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2023-24 College Football Bowl Game Tracker

With the CFP and NY6 games set, we bring back an old favorite as we follow along with every bowl game as they’re announced and track the results over the next month

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It’s finally December, and the College Football Playoff and New Year’s Six bowl games is set by the always level-headed and all-knowing CFP Committee. Every other bowl game has also been unveiled, so we are bringing back an old favorite. We will track the matchups and the results of every bowl game right here as they go.

Dec. 16 | Myrtle Beach Bowl | Ohio def. Georgia Southern 41-21

NCAA Football: Myrtle Beach Bowl-Georgia Southern at Ohio David Yeazell-USA TODAY Sports

Georgia Southern turned the ball over on four of their first six drives across the first three quarters before they scored, and while Ohio didn’t capitalize on all of them, they did more than enough to build an insurmountable lead, winning 41-21. Ohio’s Rickey Hunt rushed for 115 yards on 17 carries and put up five total touchdowns as he both gashed the Eagles and took advantage of the field position Georgia Southern continued to provide them. With this win, Ohio reached 10 wins in consecutive seasons for the first time ever.
Game MVP: Rickey Hunt — 17 carries, 115 yards, 4 TD, rec TD

Dec. 16 | New Orleans Bowl | Jacksonville State def. Louisiana 34-31 (OT)

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A landmark victory for the Jacksonville State program as they win their first ever bowl game, in overtime no less. The Gamecocks struggled getting anything going through the air, throwing three interceptions, but a Rich Rodriguez team did Rich Rodriguez things and rushed for 290 yards on 74 carries to carry the freight for the offense.

Ron Wiggins led the way with 126 yards and a score while linebacker Larry Worth led the charge on defense as Jacksonville State held Louisiana to just 247 total yards and 2.6 yards per carry.
Game MVP: Larry Worth — 12 tackles, 1 sack, 2 TFL

Dec. 16 | Cure Bowl | Appalachian State def. Miami (OH) 13-9

NCAA Football: Cure Bowl-Miami (OH) at Appalachian State Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports

It was ugly, it was wet, it was hardly visible at times. There were six turnovers between the Mountaineers and Redhawks as App State outlasted 11-win Miami-Ohio, 13-9. App State’s offense found more success than their counterparts as Anderson Castle and Kaedin Robinson combined for 237 of their 388 total yards of offense.

Miami’s Rashad Amos put up 180 yards and a touchdown, but the rest of the Redhawks offense totaled just 47 yards as both App State’s defense and the conditions suppressed them.
Game MVP: Kaedin Robinson — 8 receptions, 118 yards

Dec. 16 | New Mexico Bowl | Fresno St. def. New Mexico St. 37-10

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Fresno State’s Mikey Keene tossed a trio of touchdowns while Malik Sherrod put up 171 scrimmage yards in a total rout of New Mexico State on Saturday evening. The Bulldogs out-gained the Aggies 500-200 as the Fresno defense put together one of its best performances, holding dynamic QB Diego Pavia to his worst game of the season.
Game MVP: Mikey Keene — 31/39, 380 yards, 3 TD, INT

Dec. 16 | LA Bowl | UCLA def. Boise State 35-22

NCAA Football: LA Bowl-UCLA at Boise State Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

Despite trailing at half 16-7, UCLA outscored Boise State 28-6 in the second half, pulling away for good late in the third quarter. UCLA’s defense dominated the final two frames, and Collin Schlee did work on the ground and through the air for the Bruins en route to the program’s first bowl win since 2014.
Game MVP: J. Michael Sturdivant — 4 receptions, 142 yards, TD

Dec. 16 | Independence Bowl | Texas Tech def. California 34-14

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Texas Tech played a solid offensive game, but their defense locked the door shut and threw away the key, turning Cal quarterback Fernando Mendoza over four times including three interceptions. The Red Raiders did a great job holding Jaydn Ott in check as California rushed for just 72 yards, and the defensive front totaled six sacks and 13 tackles-for-loss.
Game MVP: Behren Morton — 27/43, 256 yards, 3 TD, INT

Dec. 18 | Famous Toastery Bowl | WKU def. Old Dominion 38-35 (OT)

NCAA Football: Famous Toastery Bowl-Western Kentucky at Old Dominion Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

The early frontrunner for bowl game of the year, Western Kentucky eliminated a 28-0 deficit and pulled out a miraculous victory in overtime, 38-35. The Hilltoppers looked dead on arrival early on in Charlotte as Old Dominion scored touchdowns on their first three offensive possessions on top of a pick-six. However, the switch flipped in the second half, and Caden Veltkamp turned his game all the way up.

Veltkamp, who had attempted just six passes in his collegiate career prior to this game, put up over 400 total yards of offense and five passing touchdowns, three to Dalvin Smith, while the WKU defense allowed just seven points across the final two quarters and came up with a massive blocked field goal in overtime that led to the eventual game-winning field goal. An incredible finish to an instant classic bowl game.
Game MVP: Caden Veltkamp — 40/52, 383 pass yds, 53 rush yds, 5 TD, INT

Dec. 19 | Frisco Bowl | UTSA def. Marshall 35-17

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In Jeff Traylor’s swan song at UTSA, they go out the way he built them: fundamental and dominant. Owen McCown stepped in for the injured Frank Harris and much like his defense, he struggled out of the gate, but he reeled it in along with the defense. Rasheen Ali popped a 69 yard touchdown run early in the second quarter to put Marshall up 14-7, but they were completely silenced the rest of the way by UTSA’s stout defense, scoring just three points the rest of the way.

The UTSA defense totaled six sacks and nine tackles-for-loss while Kam Alexander added an interception that set up a 17-yard Rocko Griffin touchdown run to ice the game.
Game MVP: Kam Alexander — 1 INT, 2 PBU, 0.0 QBR allowed

Dec. 21 | Boca Raton Bowl | South Florida def. Syracuse 45-0

NCAA Football: Boca Raton Bowl-South Florida at Syracuse Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports

Kyle McCord, avert your eyes. This was a beatdown of epic proportion as South Florida reintroduced themselves to the bowl landscape with a thorough decimation of the ACC’s Syracuse. To simplify how hilarious this game was, the end of the first half was mired in about 20 minutes of reviews for 15 seconds of game time, saw a USF defender get ejected for targeting, and then the very next play resulted in a 60 yard scoop-and-score for the Bulls that put them up 31-0 at halftime. Former Vols OC Alex Golesh has taken a 1-win team and completely turned it around in his first season. For the first time in six seasons, USF posts a winning record.
Game MVP: Byrum Brown — 19/26, 214 pass yds, 64 rush yds, 3 pass TD

Dec. 22 | Gasparilla Bowl | Georgia Tech def. UCF 30-17

NCAA Football: Gasparilla Bowl-Georgia Tech at Central Florida Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Georgia Tech wins their first bowl game in seven seasons as they overcome a 14-point deficit midway through the second quarter, blanking UCF in the second half. Gus Malzahn’s offense turned the ball over on three of their five second half possessions with a pair of turnover-on-downs and an interception.

Georgia Tech’s ground game got it going in the second half which led to a pair of 10-play, six minute scoring drives to put the finishing touches on a great final two quarters.
Game MVP: Jamal Haynes — 18 carries, 128 yards, 7.1 YPC

Dec. 23 | Birmingham Bowl | Duke def. Troy 17-10

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No Riley Leonard? No Mike Elko? No problem. Both teams were without their head coaches as both took new jobs (Elko to Texas A&M, Sumrall to Tulane), but as expected, it was a slugfest. Both teams totaled 330 total yards as well as 19 first downs, but it was Troy who blinked first as they couldn’t overcome the 14-0 first half deficit. The Trojans scored a late touchdown and got the ball back with a chance to tie the game, but a Gunnar Watson interception halted their comeback attempt.
Game MVP: Chandler Rivers — 5 tackles, 2 TFL, 3 PBU

Dec. 23 | Camellia Bowl | Northern Illinois def. Arkansas State 21-19

Antario Brown ran all over Arkansas State as Northern Illinois ran for 189 yards as a team, overcoming a pair of turnovers and scoreless second half for a Camellia Bowl win. Arkansas State’s defense tried to mount a comeback in the second half, blanking NIU for the final two frames, but their offense couldn’t capitalize in turning punts into points until their final drive of the game where it was ultimately too late.

As for Northern Illinois, despite multiple winning seasons and even a trio of 11-plus win seasons early in the 2010s, this is their first bowl game win since 2011. The MAC has now won three of the last four MAC vs. Sun Belt Camellia Bowls.
Game MVP: Antario Brown — 25 carries, 132 yards, 5.3 YPC

Dec. 23 | Armed Forces Bowl | Air Force def. James Madison 31-21

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For the first time in well over a month, Air Force was playing with a healthy Zac Larrier at quarterback, and it made a world of difference for a very good football team. When Larrier got hurt, Air Force and their triple option attack suffered greatly, but with Larrier this season, the Falcons were a fringe top-15 team in the nation, and they proved exactly that in this one against arguably the best Group-of-Five team in the nation in James Madison.

JMU had no answer for fullback Emmanuel Michel as the bruising back ran through the middle of their defense with ease. John Lee Eldridge III added 78 electric yards on eight carries with Larrier adding a touchdown both on the ground and through the air to Jared Roznos, the Falcons’ always reliable big play receiver.

Game MVP: Emmanuel Michel — 35 carries, 203 yards, 2 TD, 5.8 YPC
Back to Emmanuel Michel. Michel rushed for 203 yards, the most ever by a Service Academy player in the Armed Forces Bowl and second most in the game’s history behind Rashaad Penny’s 221 yard game in 2017.

Dec. 23 | Idaho Potato Bowl | Georgia State def. Utah State 45-22

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It was all Georgia State from the jump as they rushed for an Idaho Potato Bowl record 386 yards and three touchdowns. The two stars of the game were Georgia State running back Freddie Brock who rushed for 276 yards and a touchdown and quarterback Darren Grainger who put up over 350 yards of offense and five total touchdowns.

Utah State had a great offense all season, but they were plagued by sluggish first halves, and this was no exception. It was a competitive first quarter, but by the time they looked up at half, they were down 31-14 and never recovered.
Game co-MVP: Freddie Brock — 24 carries, 276 yards, 1 TD | Darren Grainger — 19/22, 257 pass yds, 3 pass TD, 111 rush yds, 2 rush TD

Dec. 23 | 68 Ventures Bowl | South Alabama def. E. Michigan 59-10

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South Alabama had a baked in home field advantage playing this game on their home field, and Eastern Michigan never got out of the blocks. Across the history of this game — GMAC,, Dollar General, LendingTree — South Alabama’s 59 points are the second most in a 4-quarter game in the history of the bowl.

The Jaguars had been a roller coaster all season, playing equally up to their competition as they played down, and they were ready for the challenge, putting up 300+ passing and rushing yards as a team while holding EMU to 150 total yards. It’s easily the most lopsided yardage battle thus far among 2023 bowl games.
Game MVP: Gio Lopez — 14/19, 192 pass yds, 3 pass TD, 88 rush yds, 1 rush TD

Dec. 23 | Las Vegas Bowl | Northwestern def. Utah 14-7

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A defensive battle is what was expected, and it’s exactly what we got in this one. Utah couldn’t move the ball through the air, Northwestern averaged 2.1 yards per carry. Movable force meet stoppable object.

However, when Northwestern was able to get ahead of the sticks, Ben Bryant looked really good, and Northwestern’s defense tallied five sacks and eight tackles-for-loss to carry the Wildcats to a huge win for this program.
Game MVP: Ben Bryant — 23/34, 222 yards, 2 TD

Dec. 23 | Hawai’i Bowl | Coastal Carolina def. San José St. 24-14

NCAA Football: Hawai’i Bowl-Coastal Carolina at San Jose State Steven Erler-USA TODAY Sports

Coastal Carolina was able to contain San José State’s offense, turning them over via a pair of fumbles that directly led to 10 points. Though the Spartans tried to forge together a comeback late, they couldn’t string together any stops, and a missed field goal sealed their fate.

A trio of Ethan Vasko short-yardage TD passes were enough for Coastal to get by here, and despite being out-gained, those turnovers, again, were the difference here.
Game MVP: Sam Pinckney — 8 receptions, 123 yards, 1 TD

Dec. 26 | Quick Lane Bowl | Minnesota def. Bowling Green 30-24

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Despite holding a lead at half, Bowling Green came out slow in the second half, and Minnesota punished them for it. Despite only passing for 26 yards—yes really—Minnesota’s ground attack led by Darius Taylor’s prolific day stole the show and won them the game down the stretch.

Halfway through the fourth quarter, Taylor iced the game with a 17-yard touchdown run, and though Bowling Green answered with a score to cut the lead back to six, their failed onside kick and ensuing 10-yard first down run from Taylor sealed it once and for all.
Game MVP: Darius Taylor — 35 carries, 208 yards, 1 TD

Dec. 26 | First Responder Bowl | Texas State def. Rice 45-21

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GJ Kinne inks an extension and wins Texas State’s first bowl game as an FBS program in their first ever bowl game. Beginner’s luck? Who’s to say, but an 8-win season in year one for Kinne at a program that hasn’t won more than four games since 2014 is quite the feat. Ismail Mahdi carried the load, and Jahmyl Jeter was there to clean it all up with a trio of rushing touchdowns. Jeter rushed for 36 yards on 8 carries, 29 of which came on a touchdown run. His other two touchdowns were 1-yard, goal line scores. An awesome stat line.
Game MVP: Ismail Mahdi — 24 carries, 122 yards, 5.1 yards per carry

Dec. 26 | Guaranteed Rate Bowl | Kansas def. UNLV 49-36

NCAA Football: Guaranteed Rate Bowl-Kansas at UNLV Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

This game went as everyone expected, and it was awesome. Jason Bean threw for 449 yards on 28 attempts, six touchdowns, and three interceptions as Kansas totaled 591 total yards and picked off Jayden Maiava twice. UNLV trimmed the lead early in the second half to 28-24 and intercepted Jason Bean for the third time, but their inability to capitalize on it was the story of the game as they scored just seven points off of Bean’s three picks.

On the whole, this was an excellently schemed game from Lance Leipold’s offense as they hit explosive after explosive through the air. Both Luke Grimm and Lawrence Arnold hauled in three touchdowns from Jason Bean, and Devin Neal kept them honest on the ground, adding another score.
Game co-MVPs: Luke Grimm — 4 rec, 160 yards, 3 TD | Lawrence Arnold — 6 rec, 132 yards, 3 TD

Dec. 27 | Military Bowl | Virginia Tech def. Tulane 41-20

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Kyron Drones is awesome. That’s essentially the story of this game. Virginia Tech rushed for 362 yards as a team with Drones leading the way, and while it’s nowhere close to the Military Bowl record for obvious reasons, they dominated against a Tulane team that, despite allowing just two 100 rushing games against prior to the UTSA game, had really struggled to stop the run lately.

All things considered, I would say this was VA Tech’s best defensive performance of the season. Yes, the Syracuse game is statistically their best, but that was against a very injured Orange team. Holding am 11-win team that was primed for a repeat appearance in a NY6 game before they lost to SMU to its worst offensive game of the season is a big deal and should make Tech fans feel very good about their future.
Game MVP: Kyron Drones — 13/21, 91 pass yds, 2 TD, 176 rush yds, 1 TD

Dec. 27 | Holiday Bowl | USC def. Louisville 42-28

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USC beats a top 15 team in a game that doesn’t matter: the story of Lincoln Riley’s career. With Caleb Williams out to prep for the NFL Draft, that left Miller Moss at quarterback, and he balled out, setting a Holiday Bowl record with six passing touchdowns.

All in all...this was probably USC’s best defensive performance since September, and they gave up four touchdowns on the ground and 220 rushing yards to boot. Yeah, it’s been bad. USC gets their first bowl win since the Rose Bowl in 2016.
Game MVP: 23/33, 372 yards, 6 TD, 1 INT

Dec. 27 | Duke’s Mayo Bowl | West Virginia def. North Carolina 30-10

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Unlike USC, North Carolina being without their top five pick quarterback certainly made a difference. UNC’s backup quarterback Conner Harrell threw a pair of picks as the Mountaineers were able to bottle up Omarion Hampton and force Carolina to play from behind all game long. West Virginia got production from all three phases as their special teams unit both forced a turnover and returned a punt for a touchdown in the second quarter.
Game MVP: Traylon Ray — 3 receptions, 91 yards, 1 TD

Dec. 27 | Texas Bowl | Oklahoma State def. Texas A&M 31-23

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Ollie Gordon capped off his incredible season with a bang as Oklahoma State reached 10 wins under Mike Gundy for the eighth time since 2010. Alan Bowman threw for 402 yards, two touchdowns, and two picks as the Pokes put up 570 total yards of offense against a portal ravaged A&M defense.
Game MVP: Ollie Gordon — 27 carries, 118 yards, 1 TD

Dec. 28 | Fenway Bowl | Boston College def. SMU 23-14

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A huge fourth quarter catapulted Boston College to its first bowl victory since 2016. Down 14-10 at half, BC held SMU scoreless in the second half while Thomas Castellanos got the offense rolling.

For Jeff Hafley, this ends a big season for the program, beating a 10-win team for the first time in his tenure.
Game MVP: Thomas Castellanos — 11/18, 102 yards, INT, 156 rush yds, 2 TD

Dec. 28 | Pinstripe Bowl | Rutgers def. Miami (FL) 31-24

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Bowl game results are funny sometimes, like seeing a Rutgers program that hadn’t won a bowl game since 2014 beat a perennially underwhelming Miami team that just shelled out millions in recruiting and the portal. A fascinating trend we’re also seeing is quarterbacks of winning teams not even eclipsing the 100 yard passing mark. Rutgers ran for 208 yards and three scores on Miami and played turnover-free football, and that was enough to come away with a win.
Game MVP: Kyle Monangai — 25 carries, 163 yards, 2 TD

Dec. 28 | Pop-Tarts Bowl | Kansas State def. NC State 28-19

NCAA Football: Pop-Tarts Bowl-North Carolina State at Kansas State Jeremy Reper-USA TODAY Sports

Sure, a football game happened, but the Pop-Tart stole the show.

A human sized Pop-Tart was sacrificed to the winning team, Kansas State, and the team ate said Pop-Tart for a victory snack. an...unforgettable moment, really.
Game MVP: Avery Johnson — 14/31, 178 pass yds, 2 TD, 71 rush yds, 1 TD

Dec. 28 | Alamo Bowl | Arizona def. Oklahoma 38-24

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Arizona rushed for 29 yards on 26 attempts an won this game by two scores. Turns out, turning the ball over six times is a recipe for losing. Freshman Jackson Arnold made some huge splash plays for Oklahoma, who out-gained Arizona 562 to 383, but his three interceptions along with Oklahoma’s three lost fumbles were enough for their halftime lead to evaporate.

Arizona’s offense was one-dimensional, but luckily for them, that dimension was Noah Fifita throwing to Tetairoa McMillan and Jacob Cowing. The two receivers combined for 312 of Fifita’s 354 yards with Cowing hauling in both touchdowns. I make my own rules, so we’re giving out our first King Ghidorah Game MVP award.
Game co-MVPs: Noah Fifita — 24/38, 254 yards, 2 TD, INT | Tetairoa McMillan — 10 rec, 160 yards | Jacob Cowing — 7 rec, 152 yards, 2 TD

Jan. 1 | CFP Semifinal — Sugar Bowl | 2. Washington vs. 3. Texas

Location: New Orleans, LA | Caesars Superdome
Records: Texas (Big XII): 12-1 | Washington (PAC-12): 13-0
All-time Head to Head: Texas leads 3-2
Recent H2H: 2022 Alamo Bowl — Washington def. Texas 27-20

Jan. 1 | CFP Semifinal — Rose Bowl | 1. Michigan vs. 4. Alabama

Location: Pasadena, CA | Rose Bowl
Records: Alabama (SEC): 12-1 | Michigan (B1G): 13-0
All-time Head to Head: Alabama leads 3-2
Recent H2H: 2020 Citrus Bowl — Alabama def. Michigan 35-16

Jan. 1 | Fiesta Bowl | Liberty vs. Oregon

Location: Glendale, AZ | State Farm Stadium
Records: Liberty (C-USA): 13-0 | Oregon (PAC-12): 11-2
All-time Head to Head: N/A
Recent H2H: N/A

Dec. 30 | Orange Bowl | Georgia vs. Florida State

Location: Miami, FL | Hard Rock Stadium
Records: Georgia (SEC): 12-1 | Florida State (ACC): 13-0
All-time Head to Head: Georgia leads 6-4
Recent H2H: 2003 Sugar Bowl — Georgia def. FSU 26-13

Dec. 30 | Peach Bowl | Ole Miss vs. Penn State

Location: Atlanta, GA | Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Records: Ole Miss (SEC): 10-2 | Penn State (B1G): 10-2
All-time Head to Head: N/A
Recent H2H: N/A

Dec. 30 | Cotton Bowl | Missouri vs. Ohio State

Location: Atlanta, GA | Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Records: Missouri (SEC): 10-2 | Ohio State (B1G): 11-1
All-time Head to Head: Ohio State leads 10-1-1
Recent H2H: Sept. 19, 1998 — Ohio State def. Missouri 35-14

And now the other confirmed bowl games, in order by date:

Dec. 29 | Gator Bowl | Kentucky vs. Clemson

Location: Jacksonville, FL | EverBank Stadium
Records: Kentucky (SEC): 7-5 | Clemson (ACC): 8-4
All-time Head to Head: Kentucky leads 8-5
Recent H2H: 2009 Music City Bowl — Clemson def. Kentucky 21-13

Dec. 29 | Sun Bowl | Oregon State vs. Notre Dame

Location: El Paso, TX | Sun Bowl
Records: Oregon St. (PAC-12): 8-4 | Notre Dame (Ind.): 9-3
All-time Head to Head: Oregon State leads 2-0
Recent H2H: 2004 Insight Bowl — Oregon State def. Notre Dame 38-21

Dec. 29 | Liberty Bowl | Memphis vs. Iowa State

Location: Memphis, TN | Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium
Records: Memphis (AAC): 9-3 | Iowa State (Big XII): 7-5
All-time Head to Head: Iowa State leads 1-0
Recent H2H: 2017 Liberty Bowl — Iowa State def. Memphis 21-20

Dec. 30 | Music City Bowl | Maryland vs. Auburn

Location: Nashville, TN | Nissan Stadium
Records: Maryland (B1G): 7-5 | Auburn (SEC): 6-6
All-time Head to Head: Auburn leads 2-1
Recent H2H: Nov. 5, 1983 — Auburn def. Maryland 35-23

Dec. 30 | Arizona Bowl | Toledo vs. Wyoming

Location: Tucson, AZ | Arizona Stadium
Records: Toledo (MAC): 11-2 | Wyoming (MWC): 8-4
All-time Head to Head: Tied 1-1
Recent H2H: Sept. 8, 2012 — Toledo def. Wyoming 34-31

Jan. 1 | ReliaQuest Bowl | Wisconsin vs. LSU

Location: Tampa, FL | Raymond James Stadium
Records: Wisconsin (B1G): 7-5 | LSU (SEC): 9-3
All-time Head to Head: LSU leads 3-1
Recent H2H: Sept. 3, 2016 — Wisconsin def. LSU 16-14

Jan. 1 | Citrus Bowl | Tennessee vs. Iowa

Location: Orlando, FL | Camping World Stadium
Records: Tennessee (SEC): 8-4 | Iowa (B1G): 10-3
All-time Head to Head: Tennessee leads 2-1
Recent H2H: 2014 TaxSlayer Bowl — Tennessee def. Iowa 45-28