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MVP Award Recipients

Most Outstanding Offensive Players (1945 - 2017)

Year Last Name First Name School Team Game No. Game Date
2017 McGuire Eli Louisiana at Lafayette West 92 Jan. 21
2016 Adams, Jr. Vernon Oregon West 91 Jan. 17
2017 Kloss Marvin South Florida East 90 Jan. 17
2014 Garoppolo Jimmy Eastern Illinois East 89 Jan. 18
2013 Bumphis Chad Mississippi State West 88 Jan. 19
2012 Creer Lennon Louisiana Tech West 87 Jan. 21
2011 Carter Delone Syracuse East 86 Jan. 22
2010 Kafka Mike Northwestern East 85 Jan. 17
2009 Lucky Marlon Nebraska East 84 Jan. 17
2008 Johnson Josh UC San Diego West 83 Jan. 19
2007 Rowe Jeff Nevada-Reno West 82 Jan. 20
2006 McNeal Reggie Texas A&M West 81 Jan. 21
2005 LeFors Stefan Louisville East 80 Jan. 17
2004 Dinwiddie Ryan Boise State West 79 Jan. 10
2003 Lee Donald Mississippi State East 78 Jan. 11
2002 Whitaker Deonce San Jose State West 77 Jan. 12
2001 Smith Steve Utah West 76 Jan. 13
2000 Knight Marcus Michigan East 75 Jan. 17
1999 Montgomery Joe Ohio State East 74 Jan. 16
1998 Bookman Anthony Stanford West 73 Jan. 10
1997 Manning Brian Stanford West 72 Jan. 11
1996 Frazier Tommie Nebraska West 71 Jan. 13
1995 Galloway Joey Ohio State East 70 Jan. 14
1994 Garcia Jeff San Jose State West 69 Jan. 17
1994 Fiedler Jay Dartmouth East 69 Jan. 17
1993 Dukes Chuckie Boston College East 68 Jan. 24
1992 Pawlawski Mike UC Berkeley West 67 Jan. 19
1991 McCaffrey Ed Stanford West 66 Jan. 26
1991 Favre Brett Southern Mississippi East 66 Jan. 26
1990 Rice Tony Notre Dame East 65 Jan. 21
1989 Tillman Lewis Jackson State East 64 Jan. 17
1988 Jackson Kenny San Jose State West 63 Jan. 16
1987 Stouffer Kelly Colorado State West 62 Jan. 10
1986 James Garry Louisiana State East 61 Jan. 11
1985 Cunningham Randall Nevada-Las Vegas West 60 Jan. 5
1984 Jones Joey Alabama East 59 Jan. 7
1983 Elway John Stanford West 58 Jan. 17
1982 Plater Dan Brigham Young West 57 Jan. 9
1981 Clifford Tim Indiana East 56 Jan. 10
1981 Lawrence Amos North Carolina East 56 Jan. 10
1980 Rose Joseph UC Berkeley West 55 Jan. 5
1979 Davis Russell Michigan East 54 Jan. 6
1977 Carpenter Rob Miami-Ohio East 52 Jan. 2
1977 Williams Doug Grambling State East 53 Dec. 31
1976 Muncie Chuck UC Berkeley West 51 Jan. 3
1974 Harrell Willard Pacific West 50 Dec. 28
1973 Smith Barty Richmond East 49 Dec. 29
1972 Armstrong Otis Purdue East 48 Dec. 30
1971 Pastorini Dan UC Santa Clara West 46 Jan. 2
1971 Hammond Gary Southern Methodist West 47 Dec. 31
1969 Shaw Dennis San Diego State West 45 Dec. 27
1968 Washington Gene A. Stanford West 44 Dec. 28
1967 Beban Gary UCLA West 43 Dec. 30
1966 Talbott Danny North Carolina East 42 Dec. 31
1965 Staubach Roger Navy East 40 Jan. 2
1965 Hullin Tod Washington West 41 Dec. 31
1963 Brown Willie UCLA West 39 Dec. 28
1962 Lamonica Daryle Notre Dame East 38 Dec. 29
1961 Hadl John Kansas West 37 Dec. 30
1960 Meredith Don Southern Methodist West 35 Jan. 2
1960 Matte Tom Ohio State East 36 Dec. 31
1958 Pietrosante Nick Notre Dame East 34 Dec. 27
1957 Nesbitt Gerald Arkansas West 33 Dec. 28
1956 Brodie John Stanford West 32 Dec. 29
1955 Bailey Don Penn State East 30 Jan. 1
1955 Reichow Garet Iowa East 31 Dec. 31
1954 Garrett Robert "Bobby" Stanford West 29 Jan. 2
1952 O'Connell Tommy Illinois East 28 Dec. 27
1951 Janowicz Victor Ohio State East 27 Dec. 29
1950 Rote Kyle Southern Methodist West 26 Dec. 30
1949 Panelli John Notre Dame East 24 Jan. 1
1949 LeBaron Edward Pacific West 25 Dec. 31
1948 Lujack John (Johnny) Notre Dame East 17 Jan. 1
1947 Sacrinty Nicholas Wake Forest East 22 Jan. 1
1946 Dekdebrun Allen Cornell East 21 Jan. 1
1945 Waterfield Bob UCLA West 20 Jan. 1


Most Outstanding Defensive Players (1954 - 2017)

Year Last Name First Name School Team Game No. Game Date
2017 Hendrickson Trey Florida Atlantic East 92 Jan. 21
2016 Caputo Mike  Wisconsin  West  91 Jan. 23 
2015  Smith Za'Darius Kentucky East 90 Jan. 17
2014 Westbrooks   Ethan West Texas A&M East 89 Jan. 18
2013 Malone  Nigel Kansas State  West 88 Jan. 19
2012 Sukay  Nick   Penn State  East 87 Jan. 21
2011 Parker   Martin Richmond East 86 Jan. 22
2010   Schofield   O'Brien Wisconsin       East 85 Jan. 17
2009 Tauiliili    Michael Duke  East 84 Jan. 17
2008   Larsen Spencer Arizona West 83 Jan. 19
2007   Bazuin Daniel Central Michigan East 82 Jan. 20
2006 Wyche James Syracuse  East 81 Jan. 21
2005 Green Alex Duke  East 80 Jan. 17
2004 Chillar Brandon UCLA West 79 Jan. 10
2003 Banta-Cain   Tully UC Berkeley West 78 Jan. 11
2002 Rawls Everick Texas West 77 Jan. 12
2001 Barnes Leo Southern Mississippi    East 76 Jan. 13
2000  Flowers Erik Arizona State  West 75 Jan. 17
1999  Spragan Donnie Stanford  West 74 Jan. 16
1998   Tillman   Pat Arizona State  West 73 Jan. 10
1998 Nelson Jim Penn State  East 73  Jan. 10 
1997 Finkes  Matt Ohio State  East 72 Jan. 11 
1996   Brown Willie Temple  East 71  Jan. 13 
1995   Williams   Brian UCLA West 70  Jan. 14 
1994   Lyle Keith Virginia  East 69 Jan. 15 
1993   Wallerstadt Brett   Arizona State  West 68 Jan. 24
1992 Hall  Dana  Washington West  67 Jan. 19
1991 Thomson   Rob Syracuse  East 66 Jan. 26
1990    Williams James  Fresno State  West 65 Jan. 21 
1989   Atwater   Steve Arkansas West 64 Jan. 15 
1988 Harvey Ken   UC Berkeley West 63 Jan. 16 
1987 McDonald  Tim UCLA  West 62 Jan. 10 
1986 Hand Jon Alabama  East 61 Jan. 11 
1985 Veris Garin  Stanford    West 60 Jan. 5 
1984 Rivera  Ron UC Berkeley   West 59 Jan. 7
1983 Moyer  Paul  Arizona State  West 58 Jan. 15 
1983 Britt James "Jim"   Louisiana State  East 58 Jan. 15 
1982 Parlevecchio Chet   Penn State  East 57 Jan. 9
1981 Jackson Ricky  Pittsburgh  East 56 Jan. 10
1980 Green Jacob  Texas A&M    West 55  Jan. 5 
1979 Bessillieu  Don  Georgia Tech East 54  Jan. 6 
1977 Spani  Gary  Kansas State  West 53 Dec. 31 
1977 Green Gary  Baylor    West 53  Dec. 31 
1976 Bokamper  Kim San Jose State    West 51  Jan. 3 
1974 Johnson  Gary  Grambling State  East 50 Dec. 28 
1973 Sandifer Bill   UCLA West 49  Dec. 29 
1972 Wallace  Jackie  Arizona State  West 48  Dec. 30 
1971 Buchanon  Willie  San Diego State  West 47 Dec. 31 
1969 Brock  Lee  Washington West 45  Dec. 27 
1968 Pritchard  Ron  Arizona State  West 44  Dec. 28 
1967 Hardy  Kevin  Notre Dame  East 43  Dec. 30 
1966 Webster George  Michigan State    East 42  Dec. 31 
1965 Brown Aaron Minnesota East 41 Dec. 31
1965 McAdams Carl Oklahoma West 41 Dec. 31
1965 Redman Rick Washington West 40 Jan. 2
1963 Burke Vern  Oregon State    West 39 Dec. 28
1962 Campbell  Hugh Washington State    West 38 Dec. 29
1961 Iles  Buddy  Texas Christian West 37 Dec. 30
1960 Cordileone  Lou  Clemson  East 35 Jan. 2
1960 Holub E.J.  Texas Tech    West 36 Dec. 31
1958 Williams Sam Michigan State East 34 Dec. 27
1957 Manoukian  Don  Stanford  West 33 Dec. 28
1956 Shinnick  Don  UCLA West 32 Dec. 29
1955 Hazeltine  Matt UC Berkeley   West 30 Jan. 1
1955 Long  Joe  Stanford  West 31 Dec. 31
1954 Massey  Carlton  Texas    West 29 Jan. 2