December 31, 2008

Breaking down the Sun Bowl

The 2008 football season is quickly drawing to a close as the Beavers held their
last full practice yesterday before tomorrow's 75th annual Sun Bowl. The Beavers will hold a walk-through today at Sun Bowl Stadium in their final preparation
for the New Year's Eve match-up against the Pitt Panthers.

While many are worried about the Beavers chances this year without James and Jacquizz Rodgers, who are both out of the contest with injuries, Coach Riley feels good about the teams ability to compete.

"My feeling is based on what I've seen in practice and I've been really pleased," he said. "I will be surprised if we don't play well, because I think the intensity and the focus has been good."

So, just what should the Beaver faithful be watching for during the Beavers final game of 2008?

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