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Mountaineers
(7-5 • 4-5 Big 12)
Arizona State
Sun Devils
(6-6 • 4-5 Pac-12)

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The Matchup

West Virginia will take on Arizona State in the 2016 Motel 6 Cactus Bowl at Chase Field on Saturday, January 2 at 10:15 p.m. ET.

The Mountaineers will be making their 34th bowl appearance, carrying a record of 14-19 in the game.

West Virginia Bowl Game History

The Series

The Mountaineers and Sun Devils have met just one time, a 42-7 Arizona State victory at Sun Devil Stadium on 11/17/1979. West Virginia is 1-5 all-time versus teams in the Pac-12.

Traveling to Phoenix

Fans interested in travel packages from the WVU Alumni Association are encouraged to visit WVUSportsTravel.com for more information.

Student Tickets

Dana Holgorsen

Alma Mater: Iowa Wesleyan ('93)
Overall Record: 35-28
Record at West Virginia: 35-28
Record vs. Arizona State: 0-0
Record vs. Todd Graham: 1-0

Todd Graham

Alma Mater: East Central ('87)
Overall Record: 83-47
Record at Arizona State: 34-18
Record vs. West Virginia: 0-1
Record vs. Dana Holgorsen: 0-1

West Virginia Leaders

#3 Skyler Howard
6-0 | 202 | Jr. | QB

Passing: 193-of-352, 2,613 Yards, 21 TDs, 12 INTs
#4 Wendell Smallwood
5-11 | 201 | Jr. | RB

Rushing: 225 Att., 1,447 Yards, 6.4 Avg., 9 TDs
#1 Shelton Gibson
5-11 | 188 | r-So. | WR

Receiving: 33 Rec., 744 Yards, 22.5 Avg., 8 TDs
#35 Nick Kwiatkoski
6-2 | 235 | r-Sr. | LB

Tackles: 80 Total, 57 Solo
#97 Noble Nwachukwu
6-2 | 271 | r-Jr. | DE

Tackles for Loss: 13.0 Total, 8.5 Sacks
#7 Daryl Worley
6-2 | 198 | Jr. | CB

Interceptions: 6, 12 Pass Breakups

Arizona State Leaders

#2 Mike Bercovici
6-2 | 210 | r-Sr. | QB

Passing: 289-of-479, 3,437 Yards, 26 TDs, 9 INTs
#4 Demario Richard
5-10 | 220 | So. | RB

Rushing: 199 Att., 1,056 Yards, 5.3 Avg., 7 TDs
#15 Devin Lucien
6-2 | 195 | r-Sr. | WR

Receiving: 57 Rec., 931 Yards, 16.3 Avg., 7 TDs
#38 Jordan Simone
6-0 | 195 | r-Sr. | DB

Tackles: 91 Total, 74 Solo
#32 Antonio Longino
6-2 | 230 | r-Sr. | LB

Tackles for Loss: 19.5 Total, 10.0 Sacks
#25 Kareem Orr
5-11 | 195 | Fr. | DB

Interceptions: 5, 2 Pass Breakups

West Virginia Schedule

9/5 Georgia Southern W, 44-0
9/12 Liberty W, 41-17
9/26 Maryland W, 45-6
10/3 at Oklahoma* L, 24-44
10/10 Oklahoma State* L, 26-33 (OT)
10/17 at Baylor* L, 38-62
10/29 at TCU* L, 10-40
11/7 Texas Tech* W, 31-26
11/14 Texas* W, 38-20
11/21 at Kansas* W, 49-0
11/28 Iowa State* W, 30-6
12/5 at Kansas State* L, 23-24
1/2 vs. Arizona State (Phoenix, Ariz.) 10:15 p.m.

Arizona State Schedule

9/5 vs. Texas A&M (Houston, Texas) L, 17-38
9/12 Cal Poly W, 35-21
9/18 New Mexico W, 34-10
9/26 USC* L, 14-42
10/3 at UCLA* W, 38-23
10/10 Colorado* W, 48-23
10/17 at Utah* L, 18-34
10/29 Oregon* L, 55-61 (3OT)
11/7 at Washington State* L, 24-38
11/14 Washington* W, 27-17
11/21 Arizona* W, 52-37
11/28 at Cal* L, 46-48
1/2 vs. West Virginia (Phoenix, Ariz.) 10:15 p.m.

Ticket Pricing

Club Regular
$105
Lower Premium
(Sections 137-138)
$85
Field Sideline
(Sections 2-4)
$75
Lower Regular
(Sections 139-141)
$65
Upper Premium
(Sections 326-328)
$40
Upper Regular
(Sections 311-314)
$30

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