The Golden Hurricane traveled to Hawaii where they played the BCS No. 24 Hawaii Warriors on December 24 in tne Sheraton Hawaii Bowl. Hawaii's offense was great (550 yards and five touchdowns), although they also threw five interceptions, two of which were returned for touchdowns. Hawaii also left their defensive unit at home, as the Golden Eagle had 531 yards of total offense and six touchdowns in a 62-35 trouncing (video highlights). Tulsa junior Damaris Johnson had another great game, finishing with 326 all-purpose yards and a career record 7,796 total yards.