No. 13 Brigham Young (10-2)
vs. Texas A&M (8-3-1)
What: The 13th annual Sea World Holiday Bowl marks the second time Brigham Young, champion of the WAC, and Texas A&M of the SWC have met. Brigham Young defeated the Aggies, 18-17, in the season opener in 1979.
Where: San Diego
When: 7:30 tonight
BYU outlook: Heisman Trophy winner Ty Detmer leads the high-powered offense. Detmer was second in the nation with a 155.9 QB ranking, completing 361 of 562 passes for 5,188 yards and 41 TDs. Detmer ranked second in the nation with 418.5 yards per game. WR Andy Boyce has 79 receptions for 1,241 yards to rank fourth in the nation. Boyce also ranks fourth with 103.4 yards per game. HB Matt Bellini has 59 receptions for 601 yards.