on this date - December 15

    1985Just days after head coach Denny Stolz announces he's leaving BG, the Falcons lose to Fresno State 51-7 in the fifth annual California Bowl.
    1991Kevin O'Brien drags down Mark Barsotti on the final play of the last California Bowl, sealing BG's 28-21 win. It was the first time the Falcons won a bowl game.

Brian Leaver

Brian Leaver, a native of Sarasota, Fla., was an All-American kicker who left BGSU with several career records.