WSU to face Air Force in Cheez-It Bowl

Max Borghi running with the football during a game against Oregon State.

The Washington State University football team will play the Air Force Academy in the Cheez-It Bowl, Friday, Dec. 27 at 7:15 p.m. in Phoenix, Arizona.

The game marks the first meeting between WSU and the Air Force Academy of the Mountain West Conference.

Washington State is making its fifth-straight bowl appearance and sixth in eight years under head coach Mike Leach, marking the first time a coach has done either at WSU. The Cougars finished the regular season with a 6-6 overall record, 3-6 in Pac-12 play.

Tickets for the 2019 Cheez-It Bowl may be ordered through or via the Cougar Ticket Office at 1-800-GO-COUGS.

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