The Hawaii Bowl Open Thread

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Game: The Sheraton Hawaii Bowl
Location: Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI
Teams: Hawaii Warriors (7-6) vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-6)
Announcers and Network:Dave Pasch, Andre Ware, ESPN
Start: 8 PM
Odds: Notre Dame (-2), O/U 49
AA's Pick: Another intriguing matchup tonight. It's a case of two teams that barely got into the Bowl Season, and who are both just bad enough to make this a close/high scoring game. I was seriously wrong about the scoring in the Poinsettia Bowl, but still got the pick right in the end, so I'm going with the same line of thinking for this one....

27-24 Notre Dame

Posted by Awful Announcing at 6:58 PM


I see that u even got the pick wrong, tcu won by a pt, not boise! I do think ND will tonight however

ward said...
Dec 24, 2008, 7:24:00 PM  

Yeah AA must've fallen asleep at the end of the 3rd quarter.

Anonymous said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:00:00 PM  

Well Herbstreit's picking Hawaii, so that means ND will probably win

jg said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:09:00 PM  

Notre Dame has NOBs on their jerseys for the first time snce 1985 BTW.

JamesCraven said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:15:00 PM  

the radio guys were talking about some confetti or something like that and said "we just had a golden shower"

Chris said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:18:00 PM  

"We had a golden shower right there." - Dave Pasch, as paint chips come off an ND helmet on the punt return.

Signal to Noise said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:19:00 PM  

Nice "golden shower" reference on ESPN.... wonder if we'll hear an apology for that.

Anonymous said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:21:00 PM  

I think Dave's mind is elsewhere. Maybe his Christmas gift?

Jonah Falcon said...
Dec 24, 2008, 8:27:00 PM  

i guess they are playing the espn feed on the radio

Chris said...
Dec 24, 2008, 9:25:00 PM  

Well, it looks like Notre Dame can beat a 7-6 team.

Jonah Falcon said...
Dec 24, 2008, 10:06:00 PM  


Anonymous said...
Dec 24, 2008, 10:19:00 PM  

Merry Christmas and stay classy, Anon 10:19 PM!

JamesCraven said...
Dec 24, 2008, 10:22:00 PM  

Well, at least the guys are trying to keep this thing interesting.

scumdog0331 said...
Dec 24, 2008, 10:47:00 PM  

Wow, Nate Montana looks a lot like his dad.

I haven't seen all of this game, but I have a feeling that the WAC wasn't too good this year. I mean, what I remember about Hawaii this season was them getting slaughtered by Florida 4 months ago. I never thought they'd make it to a bowl game after that, so I have a feeling that the WAC must not be good.

I'm not a fan of the Irish, but I have to give them props for breaking their streak in such a fashion like this.

Dec 24, 2008, 11:08:00 PM  

"The BCS is happy Boise State lost,to show OH State belongs there." - Pasch

And OH St will be lucky to lose by less than 4 TD's. Pasch's statment is everytihng that is wrong with the college football media.

jg said...
Dec 24, 2008, 11:17:00 PM  
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Apr 8, 2009, 5:36:00 AM  

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