For the day, two Notre Dame backs rushed for a hundred yards or more, Jerome Heavens gained 101 yards and Vagas Ferguson an even 100. When the game was over, the two teams had virtually traded places in the national rankings. The Fighting Irish vaulted to the No. 1 spot, while the Longhorns fell to fourth, marking the seventh time the national championship had been won or lost at the Cotton Bowl
Syracuse Orangemen won the 1959 Cottonbowl!!
Notre Dame won the Cotton Bowl, 35-34
1954 Cotton Bowl - 1954 TV was released on: USA: 1 January 1954
The LSU Tigers won the 2011 Cotton Bowl 41-24 against Texas A&M.
1951 Cotton Bowl: #4 Tennessee 20, #3 Texas 14
Rice over Colorado
University of Houston Cougars. I was there!