2013 Hawaii Bowl
|2013 Sheraton Hawaii Bowl|
|Date||December 24, 2013|
|Location||Honolulu (Halawa), Hawaii|
|Favorite||Oregon State by 3|
|National anthem||Tioni Tam Sing|
|Referee||Gary Patterson (ACC)|
|Halftime show||Amy Hanaialii and Mark Kealiʻi Hoʻomalu|
|Payout||US$750,000 (per team)|
|United States TV coverage|
|Announcers||TV: Steve Levy (play-by-play)
Mark May (analyst)
Lou Holtz (analyst)
Maria Taylor (sideline)
Radio: Kevin Winter (play-by-play)
Trevor Matich (analyst)
The 2013 Hawaii Bowl was an American college football bowl game that was played on December 24, 2013 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The twelfth edition of the Hawaii Bowl, it featured the Boise State Broncos from the Mountain West Conference against the Oregon State Beavers from the Pac-12 Conference. It was one of the 2013–14 bowl games that concluded the 2013 FBS football season. It began at 3:00 p.m. HAST (8:00 p.m. EST) and aired on ESPN. The game was sponsored by Sheraton Hotels and Resorts and was officially known as the Sheraton Hawaii Bowl. The Oregon State Beavers defeated the Boise State Broncos 38–23.
Oregon State leads the series with Boise State 4–3. Last meeting, Boise State defeated OSU 37-24 in 2010. The teams have never met in a bowl game.
Interim Head Coach is Bob Gregory after Chris Petersen decided to take over the job at Washington. Since 2000, the Broncos are the winningest football program in college 155–25 (.861), producing 38.8 points per game this year. The team, with 47 penalties this season, is ninth-nationally in fewest penalties per game (3.92) and is 18th-fewest in penalty yards per game (36.42).
Junior wide receiver Brandin Cooks has won the 2013 Biletnikoff Award, as the nation’s top college receiver. He set OSU records for career receiving touchdowns (23), single season touchdown receptions (15), single season receptions (120) and single season yards (1,670).
|Statistics||Boise State||Oregon State|
|Total offense, plays – yards||82–538||67–454|
|Passing yards (net)||382||259|
|Time of Possession||30:14||29:46|
- Bowl Schedule, Los Angeles Times, December 23, 2013