Utah accepts Bowl invitation to Poinsettia Bowl

By By Chronicle Sports

By Chronicle Sports

Kyle Whittingham and his Utah football team have accepted an invitation to the 2007 Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego, Calif.”We could not be more excited to be playing in San Diego in mid-December,” Whittingham said.The game will pit the Utes (8-4) against the Navy Midshipmen (8-4) and will be the kickoff to this year’s bowl season.The game will be held on Dec. 20, 2007 at Qualcomm Stadium. This will be Utah’s fifth-straight bowl appearance. This will be the first time Utah and Navy have faced one another.