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Kragthorpe: BYU, Utah will battle for bowl bids in 2013

Kragthorpe: BYU, Utah will battle for bowl bids in 2013

the Salt Lake Tribune

Published Dec 23, 2012 04:48PM MDT

Regardless of whatever degree of importance anyone assigns to the Utah-BYU football rivalry in its current state, the temporary end of the series will offer one last gift to September’s winner in Provo: a bid to the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl.
That’s my forecast for 2013, when the Cougars are ticketed to play in San Francisco if they’re bowl-eligible, meeting a Pac-12 opponent. If Utah is available, it probably will mean BYU failed to qualify. If BYU’s in, Utah’s likely out.
In other words, the ri...

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