View Comments

BYU's Bryce Doman, above, is in misery after missing a pass in the end zone during the final seconds of the Holiday Bowl against Ohio State. In the Freedom Bowl, Ute quaterback Mike McCoy, right, is left sitting on the ground after being sacked, while USC players celebrate. The Cougars an Utes played out similar scripts in their Southern California bowl games Thursday. Neigher games was a disaster, but both Utah teams kicked in too lated, and each lost by a score of 28-21. Ute and cougar fans can go through the win ter with similar bowl memories: Of big ones that got away, early, then nearly returned. See stories on D1,2 and 6.

Join the Conversation
Looking for comments?
Find comments in their new home! Click the buttons at the top or within the article to view them — or use the button below for quick access.