1959 Sugar Bowl
|1959 Sugar Bowl|
|Date||January 1, 1959|
|Location||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|MVP||Billy Cannon, LSU|
LSU's first score came in the third quarter, as Billy Cannon threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to Mickey Mangham as LSU got the go-ahead 7–0 score. The defenses from either team did not allow any additional points, as LSU won the game. Cannon was named Sugar Bowl MVP.