LOCATION: Boise, Idaho
Akron: QB Thomas Woodson completed just 53 percent of his passes but for 2,034 yards and 16 touchdowns with 10 interceptions.
Utah St.: RB Devonte Mays rushed for 842 yards, averaging 5.5 yards per carry.
Akron: Zips won last four in a row to make a bowl game for the third time in school history. Akron has forced 25 turnovers.
Akron: Zips are 0-2 in bowl games. They lost to Memphis 38-31 in the 2005 Motor City Bowl.