on this date - December 18

    1982Bowling Green leads by three touchdowns twice, but loses the second California Bowl, 29-28 to Fresno State.
    1992Erik White throws a fourth-down touchdown pass to Dave Hankins with 22 seconds left to give BG a 35-34 win in the first Las Vegas Bowl against Nevada.

Martin Bayless

The most prolific interceptor in MAC history, Martin Bayless led the nation with ten picks in 1983, and finished with a conference record 27.