2000 Fiesta Bowl

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2000 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
BCS Bowl Game
1 2 3 4 Total
Tennessee 0 7 7 7 21
Nebraska 14 3 7 7 31
Date January 2, 2000
Season 1999
Stadium Sun Devil Stadium
Location Tempe, Arizona
Attendance 71,526[1]
United States TV coverage
Network ABC
Announcers: Tim Brant and Dean Blevins
Fiesta Bowl
 < 1999  2001

The 2000 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, played on January 2, 2000, was the 29th edition of the Fiesta Bowl. The game was played at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona between the Tennessee Volunteers (ranked #5 in the BCS) and the Nebraska Cornhuskers (ranked #3 in the BCS). The matchup featured the two most current National Championship teams. Nebraska in 1997, and Tennessee in 1998.

Nebraska won the game 31–21.

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