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Las Vegas Bowl Matchup

December 2, 2018
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Fresno State running back Ronnie Rivers (20) celebrates a touchdown in overtime against Boise State during an NCAA college football game for the Mountain West championship Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Boise, Idaho. Fresno State won 19-16. (AP Photo/Steve Conner)

Arizona State (7-5, Pac-12) vs Fresno State (11-2, Mountain West), Dec. 15, 3:30 p.m. EST

LOCATION: Las Vegas

TOP PLAYERS

Arizona State: RB Eno Benjamin, 1,524 yards rushing, 15 touchdowns.

Fresno State: QB Marcus McMaryion, 3,453 yards passing, 25 touchdowns.

NOTABLE

Arizona State: The Sun Devils went 7-5 under first-year coach Herm Edwards. Arizona State won four of its last five games, including a wild 41-40 victory over rival Arizona.

Fresno State: The Bulldogs knocked off Boise State in overtime, 19-16, to claim the Mountain West title on Saturday. Coach Jeff Tedford has led a program that won just once in 2016 to back-to-back 10-win seasons.

LAST TIME

Arizona State 26, Fresno State 7 (No. 20, 1941).

BOWL HISTORY

Arizona State: 30 bowls, second appearance in Las Vegas Bowl.

Fresno State: 23 bowls, third appearance in Las Vegas Bowl.

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