USC quarterback Carson Palmer is chased by Utah's CR Dwinell as Utah beat USC 10-7 in the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 25, 2001.

LAS VEGAS — ESPN is sending their top announcing crew here for the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas on Dec. 22.

Brent Musburger will do play-by-play and ESPN College Gameday's Kirk Herbstreit will serve as analyst. Tom Rinaldi will handle the sideline duties. That same trio will also work the BCS National Championship Game on Jan. 10.

The bowl will be televised nationally on ESPN in HD. No. 10 Boise State will be taking on No. 20 Utah in the 19th edition of the game at Sam Boyd Stadium at 6 p.m.