1998 MicronPC Bowl
1234 Total
Miami 1413316 46
NC State 7376 23
DateDecember 29, 1998
StadiumPro Player Stadium
LocationMiami Gardens, Florida
MVPQB Scott Covington (Miami)
RefereeRandy Sims (C-USA)
United States TV coverage
AnnouncersTV: Kevin Harlan (play-by-play), Mark May (analyst)
MicronPC Bowl
 < 1997 1999

The 1998 MicronPC Bowl was an American college football bowl game that was played on December 29, 1998, at Pro Player Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The game matched the Miami Hurricanes against the North Carolina State Wolfpack. The game began at 7:35 p.m. EST and aired on TBS. It was the final contest of the 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season for both teams, and ended in a 46–23 victory for Miami. This was the ninth edition of what was originally the Blockbuster Bowl, and first edition (of three) sponsored by MicronPC.

Game summary

Scoring summary



Statistics[1] MIA NCSU
First downs 27 31
Plays–yards 65-594 84–498
Rushes–yards 38-269 40–297
Passing yards 325 201
Passing: Comp–Att–Int 18-27-0 22–44–5
Time of possession 29:07 30:53


  1. ^ a b "Scoring Summary (Final)" (PDF). University of Miami. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 28, 2014. Retrieved December 28, 2014.