Colorado State to play Marshall in New Mexico Bowl

Ron Chenoy - USA TODAY Sports
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The Colorado State Rams are heading to a bowl game, the only team in Colorado Division I football to reach a post season game this season. 

Rams will face the Marshall Thundering Herd in the New Mexico Bowl on December 16th at the home of the New Mexico Lobos in Albuquerque, New Mexico. 

THE DETAILS

Colorado State (7-5, Mountain West) vs Marshall (7-5, C-USA)

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December 16th, 2:30 p.m. MT

TELEVISION

ESPN
    
LOCATION

Dreamstyle Stadium. Albuquerque, New Mexico.
    
TOP PLAYERS
    
Colorado State: QB Nick Stevens, 3,479 yards passing, 27 TDs
    
Marshall: QB Chase Litton, 2,853 yards passing, 23 TDs
    
NOTABLE
    
Colorado State: Beat San Jose State 42-14 in regular-season finale, snapping a three-game losing streak.
    
Marshall: The Thundering Herd dropped four of their last five games after a 6-1 start.
    
LAST TIME
    
First meeting.
    
BOWL HISTORY
    
Colorado State: Fifth-straight bowl appearance. The Rams are 1-3 in those games. The five-game streak matches the longest streak in school history (1999-2003). 
    
Marshall: The Herd last played in a bowl in 2015, beating UConn 16-10 in St. Petersburg, Fla

TICKETS

Tickets are available at GildanNewMexicoBowl.com or CSURams.com/Tickets.