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2014 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl: Tough Luck… Bears suffer tough season-ending loss

2014 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl: Tough Luck… Bears suffer tough season-ending loss
January 02
09:34 2014
2014 Fiesta Bowl

Second half of the Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2013.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor fans show their spirit in front of the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, before the Fiesta Bowl match between Baylor and UCF.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Sam Mills takes a picture of fans posing by a giant Bryce Petty sign at College Football's Biggest Party hosted by Tostitos before the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Long Beach, Calif. resident and Baylor fan Melia Lapham rides a mechanical bull during Tostitos "College Football's Biggest Party" tailgating event before the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Plano resident and Baylor fan Harrison Gore leaps over a mechanical arm during the Tostitos "College Football's Biggest Party" tailgating event before the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor fans pose with their spirit sign at College Football Biggest Party hosted by Tostitos before the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor Athletics Director Ian McCall performs a Sic'Em at the Tostitos "College Football's Biggest Party" tailgating event before the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Houston freshman Taylor Houston rides a mechanical bull while attending "College Football's Biggest Party" gameday tailgate hosted by Tostitos before the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. at the University of Phoenix Stadium.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor fans are able to dress up and a Tostitos costume and have their picture taken in front of a University of Phoenix Stadium field background while at Tostitos "College Football's Biggest Party" tailgating event before the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Tuscan, Ariz. freshman Austin McDonald does a Sic'em with alumnus Richard Helmer outside the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, before the Fiesta Bowl match between Baylor and UCF.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor fans cheer as the Bears enter the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2013, for the Fiesta Bowl game against the University of Central Florida. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Baylor head coach Art Briles enters the University of Phoenix Stadium field for the Fiesta Bowl game against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears ended up being defeated 52-42 by the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Senior running back Lache Seastrunk rushes the ball for a firstdown during the Fiesta Bowl game on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. Matt Hellman | Lariat File Photo

No. 25 junior running back Lache Seastrunk rushes the ball for a firstdown during the Fiesta Bowl game on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 25 junior running back Lache Seastrunk is tackled by UCF No. 31 linebacker Sean Maag and No. 38 cornerback Jordan Ozerities during the Fiesta Bowl game on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 42 junior wide receiver Levi Norwood carries the ball in for a touchdown during the Fiesta Bowl matchup against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 42 junior wide receiver Levi Norwood is lifted into the air by No. 75 offensive tackle Troy Baker during the Fiesta Bowl matchup against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 14 junior quarterback Bryce Petty leaps over UCF No. 12 redshirt freshman cornerback Jacoby Glenn for a touchdown during the second quarter of the Fiesta Bowl in the University of Phoenix stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears trail the Knights 20-28 at the half.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

A Baylor fan holds up a Sic'Em claw during the Fiesta Bowl game at the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 25 senior nickelback Sam Holl recovers a UCF fumble during the Fiesta Bowl game at the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears were defeated 42-52 by the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

First half of the Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2013.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

UCF No. 2 wide receiver Jeff Godfrey is tackled by No. 25 senior nickelback Sam Holl and No. 13 sophomore safety Terrell Burt during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears lost 52-42 to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

The Baylor Golden Wave Marching Band performes their halftime show during the Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 5 senior linebacker Eddie Lackey blocks a pass from UCF No. 5 quarterback Blake Bortles during the Fiesta Bowl game against the University of Central Florida. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 42 junior wide receiver Levi Norwood carries the ball for a firstdown during the Fiesta Bowl matchup against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 14 junior quarterback Bryce Petty rushes the ball in for a touchdown during Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a 42-52 loss to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 14 junior quarterback Bryce Petty holds up a number one after carrying the ball in for a touchdown during Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a 42-52 loss to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 14 junior quarterback Bryce Petty celebrates after rushing the ball in for a two-point conversion during Fiesta Bowl game in the University of Phoenix stadium on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a 42-52 loss to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 8 senior running back Glasco Martin rushes the ball in for a touchdown during the Fiesta Bowl matchup against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 8 senior runningback Glasco Martin holds up a number one sign after scoring a touchdown during the Fiesta Bowl matchup against UCF on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears suffered a devastating loss to the Knights 42-52.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 96 freshman defensive tackle Byron Bonds expresses his grief after missing a sack during the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears lost 42-52 to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 43 senior kicker Aaron Jones kicks the final point of the game during the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The Bears lost 42-52 to the Knights.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

Bay City senior Michael Webbon expresses his dismay as the Bears trail the Knights 52- 42 near the end of the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.

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2014 Fiesta Bowl

No. 16 senior receiver Tevin Reese exits the field with a towel over his head after the Bears suffered a devasting 52-42 loss to the UCF Knights in the Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.

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