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NCAA.com | January 5, 2015

2014-15 Bowl Season -- Dec. 27-Jan. 4

Bowl Games: Dec. 20-26  |  Dec. 27-Jan. 4New Year's Six Bowls

MILITARY BOWL
Memorial Stadium | Annapolis, Md.
1 p.m. ET Dec. 27 | ESPN

 
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Cincinnati (9-4) vs. Virginia Tech (7-6)

Series: Series tied 5-5
Last Meeting: Sept. 29, 2012 | Cincinnati 27, Virginia Tech 24 (at Landover, Md.)
Bearcats Bowl History: 7-7 Last: Belk Bowl (2013) | North Carolina 39, Cincinnati 17
Hokies Bowl History: 10-17 Last: Sun Bowl (2013) | UCLA 42, Virginia Tech 12

SUN BOWL
Sun Bowl | El Paso, Texas
2 p.m. ET Dec. 27 | CBS

 
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Arizona State (10-3) vs. Duke (9-4)

Series: First Meeting
Sun Devils Bowl History: 13-13-1 Last: Holiday Bowl (2013) | Texas Tech 37, Arizona State 23
Blue Devils Bowl History: 3-7 Last: Peach Bowl (2013) | Texas A&M 52, Duke 48

INDEPENDENCE BOWL
Independence Stadium | Shreveport, La.
3:30 p.m. ET Dec. 27 | ABC

 
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Miami (Fla.) (6-7) vs. South Carolina (7-6)
 

Series: Miami (Fla.) leads 8-5-2
Last Meeting: Dec. 5, 1987 | Miami (Fla.) 20, South Carolina 16 (at Miami)
Hurricanes Bowl History: 18-17 Last: Russell Athletic Bowl (2013) | Louisville 36, Miami (Fla.) 9
Gamecocks Bowl History: 7-12 Last: Capital One Bowl (2014) | South Carolina 34, Wisconsin 24

PINSTRIPE BOWL
Yankee Stadium | Bronx, N.Y.
4:30 p.m. ET Dec. 27 | ESPN

 
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Boston College (7-6) vs. Penn State (7-6)

Series: Penn State leads 19-4
Last Meeting: Sept. 11, 2004 | Boston College 21, Penn State 7 (at Chestnut Hill, Mass.)
Eagles Bowl History: 13-10 Last: Independence Bowl (2013) | Arizona 42, Boston College 19
Nittany Lions Bowl History: 21-15-2 Last: TicketCity Bowl (2012) | Houston 30, Penn State 14

HOLIDAY BOWL
Qualcomm Stadium | San Diego
8 p.m. ET Dec. 27 | ESPN

 
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Nebraska (9-4) vs. USC (9-4)

Series: USC leads 3-0-1
Last Meeting: Sept. 15, 2007 | USC 49, Nebraska 31 (at Lincoln, Neb.)
Cornhuskers Bowl History: 25-25 Last: Gator Bowl (2014) | Nebraska 24, Georgia 19
Trojans Bowl History: 32-17 Last: Las Vegas Bowl (2013) | USC 45, Fresno State 20

LIBERTY BOWL
Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium | Memphis, Tenn.
2 p.m. ET Dec. 29 | ESPN

 

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Texas A&M (8-5) vs. West Virginia (7-6)

Series: First Meeting
Aggies Bowl History: 16-19 Last: Peach Bowl (2013) | Texas A&M 52, Duke 48
Mountaineers Bowl History: 14-18 Last: Pinstripe Bowl (2012) | Syracuse 38, West Virginia 14

RUSSELL ATHLETIC BOWL
Citrus Bowl | Orlando
5:30 p.m. ET Dec. 29 | ESPN

 

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Clemson (10-3) vs. Oklahoma (8-5)

Series: Oklahoma leads 2-1
Last Meeting: Jan. 2, 1989 | Clemson 13, Oklahoma 6 (Citrus Bowl)
Tigers Bowl History: 18-18 Last: Orange Bowl (2014) | Clemson 40, Ohio State 35
Sooners Bowl History: 28-18-1 Last: Sugar Bowl (2014) | Oklahoma 45, Alabama 31

TEXAS BOWL
NRG Stadium | Houston
9 p.m. ET Dec. 29 | ESPN

 
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Arkansas (7-6) vs. Texas (6-7)
 

Series: Texas leads 56-21
Last Meeting: Sept. 27, 2008 | Texas 52, Arkansas 10 (at Austin, Texas)
Razorbacks Bowl History: 13-23-1 Last: Cotton Bowl (2012) | Arkansas 29, Kansas State 16
Longhorns Bowl History: 27-23-2 Last: Alamo Bowl (2013) | Oregon 30, Texas 7

MUSIC CITY BOWL
LP Field | Nashville, Tenn.
3 p.m. ET Dec. 30 | ESPN

 

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LSU (8-5) vs. Notre Dame (8-5)

Series: Series tied 5-5
Last Meeting: Jan. 3, 2007 | LSU 41, Notre Dame 14 (Sugar Bowl)
Tigers Bowl History: 23-21-1 Last: Outback Bowl (2014) | LSU 21, Iowa 14
Fighting Irish Bowl History: 16-17 Last: Pinstripe Bowl (2013) | Notre Dame 29, Rutgers 16

BELK BOWL
Bank of America Stadium | Charlotte, N.C.
6:30 p.m. ET Dec. 30 | ESPN

 

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Georgia (10-3) vs. Louisville (9-4)

Series: First Meeting
Bulldogs Bowl History: 27-19-3 Last: Gator Bowl (2014) | Nebraska 24, Georgia 19
Cardinals Bowl History: 9-8-1 Last: Russell Athletic Bowl (2013) -- Louisville 36, Miami (Fla.) 9

FOSTER FARMS BOWL
Levi's Stadium | Santa Clara, Calif.
10 p.m. ET Dec. 30 | ESPN

 

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Maryland (7-6) vs. Stanford (8-5)

Series: First Meeting
Terrapins Bowl History: 11-12-2 Last: Military Bowl (2013) | Marshall 31, Maryland 20
Cardinal Bowl History: 11-13-1 Last: Rose Bowl (2014) | Michigan State 24, Stanford 20

OUTBACK BOWL
Raymond James Stadium | Tampa, Fla.
Noon ET Jan. 1 | ESPN2

 
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Auburn (8-5) vs. Wisconsin (11-3)

Series: Series tied 1-1-1
Last Meeting: Jan. 2, 2012 | Wisconsin 24, Auburn 10 (Capital One Bowl)
Tigers Bowl History: 22-14-2 Last: BCS National Championship (2014) | Florida State 34, Auburn 31
Badgers Bowl History: 11-14 Last: Capital One Bowl (2014) | South Carolina 34, Wisconsin 24

CITRUS BOWL
Citrus Bowl | Orlando, Fla.
1 p.m. ET Jan. 1 | ABC

 
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Minnesota (8-5) vs. Missouri (11-3)

Series: Missouri leads 4-3-1
Last Meeting: Sept. 19, 1970 | Missouri 34, Minnesota 12 (at Columbia, Mo.)
Gophers Bowl History: 5-11 Last: Texas Bowl (2013) | Syracuse 21, Minnesota 17
Tigers Bowl History: 14-16 Last: Cotton Bowl (2014) | Missouri 41, Oklahoma State 31

ARMED FORCES BOWL
Carter Stadium | Fort Worth, Texas
Noon ET Jan. 2 | ESPN

 
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Houston (8-5) vs. Pittsburgh (6-7)
 

Series: Series tied 1-1
Last Meeting: Sept. 13, 1997 | Pittsburgh 35, Houston 24 (at Houston, Texas)
Cougars Bowl History: 8-12-1 Last: Compass Bowl (2014) | Vanderbilt 41, Houston 24
Panthers Bowl History: 13-17 Last: Little Caesars Pizza Bowl (2013) | Pittsburgh 30, Bowling Green 27

GATOR BOWL
EverBank Field | Jacksonville, Fla.
3:20 p.m. ET Jan. 2 | ESPN

 

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Iowa (7-6) vs. Tennessee (7-6)
 

Series: Series tied 1-1
Last Meeting: Aug. 30, 1987 | Tennessee 23, Iowa 22 (at East Rutherford, N.J.)
Hawkeyes Bowl History: 14-12-1 Last: Outback Bowl (2014) | LSU 21, Iowa 14
Vols Bowl History: 25-24 Last: Music City Bowl (2010) | North Carolina 30, Tennessee 27

ALAMO BOWL
Alamodome | San Antonio
6:45 p.m. ET Jan. 2 | ESPN

 

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Kansas State (9-4) vs. UCLA (10-3)

Series: Series tied 1-1
Last Meeting: Sept. 4, 2010 | Kansas State 31, UCLA 22 (at Manhattan, Kan.)
Wildcats Bowl History: 7-10 Last: Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (2013) | Kansas State 31, Michigan 14
Bruins Bowl History: 15-17-1 Last: Sun Bowl (2013) | UCLA 42, Virginia Tech 12

CACTUS BOWL
Sun Devil Stadium | Tempe, Ariz.
10:15 p.m. ET Jan. 2 | ESPN

 

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Oklahoma State (7-6) vs. Washington (8-6)

Series: Series tied 1-1
Last Meeting: Sept. 7, 1985 | Oklahoma State 31, Washington 17 (at Seattle)
Cowboys Bowl History: 15-9 Last: Cotton Bowl (2014) | Missouri 41, Oklahoma State 31
Huskies Bowl History: 16-16-1 Last: Fight Hunger Bowl (2013) | Washington 31, BYU 16

BIRMINGHAM BOWL
Legion Field | Birmingham, Ala.
Noon ET Jan. 3 | ESPN

 
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East Carolina (8-5) vs. Florida (7-5)

Series: Florida leads 1-0
Last Meeting: Oct. 22, 1983 | Florida 24, East Carolina 17 (at Gainesville, Fla.)
Pirates Bowl History: 6-8 Last: St. Petersburg Bowl (2013) | East Carolina 37, Ohio 20
Gators Bowl History: 20-20 Last: Sugar Bowl (2013) | Louisville 33, Florida 23

GODADDY BOWL
Ladd-Peebles Stadium | Mobile, Ala.
9 p.m. ET Jan. 4 | ESPN

 

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Arkansas State (7-6) vs. Toledo (9-4)

Series: Toledo leads 2-0
Last Meeting: Sept. 5, 1992 | Toledo 49, Arkansas State 0 (at Toledo, Ohio)
Red Wolves Bowl History: 2-2 Last: GoDaddy Bowl (2014) | Arkansas State 23, Ball State 20
Rockets Bowl History: 8-5 Last: Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (2012) | Utah State 41, Toledo 15

 

Bowl Games: Dec. 20-26  |  Dec. 27-Jan. 4New Year's Six Bowls

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