Husker Bowl History 

Bowl Results by Bowl (by Season)


* Eventual NC       Bowl Record: 26-27


Season Bowl Date Opponent

AP Rank

NU / Opp

Score Location

Alamo: 3-0

alamo

2000

Alamo

Dec 30, 2000

Northwestern

9 / 18

W

66-17

San Antonio, TX

2003

Alamo

Dec 29, 2003

Michigan State

21 / --

W

17-3

San Antonio, TX

2005
Alamo
Dec 28, 2005
Michigan

-- / 20

W

32-28

San Antonio, TX


Astro-Bluebonnet: 1-0

1976

Astro-BB

Dec 31, 1976

Texas Tech

13 / 9

W

27-24

Houston, TX

 

Captial One: 0-2

2011

Capital One

Jan 2, 2012

South Carolina

21 / 10

L

13-30

Orlando, FL

2012

Capital One

Jan 1, 2013

Georgia

23 / 6

L

31-45

Orlando, FL


Cotton: 1-3

1964

Cotton

Jan 1, 1965

Arkansas*

6 / 2

L

 7-10

Dallas, TX

1973

Cotton

Jan 1, 1974

Texas

12 / 8

W

19-3

Dallas, TX

1979

Cotton

Jan 1, 1980

Houston

7 / 8

L

14-17

Dallas, TX

2006

Cotton

Jan 1, 2007

Auburn

22 / 10

L

14-17

Dallas, TX


Fiesta: 2-4

1975

Fiesta

Dec 26, 1975

Arizona St.

6 / 7

L

14 -17

Tempe, AZ

1985

Fiesta

Jan 1, 1986

Michigan

7 / 5

L

23-27

Tempe, AZ

1987

Fiesta

Jan 1, 1988

Florida St.

5 / 3

L

28-31

Tempe, AZ

1989

Fiesta

Jan 1, 1990

Florida St.

6 / 5

L

17-41

Tempe, AZ

1995(NC)

Fiesta

Jan 3, 1996

Florida

1 / 2

W

62-24

Tempe, AZ

1999

Fiesta

Jan 2, 2000

Tennessee

3 / 6

W

31-21

Tempe, AZ


Florida Citrus: 0-1

1990 Citrus Jan 1, 1991 Georgia Tech* 19 / 2 L 21-45 Orlando, FL
 

Foster Farms: 1-0

2015 Foster Farms Dec 26, 2015 UCLA -- / --

W

37-29

Santa Clara, CA
 

Gator: 2-0

2008 Gator Jan 1, 2009 Clemson -- / --
W
26-21
Jacksonville, FL
2013 Gator Jan 1, 2014 Georgia -- / 23
W
24-19
Jacksonville, FL

Gotham: 1-0

1962 Gotham Dec 15, 1962 Miami -- / -- 36-34 New York City, NY

Holiday: 1-2

1998

Holiday

Dec 30, 1998

Arizona

14 / 5

L

20-23

San Diego, CA

2009

Holiday

Dec 30, 2009

Arizona

20 / 22

W

33-0

San Diego, CA

2010

Holiday

Dec 30, 2010

Washington

17 / --

L

7-19

San Diego, CA

2014

Holiday

Dec 27, 2014

USC

25 / 24

L

42-45

San Diego, CA


Independence: 0-1

2002 Independence Dec 27, 2002 Ole Miss -- / -- L 23-27 Shreveport, LA

Liberty: 1-0

1977

Liberty

Dec 19, 1977

North Carolina

12 / 14

W

21-17

Memphis, TN


Music City: 0-1

2016

Music City

Dec 30, 2016

Tennessee

24 / 21

L

24-38

Nashville, TN

 
 

Orange: 8-9

1954 Orange Jan 1, 1955 Duke -- / 14 L      7-34 Miami, FL
1963 Orange Jan 1, 1964 Auburn 6 / 5 W 13-7 Miami, FL
1965 Orange Jan 1, 1966 Alabama* 3 / 4 L 28-39 Miami, FL
1970(NC) Orange Jan 1, 1971 Louisiana St. 3 / 5 W 17-12 Miami, FL
1971(NC) Orange Jan 1, 1972 Alabama 1 / 2 W 38-6 Miami, FL
1972 Orange Jan 1, 1973 Notre Dame 9 / 12 W 40-6 Miami, FL
1978 Orange Jan 1, 1979 Oklahoma 6 / 4 L 24-31 Miami, FL
1981 Orange Jan 1, 1982 Clemson* 4 / 1 L 15-22 Miami, FL
1982 Orange Jan 1, 1983 Louisiana St. 3 / 13 W 21-20 Miami, FL
1983 Orange Jan 2, 1984 Miami* 1 / 5 L 30-31 Miami, FL
1988 Orange Jan 1, 1989 Miami 6 / 2 L 3-23 Miami, FL
1991 Orange Jan 1, 1992 Miami* 11 / 1 L 0-22 Miami, FL
1992 Orange Jan 1, 1993 Florida St. 11 / 3 L 14-27 Miami, FL
1993 Orange Jan 1, 1994 Florida St.* 2 / 1 L 16-18 Miami, FL
1994(NC) Orange Jan 1, 1995 Miami 1 / 3 W 24-17 Miami, FL
1996 Orange Dec 31, 1996 Virginia Tech 6 / 10 W 41-21 Miami, FL
1997(NC) Orange Jan 2, 1998 Tennessee 2 / 3 W 42-17 Miami, FL

Rose: 0-2

1940 Rose Jan 1, 1941 Stanford 7 / 2  L 13-21 Pasadena, CA
2001 Rose Jan 3, 2001 Miami* 4 / 1 L 14-37 Pasadena, CA

Sugar: 3-1

1966 Sugar Jan 2, 1967 Alabama 6 / 3 L  7-34 New Orleans, LA
1974 Sugar Dec 31,1974 Florida 8 / 18 W 13-10 New Orleans, LA
1984 Sugar Jan 1, 1985 Louisiana St. 3 / 13 W 28-10 New Orleans, LA
1986 Sugar Jan 1, 1987 Louisiana St. 6 / 5 W 30-15 New Orleans, LA

Sun: 2-0

 

1969

Sun

Dec 20, 1969

Georgia

14 / --

W

45-6

El Paso, TX

1980

Sun

Dec 27, 1980

Mississippi St.

8 / 17

31-17

El Paso, TX


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