BOISE – The Boise State University football team is headed back to Las Vegas.
It was officially announced Sunday that the Broncos will face Arizona State in the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas on December 22nd.
The two teams will square off at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. Kickoff is set for 6pm. The game will be broadcast on ESPN.
The Broncos finished at No. 7 in the BCS standings, while Arizona State ended the regular season 6-6. The Sun Devils are led by former Washington State and Idaho head coach Dennis Erickson.
The Broncos and Sun Devils have met just once before. That happened in 1996 in Tempe. Arizona State won that game 56-7.
This will be the second visit to the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas for the Broncos. Last year, they beat Utah, 26-3.
The game marks the 10th consecutive season the Broncos have been invited to appear in a bowl game.