1999 Holiday Bowl
|1999 Culligan Holiday Bowl|
|Date||December 29, 1999|
|Location||San Diego, California|
|MVP||Offensive: Jonathan Beasley, Kansas State
Defensive: Darren Howard, Kansas State
|Halftime show||Marching bands|
|Payout||US$1,960,000 per team|
|United States TV coverage|
The 1999 Holiday Bowl was a college football bowl game played December 29, 1999, in San Diego, California. It was part of the 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season. It featured the Washington Huskies, and the Kansas State Wildcats.
Washington scored the first points of the game, after a 39-yard John Anderson field goal, giving Washington an early 3-0 lead. Kansas State responded with a 1-yard touchdown run by Jonathan Beasley, giving KSU a 7-3 lead. John Anderson kicked his second field goal of the game, a 49 yarder, making it 7-6 Kansas State.
In the second quarter, Kansas State's Jamie Rheem kicked a 41-yard field goal, increasing Kansas State's lead to 10-6. Washington later scored on a 3-yard touchdown run by Pat Coniff, giving Washington a 13-10 halftime lead.
In the third quarter, Jonathan Beasley scored his second touchdown of the game with an 11-yard run, to put Kansas State back on top 17-13. Washington reclaimed the lead after Maurice Shaw took a handoff, and ran 5 yards for a touchdown, 20-17. In the fourth quarter, Jonathan Beasley scored his third rushing touchdown of the game, giving Kansas State the lead for good at 24-20.