1999 Insight.com Bowl

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1999 Insight.com Bowl
Bowl Game
1 2 3 4 Total
Colorado 21 24 10 7 62
Boston College 0 7 7 14 28
Date December 31, 1999
Season 1999
Stadium Arizona Stadium
Location Tucson, Arizona
Insight.com Bowl
 < 1998  2000

The 1999 edition to the Insight.com Bowl was the 11th edition to the bowl game. It featured the Boston College Eagles, and the Colorado Buffaloes. Colorado's 62 points were the most ever scored in this bowl game. Boston College would go on to win the next 8 bowl games after this.

1st Quarter[edit]

Colorado started off with a 10 yard touchdown run from Cortlen Johnson making it 7–0 Colorado. Mike Moschetti's 2 yard touchdown run made it 14–0. Colorado's Jason Sykes intercepted a Boston College pass, and returned it 29 yards for a touchdown, making it 21-0 Colorado, to close the 1st quarter scoring.

2nd Quarter[edit]

In the second quarter, Colorado's Rashidi Barnes intercepted a Boston College pass, and returned it 21 yards for a touchdown, making it 28-0. Ben Kelly later scored on an 88 yard punt return for Colorado giving them a 35-0 lead. With Colorado driving again, Boston College's George White intercepted a Colorado pass and returned it 78 yards for a score making it 35–7. Cortlen Johnson added a 2 yard touchdown for Colorado to make it 42–7. Jeremy Aldrich's 26 yard field goal made it 45–7 Colorado at the half.

3rd Quarter[edit]

In the third quarter, Jeremy Aldrich drilled a 21 yard field goal, making the score 48–7 Colorado. Boston College's Bryan Ardnt recovered a fumble in the end zone to make it 48–14. Colorado's Roman Hollowell scored on an 18 yard touchdown run to make it 55–14 Colorado at the end of three quarters.

4th Quarter[edit]

Colorado's Zac Colvin rushed 4 yards for a touchdown to make it 62–14. Boston College's Tim Hasselbeck threw a 2 yard touchdown pass to Jamal Burke to make it 62–21. Doug Bessette scored on a 9 yard return of a blocked punt for Boston College, to make the final score 62–28.

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