2016 Texas Bowl

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2016 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl
1234 Total
Texas A&M 7777 28
Kansas State 71637 33
Date December 28, 2016
Season 2016
Stadium NRG Stadium
Location Houston, Texas
MVP Jesse Ertz
Favorite Texas A&M by 3.5[1]
National anthem Sundance Head
Referee Jerry McGinn (Big Ten)
Attendance 68,412[2]
Payout US$3,000,000[3]
United States TV coverage
Network ESPN/ESPN Radio
Announcers TV: Dave Flemming, Jesse Palmer, Laura Rutledge
Radio: Bill Rosinski, David Norrie, Ian Fitzsimmons
Texas Bowl
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The 2016 Texas Bowl was an American college football bowl game played on December 28, 2016 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Sponsored by the AdvoCare nutrition and sports performance company, it is officially known as the AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl. It was one of the 2016–17 bowl games concluding the 2016 FBS football season. The eleventh edition of the Texas Bowl, it featured the Kansas State Wildcats of the Big 12 Conference against the Texas A&M Aggies of the Southeastern Conference. This was the first meeting between the two teams since Texas A&M left the Big 12 Conference after the 2011 season.

Teams[edit]

Kansas State Wildcats[edit]

Texas A&M Aggies[edit]

Game summary[edit]

Box Score[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Aggies 7 7 7 7 28
Wildcats 7 16 3 7 33

Scoring summary[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Statistics KSU A&M
First downs 17 25
Plays–yards 53–413 76–454
Rushes–yards 41–218 28–144
Passing yards 195 310
Passing: Comp–Att–Int 14–20–0 30–48–1
Time of possession 32:49 27:11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Bowl Game Odds". ESPN. December 7, 2016. Retrieved December 9, 2016. 
  2. ^ http://stats.statbroadcast.com/statmonitr/?id=155843
  3. ^ Bowl payout