Emerald Bowl Photo Gallery

A gallery of photos recapping Navy's convincing 34-19 Emerald Bowl win over New Mexico in San Francisco, CA. The win was Navy's 10th, marking the first time in 99 years Navy had ten wins in a season. It was also Navy's first bowl win since the 1996 Aloha Bowl.

 

New Mexico tailback DonTrell Moore, center, lies lies on the turf as wide receiver Anthony Carter (87) stands over him before Moore was taken out of the game with a knee injury in the first quarter of New Mexico's 34-19 loss to Navy in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004 in San Francisco. In the background is Navy cornerback Vaughn Kelley. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy's Eric Roberts makes a one-handed catch during the first quarter against New Mexico in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco (6) scores a touchdown in front of New Mexico's Gabriel Fulbright (23) during Navy's 34-19 in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. Polanco scored on runs of 14, 1 and 27 yards and completed a 61-yard touchdown pass in the win.(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

New Mexico quarterback Kole McKamey, right, tries to break away from Navy linebacker David Mahoney during the second quarter of the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy's Frank Divis is stopped short of a touchdown as New Mexico linebacker Fola Fashola (33) defends during the second quarter of the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. Navy scored on the next play. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco is tackled by New Mexico linebacker Nick Speegle in the rain during the second half of Navy's 34-19 win in the Emerald Bowl Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco jumps over New Mexico's Gabriel Fulbright in the fourth quarter of Navy's 34-19 win in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. Polanco scored on runs of 14, 1 and 27 yards and completed a 61-yard touchdown pass in the win.(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco, right, passes in front of center August Roitsch, left, during the second half of Navy's 34-19 win over New Mexico in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004 in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

New Mexico quarterback Kole McKamey loses the ball as he is tackled by Navy linebacker Bobby McClarin (51) during the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. In background is New Mexico guard Robert Turner (59). Navy won 34-19. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

The Navy team celebrates after defeating New Mexico 34-19 in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco, right, holds up the winner's trophy after Navy defeated New Mexico 34-19 in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

The Navy team celebrates after defeating New Mexico 34-19 in the Emerald Bowl Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco, center, is congratulated by teammates after Navy defeated New Mexico 34-19 in the Emerald Bowl, Thursday, Dec. 30, 2004 in San Francisco. Polanco was voted Most Valuable Player of the game. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)


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