
1995Jan 1, 1996MonColorado (7)38Oregon (12)658,214RB Herchell Troutman (Colorado), DB Marcus Washington (Colorado)Mobil
1994Jan 2, 1995MonSouthern California (21)55Texas Tech1470,218WR Keyshawn Johnson (Southern California), DB John Herpin (Southern California)Mobil
1993Jan 1, 1994SatNotre Dame (4)24Texas A&M (7)2169,855RB Lee Becton (Notre Dame), LB Antonio Shorter (Texas A&M)Mobil
1992Jan 1, 1993FriNotre Dame (5)28Texas A&M (4)371,615QB Rick Mirer (Notre Dame), DL Devon McDonald (Notre Dame)Mobil
1991Jan 1, 1992WedFlorida State (5)10Texas A&M (9)273,728RB Sean Jackson (Florida State), DB Chris Crooms (Texas A&M)Mobil
1990Jan 1, 1991TueMiami (FL) (4)46Texas (3)373,521QB Craig Erickson (Miami (FL)), DL Russell Maryland (Miami (FL))Mobil
1989Jan 1, 1990MonTennessee (8)31Arkansas (10)2774,358DB Carl Pickens (Tennessee), RB Chuck Webb (Tennessee)Mobil
1988Jan 2, 1989MonUCLA (9)17Arkansas (8)374,304QB Troy Aikman (UCLA), LB LaSalle Harper (Arkansas)Mobil
1987Jan 1, 1988FriTexas A&M (13)35Notre Dame (12)1073,006LB Adam Bob (Texas A&M), QB Bucky Richardson (Texas A&M)
1986Jan 1, 1987ThuOhio State (11)28Texas A&M (8)1274,188LB Chris Spielman (Ohio State), RB Roger Vick (Texas A&M)
1985Jan 1, 1986WedTexas A&M (11)36Auburn (16)1673,137DB Domingo Bryant (Texas A&M), RB Bo Jackson (Auburn)
1984Jan 1, 1985TueBoston College (8)45Houston2856,522LB Bill Romanowski (Boston College), RB Steve Strachan (Boston College)
1983Jan 2, 1984MonGeorgia (7)10Texas (2)967,891QB John Lastinger (Georgia), LB Jeff Leiding (Texas)
1982Jan 1, 1983SatSouthern Methodist (4)7Pittsburgh (6)360,359DB Wes Hopkins (Southern Methodist), QB Lance McIlhenny (Southern Methodist)
1981Jan 1, 1982FriTexas (6)14Alabama (3)1273,243QB Robert Brewer (Texas), LB Robbie Jones (Alabama)
1980Jan 1, 1981ThuAlabama (9)30Baylor (6)274,281DL Warren Lyles (Alabama), RB Major Ogilvie (Alabama)
1979Jan 1, 1980TueHouston (8)17Nebraska (7)1472,032QB Terry Elston (Houston), LB David Hodge (Houston)
1978Jan 1, 1979MonNotre Dame (10)35Houston (9)3432,500QB Joe Montana (Notre Dame), LB David Hodge (Houston)
1977Jan 2, 1978MonNotre Dame (5)38Texas (1)1076,601RB Vagas Ferguson (Notre Dame), LB Bob Golic (Notre Dame)
1976Jan 1, 1977SatHouston (6)30Maryland (4)2154,500RB Alois Blackwell (Houston), DB Mark Mohr (Houston)
1975Jan 1, 1976ThuArkansas (18)31Georgia (12)1074,500RB Ike Forte (Arkansas), LB Hal McAfee (Arkansas)
1974Jan 1, 1975WedPenn State (7)41Baylor (12)2067,500QB Tom Shuman (Penn State), DB Ken Quesenberry (Baylor)
1973Jan 1, 1974TueNebraska (12)19Texas (8)367,500RB Tony Davis (Nebraska), LB Wade Johnson (Texas)
1972Jan 1, 1973MonTexas (7)17Alabama (4)1372,000LB Randy Braband (Texas), QB Alan Lowry (Texas)
1971Jan 1, 1972SatPenn State (10)30Texas (12)672,000DL Bruce Bannon (Penn State), RB Lydell Mitchell (Penn State)
1970Jan 1, 1971FriNotre Dame (6)24Texas (1)1172,000DB Clarence Ellis (Notre Dame), QB Eddie Phillips (Texas)
1969Jan 1, 1970ThuTexas (1)21Notre Dame (9)1773,000RB Steve Worster (Texas), LB Bob Olson (Notre Dame)
1968Jan 1, 1969WedTexas (5)36Tennessee (8)1372,000LB Tom Campbell (Texas), QB James Street (Texas)
1967Jan 1, 1968MonTexas A&M20Alabama (9)1675,504DL Grady Allen (Texas A&M), LB Bill Hobbs (Texas A&M)
1966Dec 31, 1966SatGeorgia (4)24Southern Methodist (10)975,400RB Kent Lawrence (Georgia), DL George Patton (Georgia)
1965Jan 1, 1966SatLouisiana State (5)14Arkansas (2)776,200RB Joe Labruzzo (Louisiana State), OL David McCormick (Louisiana State)
1964Jan 1, 1965FriArkansas (3)10Nebraska (7)775,504LB Ronnie Caveness (Arkansas), QB Fred Marshall (Arkansas)
1963Jan 1, 1964WedTexas (1)28Navy (2)675,504OL Scott Appleton (Texas), QB Duke Carlisle (Texas)
1962Jan 1, 1963TueLouisiana State (7)13Texas (4)075,504QB Lynn Amedee (Louisiana State), OL Johnny Treadwell (Texas)
1961Jan 1, 1962MonTexas (3)12Mississippi (5)775,504QB Mike Cotten (Texas), E Bob Moses (Texas)
1960Jan 2, 1961MonDuke (11)7Arkansas (6)674,000OL Dwight Bumgarner (Duke), RB Lance Alworth (Arkansas)
1959Jan 1, 1960FriSyracuse (1)23Texas (4)1475,504RB Ernie Davis (Syracuse), OL Maurice Doke (Texas)
1958Jan 1, 1959ThuAir Force (8)0Texas Christian (7)075,504OL Dave Phillips (Air Force), RB Jack Spikes (Texas Christian)
1957Jan 1, 1958WedNavy (8)20Rice (9)775,504QB Tom Forrestal (Navy), OL Tony Stremic (Navy)
1956Jan 1, 1957TueTexas Christian (14)28Syracuse (8)2768,000OL Norman Hamilton (Texas Christian), RB Jim Brown (Syracuse)
1955Jan 2, 1956MonMississippi (15)14Texas Christian (7)1375,504OL Buddy Alliston (Mississippi), QB Eagle Day (Mississippi)
1954Jan 1, 1955SatGeorgia Tech (15)14Arkansas (13)675,504RB George Humphreys (Georgia Tech), OL Bud Brooks (Arkansas)
1953Jan 1, 1954FriRice (8)28Alabama (11)675,504OL Richard Chapman (Rice), RB Dickey Maegle (Rice)
1952Jan 1, 1953ThuTexas (10)16Tennessee (9)075,504RB Richard Ochoa (Texas), LB Bob Griesbach (Tennessee)
1951Jan 1, 1952TueKentucky (17)20Texas Christian (11)775,347RB Emery Clark (Kentucky), RB Keith Flowers (Texas Christian)
1950Jan 1, 1951MonTennessee (9)20Texas (5)1475,349RB Andy Kozar (Tennessee), OL Bud McFadin (Texas)
1949Jan 2, 1950MonRice (7)27North Carolina (19)1375,347RB Billy Burkhalter (Rice), E James Williams (Rice)
1948Jan 1, 1949SatSouthern Methodist (8)21Oregon (10)1369,000RB Kyle Rote (Southern Methodist), QB Norm Van Brocklin (Oregon)
1947Jan 1, 1948ThuPenn State (5)13Southern Methodist (4)1343,000OL Steve Suhey (Penn State), RB Doak Walker (Southern Methodist)
1946Jan 1, 1947WedLouisiana State (9)0Arkansas (10)038,000E Alton Baldwin (Arkansas), QB Y.A. Tittle (Louisiana State)
1945Jan 1, 1946TueTexas (10)40Missouri (14)2745,000E Hub Bechtol (Texas), OL Jim Kekeris (Missouri)
1944Jan 1, 1945MonOklahoma State (15)34Texas Christian037,000E Neill Armstrong (Oklahoma State), DL Ralph Foster (Oklahoma State)
1943Jan 1, 1944SatTexas (12)7Randolph Field (18)732,000OL Martin Ruby (Randolph Field), E Joe Parker (Texas)
1942Jan 1, 1943FriTexas (18)14Georgia Tech (2)736,000OL Jack Freeman (Texas), E Jack Marshall (Georgia Tech)
1941Jan 1, 1942ThuAlabama (18)29Texas A&M (2)2138,000RB Jimmy Nelson (Alabama), OL Martin Ruby (Texas A&M)
1940Jan 1, 1941WedTexas A&M (2)13Fordham (14)1245,500OL Charles Henke (Texas A&M), OL Joe Ungerer (Fordham)
1939Jan 1, 1940MonClemson (15)6Boston College (14)320,000B Banks McFadden (Clemson)
1938Jan 2, 1939MonSaint Mary's (CA)20Texas Tech (14)1340,000OL Jerry Dowd (Saint Mary's (CA)), RB Elmer Tarbox (Texas Tech)
1937Jan 1, 1938SatRice (15)28Colorado (16)1437,000RB Ernie Lain (Rice), QB Byron White (Colorado)
1936Jan 1, 1937FriTexas Christian (18)16Marquette (15)617,000OL Ki Aldrich (Texas Christian), QB Sammy Baugh (Texas Christian)
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