TURN BACK THE CLOCK – 2002 park
As part of the new look of www.AllstateSugarBowl.org, the website’s history section has been greatly expanded. The history section includes many stories that highlight the rich tradition from the first 75 years of the Classic, including stories on No. 1 teams and Heisman Trophy winners, a ranking of the top Sugar Bowls of all-time, photo galleries of the game’s Most Valuable Players and all of the game program covers, as well as recaps and statistics from each game. The site’s history section will continue to expand and this week, the Allstate Sugar Bowl turns back the clock to 2002 and an unforgettable Classic between LSU and Illinois. In the first game after 9/11, the Tigers piled up record numbers to win a high-scoring shootout. Also included is a special feature on how the two teams made it to the Sugar Bowl.