2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational: Team Statistical Averages

For today’s statistical analysis entry on the 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational, the topic is team statistical averages over the 35 Bowl Games played this Bowl Season.  These numbers give us a first look at the way the games were turning out, as well as the trends that were happening with each playthrough of NCAA Football 13.  Read on to find out more about what the average game of the Bowl Blitz Invitational looked like this season!

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2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational: Player of the Game Breakdown

One of the first pieces of data we’re looking at from the 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational is the Player of the Game data from the 35 Bowl Games played using NCAA Football 13 for this Bowl Season.  In a sport that has become increasingly dependent on the quality of players at the quarterback position, one would have reasonably expected to see that position dominate this category from the project.  Read on to find out if that expectation played out in this year’s games!

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2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational Fan Vote: Game of the Season

One of the new features we’re rolling out for the 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational here at STAT BOX STORIES this year is a fan vote for Game of the Season.  When gamers play 35 Bowl Games in NCAA Football and real-life gives us 35 more “takes” on the games of Bowl Season, there can be a lot of memorable results which come about for fans of college football.  This year, we’re taking some time to recognize the more intriguing games of Bowl Season; read on for the nominees!

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2013 Discover BCS National Championship: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES comes to a conclusion with the 2013 Discover BCS National Championship Game, which matches up the #2 Alabama Crimson Tide (12-1, 7-1 SEC) and the #1 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (12-0).  STAT BOX STORIES owner Brian Parker opted to play as the underdog Irish in their quest to dethrone the reigning champion Tide and bring the crystal football trophy to South Bend.

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2013 GoDaddy.com Bowl: Kent State Golden Flashes vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

The 2013 GoDaddy.com Bowl matches up the Kent State Golden Flashes(11-2, 8-0 MAC) and the Arkansas State Red Wolves (9-3, 7-1 Sun Belt). gschwendt of The Gaming Tailgate runs with the Red Wolves (his alma mater) to see if they can bounce back after losing this game a season ago.

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2013 BBVA Compass Bowl: Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Ole Miss Rebels

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES continues with the BBVA Compass Bowl, which matches up the Pittsburgh Panthers (6-6, 3-4 Big East) and Ole Miss Rebels (6-6, 3-5 SEC).  Jerimiah Etters of The Gaming Tailgate community contributes this game in memory of Zachary Jones, an Ole Miss fan  known by the user name DariusLock at The Gaming Tailgate, who passed away in a car accident on June 30th, 2012.

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2013 AT&T Cotton Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies vs. Oklahoma Sooners

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES continues with the AT&T Cotton Bowl, which matches up the #9 Texas A&M Aggies (10-2, 6-2 SEC) and #11 Oklahoma Sooners (10-2, 8-1 Big 12).  STAT BOX STORIES owner Brian Parker took control of one of the newest members of the SEC in Texas A&M, aiming to show the Big 12 that the Aggies were in fact ready to move on to arguably the toughest conference in college football.

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2013 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl: Oregon Ducks vs. Kansas State Wildcats

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES continues with the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, which sees the #4 Oregon Ducks (11-1, 8-1 Pac-12) taking on the #5 Kansas State Wildcats (11-1, 8-1 Big 12).  Jeremy Bennett of The Gaming Tailgate suited up as the designated home team and Big 12 Conference Champions looking to score a minor upset in this BCS Bowl Game.

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2013 Allstate Sugar Bowl: Louisville Cardinals vs. Florida Gators

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES continues with the Allstate Sugar Bowl, which matches up the #21 Louisville Cardinals (10-2, 5-2 Big East) and the #3 Florida Gators (11-1, 7-1 SEC).  STAT BOX STORIES owner Brian Parker took control of the Big East Conference Champions in their underdog role for this BCS Bowl.

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2013 Discover Orange Bowl: NIU Huskies vs. Florida State Seminoles

The 2012-2013 Bowl Blitz Invitational presented by STAT BOX STORIES continues with the Discover Orange Bowl, matching up the #15 Northern Illinois Huskies (12-1, 8-0 MAC) and the #12 Florida State Seminoles (11-2, 7-1 ACC).  Jeremy Bennett of The Gaming Tailgate played as FSU in their attempt to avoid being upset by their MAC opponent in this BCS Bowl Game.

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