And with just nine seconds to go Carr stood at the line with his team ahead by two, and drained two free throws to put the Hawkeyes away, turning that streak of 12 straight losses to the start of what Penn State will hope becomes a winning streak.
Penn State's 1982 national title was also preceded by a 26-10 win over USC in the Fiesta Bowl to close out the 1981 season.
"I'm thrilled for our football student-athletes, coaches and staff who have worked tirelessly for this opportunity and have earned back-to-back berths in a New Year's Six bowl", stated Sandy Barbour, Penn State director of Athletics.
The University of Washington football team will make its 38th bowl game appearance December 30, when the Huskies take on Penn State in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz.
Penn State Students - online sale begins Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 7 a.m. Honest thanks to the Fiesta Bowl Committee and all the volunteers for their hospitality and work to make this bowl experience possible. Curtis Enis was the offensive player of the game, while Brandon Noble was the defensive player of the game.
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He could now be expected to fill in throughout Paul Pogba's suspension after the Frenchman saw red against the Gunners. Over this weekend, Manchester United fans have once again got excited about signing Mesut Ozil, thanks to Paul Pogba.
Continuing momentum into the next bout, redshirt sophomore Luke Karam completed the upset against Penn State's Jered Cortez, extending Lehigh's early lead to 15-0.
The No. 11 Huskies will play against No. 9 Penn State.
Most expected the Lions and Huskies would play in the Cotton Bowl.
Both teams finished the regular season with a 10-2 record.