(Honolulu-AP) -- The University of Hawaii football Warriors defeated San Jose State 40-to-31 last night at Aloha Stadium. The victory earned the Warriors the distinction of becoming the first team in the nation to clinch a bowl bid.
They will host an opponent from Conference USA in the inaugural Hawaii Bowl on Christmas Day. UH quarterback Timmy Chang threw for 365 yards and three touchdowns as Hawaii boosted its record to 7-2 overall and 6-1 in the Western Athletic Conference.
San Jose State fell to 4-6 and 2-3.