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College football bowl preview capsule: BBVA Compass Bowl -- Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Kentucky Wildcats

Tonight's Bowl game

BBVA Compass

Who: Pittsburgh (7-5) vs. Kentucky (6-6)

When/where: Noon; Legion Field; Birmingham, Ala.

TV/radio: ESPN; 1040-AMLine: Pittsburgh by 3 1/2

Notable: Pitt is attempting to put a positive end on a rough season that led to coach Dave Wannstedt's forced resignation. Defensive coordinator Phil Bennett is interim coach. … Led by DE Jabaal Sheard (19 1/2 sacks), Pitt will try to pressure QB Morgan Newton, a sophomore filling in because Mike Hartline was suspended after an arrest on charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct. … Kentucky WR Randall Cobb has had at least one rushing, passing or receiving TD in 11 of Kentucky's 12 games this season. He ranks second in Division I-A with 182.7 all-purpose yards per game.

College football bowl preview capsule: BBVA Compass Bowl -- Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Kentucky Wildcats 01/07/11 [Last modified: Saturday, January 8, 2011 12:19am]
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