BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Utah State and Toledo have accepted invitations to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
For the No. 18 Aggies (10-2), it's a shot at redemption after losing a last-second thriller 24-23 to Ohio in last year's game, while the Rockets (9-3) are headed for their third straight bowl appearance.
"We are excited to prepare for a quality Toledo team that had an outstanding season," said fourth-year Utah State coach Gary Andersen. "Our staff has great respect for Toledo head coach Matt Campbell and the Rockets team. They are very well coached and obviously very talented as they are playing in their third straight bowl game."
The game is scheduled for Dec. 15 and is one of two that will kick off the annual bowl season.
The Aggies are coming off the best season in school history. They set a new team record with 10 victories, won the Western Athletic Conference title outright and went undefeated in conference play for the first time.
The Rockets also posted some historic ...