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Saturday's bowl previews: New Mexico, Idaho Potato


New Mexico Bowl

Who: Arizona (7-5, 4-5 Pac-12) vs. Nevada (7-5, 4-4 Mountain West)

When/where: 1; Albuquerque

TV/radio: ESPN; 620-AM

Line: Arizona by 9

Notable: Arizona's offense is ranked seventh in the nation, Nevada's 11th. Both teams are among the worst in points allowed. Arizona All-American Ka'Deem Carey is the nation's leading rusher with 1,757 yards, Nevada's Stefphon Jefferson is No. 2 with 1,703 yards.

Idaho Potato Bowl

Who: No. 18 Utah State (10-2, 6-0 WAC) vs. Toledo (9-3, 6-2 MAC)

When/where: 4:30; Boise

TV/radio: ESPN; 620-AM

Line: Utah State by 10½

Notable: Utah State's defense is top 15 nationally in points allowed, total defense and rushing. Toledo averages nearly 33 points per game. RB Kerwynn Williams leads Utah State in rushing, receiving, TDs and scoring.

Times wires

Saturday's bowl previews: New Mexico, Idaho Potato 12/14/12 [Last modified: Friday, December 14, 2012 7:12pm]
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