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Capsule preview for Alamo Bowl


Alamo Bowl

Who: No. 15 Baylor (9-3) vs. Washington (7-5)

When/where: 8; San Antonio, Texas

TV: ESPN Line: Baylor by 9

Notable: The Bears haven't won a bowl game since 1992. A win ties the school record of 10 set by the 1980 team that featured Hall of Famer Mike Singletary. … Baylor QB Robert Griffin is the first Heisman winner to play in a bowl before Jan. 1 since BYU's Ty Detmer in the 1990 Holiday. … Washington has lost four of six. … RB Chris Polk leads its offense with 1,341 yards and 11 TDs. … The Huskies haven't played in Texas since losing the Sun Bowl in 2002, which was their last postseason appearance for eight years until returning to bowl eligibility last season.

Times wires

Capsule preview for Alamo Bowl 12/27/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 11:44pm]
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