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23rd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Set for January 3

May 23, 2019 | No comments

BOISE, Idaho –The 23rd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl is set for after the new year, with kickoff slated for Friday, Jan. 3 at 1:30 p.m. MT/3:30 p.m. ET. The game will be held at Boise State University’s Albertsons Stadium and televised on ESPN. The nation’s northern-most bowl game traditionally features a Mountain West vs. Mid-American […]

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Wilson leads BYU to comeback victory over Western Michigan

January 3, 2019 | No comments

BOISE, Idaho – Zach Wilson put on a historic performance to lead BYU (7-6) to a 49-18 victory over Western Michigan (7-6, 5-3 MAC) in the 2018 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, Friday at Albertsons Stadium. Wilson became the fourth freshman to earn Most Valuable Player honors in the 21-year history of the Potato Bowl, throwing […]

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The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Announces Inaugural Albertsons Tackle Hunger Project

December 11, 2018 | No comments

The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, in conjunction with Feeding Children Everywhere, Albertsons and The Idaho Foodbank, will work together to create more than 61,000 meals for Idaho’s local communities BOISE, Idaho – The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (FIPB)will work with Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) to produce packaged meals that will be distributed throughout Idaho’s local communities.  […]

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BYU, Western Michigan to Meet in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

December 2, 2018 | No comments

BOISE, Idaho – The 22nd Famous Idaho Potato Bowl will feature BYU and Western Michigan, after each team officially accepted invitations Sunday. The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl will be played Friday, Dec. 21 at Albertsons Stadium on the campus of Boise State University. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. MST, and will air on ESPN. BYU […]

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Simplot Potato Sack Race at Koelsch Elementary

November 28, 2018 | No comments

WHAT: Simplot Potato Sack Race at Koelsch Elementary WHERE: Koelsch Elementary School, 2015 North Curtis Road, Boise (Near Fairview) WHEN: Thursday, November 29, 2018 – 2 p.m. (MST) OPPORTUNITY: Great video and photo opportunities for local elementaries and the bowl The semifinals of the eighth annual Simplot Potato Sack Race will take place Thursday, Nov. […]

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