1987 Jeep-Eagle Aloha Bowl
1234 Total
UCLA 3773 20
Florida 7306 16
DateDecember 25, 1987
StadiumAloha Stadium
LocationHonolulu, Hawaii
MVPTroy Aikman (UCLA)
Emmitt Smith (Florida)
United States TV coverage
AnnouncersKeith Jackson and Bob Griese
Aloha Bowl
 < 1986  1988

The 1987 Jeep-Eagle Aloha Bowl was a college football bowl game, played as part of the 1987-88 bowl game schedule of the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was the sixth Aloha Bowl. It was played on December 25, 1987, at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The game matched the Florida Gators of the Southeastern Conference against the UCLA Bruins of the Pac-10 Conference. The Bruins were led by quarterback Troy Aikman.[1]

Scoring summary

First quarter

Second quarter

Third quarter

Fourth quarter


Statistics UCLA Florida
First Downs 15 24
Total offense, plays - yards 71–221 76–373
Rushes-yards (net) 41–48 38–185
Passing yards (net) 173 188
Passes, Comp-Att-Int 30–19–2 38–19–0
Individual Leaders


  1. ^ UCLA Football Media Guide 2011, UCLABruins.com, December 2011