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St. Petersburg Times Bowl bowl projections

Dec. 20: Congressional Bowl at Washington, Navy* (at-large) vs. Virginia (ACC No. 9), 11 a.m., ESPN

Dec. 20: New Mexico Bowl at Albuquerque, Air Force (MWC No. 4) vs. Fresno State (WAC No. 3), 2:30 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 20: St. Petersburg Bowl, USF (Big East) vs. Houston (CUSA), 4:30 p.m., ESPN2

Dec. 20: Las Vegas Bowl, BYU (MWC No. 1) vs. California (Pac-10 No. 4), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 21: New Orleans Bowl, Troy (Sun Belt champion) vs. Memphis (CUSA), 8 p.m., ESPN2

Dec. 23: Poinsettia Bowl at San Diego, Utah (MWC No. 2) vs. Nevada (at large, fills Pac-10 No. 7 slot), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 24: Hawaii Bowl at Honolulu, Hawaii (WAC) vs. Northern Illinois (at large, fills Pac-10 No. 6 slot), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 26: Motor City Bowl at Detroit, Illinois (Big Ten No. 7) vs. Ball State (MAC No. 1 or No. 2), 7:30 p.m., ESPN2

Dec. 27: Meineke Bowl at Charlotte, N.C., Georgia Tech (ACC No. 5/6/7) vs. Cincinnati (Big East), 1 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 27: Champs Sports Bowl at Orlando, Florida State (ACC No. 4) vs. Minnesota (Big Ten No. 4), 4:30 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 27: Emerald Bowl at San Francisco, Arizona (Pac-10 No. 5) vs. Maryland (ACC No. 5/6/7), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 28: Independence Bowl at Shreveport, La., Louisiana-Lafayette (at large, fills SEC No. 8 slot) vs. Kansas State (Big 12 No. 7), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 29: Bowl at Birmingham, Ala., Pittsburgh (Big East) vs. Akron (at large, fills SEC No. 9 slot), 3 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 29: Alamo Bowl at San Antonio, Iowa (Big Ten No. 4) vs. Missouri (Big 12 No. 4), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 30: Humanitarian Bowl at Boise, Idaho, San Jose State (WAC No. 1) vs. Boston College (ACC No. 8), 4:30 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 30: Holiday Bowl at San Diego, Oklahoma State (Big 12 No. 3) vs. Oregon State (Pac-10 No. 2), 8 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 30: Texas Bowl at Houston, Arkansas State (at large, fills Big 12 No. 8 slot) vs. Louisville (Big East), 8 p.m., NFL Network

Dec. 31: Armed Forces Bowl at Fort Worth, Texas, Rice (CUSA) vs. TCU (MWC No. 3), Noon, ESPN

Dec. 31: Sun Bowl at El Paso, Texas, Oregon (Pac-10) No. 3 vs. Nebraska (Big 12 No. 5 or Big East No. 2), 2 p.m., CBS

Dec. 31: Music City Bowl at Nashville, Tenn., Vanderbilt (SEC No. 6) vs. Miami (ACC No. 5/6/7), 3:30 p.m., ESPN

Dec. 31: Insight Bowl at Tempe, Ariz., Kansas (Big 12 No. 6) vs. Wisconsin (Big Ten No. 6), 5:30 p.m., NFLN

Dec. 31: Chick-fil-A Bowl at Atlanta, Mississippi (SEC No. 5) vs. Wake Forest (ACC No. 2), 7:30 p.m., ESPN

Jan. 1: Outback Bowl at Tampa, South Carolina (SEC No. 3) or No. 4 vs. Northwestern (Big Ten No. 3), 11 a.m., ESPN

Jan. 1: Capital One Bowl at Orlando, Michigan State (Big Ten No. 2) vs. Georgia (SEC No. 2), 1 p.m., ABC

Jan. 1: Gator Bowl at Jacksonville, Notre Dame (Big 12 No. 5 or Big East No. 2) vs. Virginia Tech (ACC No. 3), 1 p.m., CBS

Jan. 1: Rose Bowl at Pasadena, Calif., USC (BCS) vs. Penn State (BCS), 5 p.m., ABC

Jan. 1: Orange Bowl at Miami, North Carolina (BCS) vs. West Virginia (BCS), 8 p.m., FOX

Jan. 2: Cotton Bowl at Dallas, Oklahoma (Big 12 No. 2) vs. LSU (SEC No. 3) or No. 4, 2 p.m., FOX

Jan. 2: Liberty Bowl at Memphis, Tenn., Kentucky (SEC No. 7) vs. Tulsa (CUSA) No. 1, 5 p.m., ESPN

Jan. 2: Sugar Bowl at New Orleans, Florida (BCS) vs. Boise State (BCS), 8 p.m., FOX

Jan. 3: International Bowl at Toronto, Connecticut (Big East) vs. Western Michigan (MAC) No. 3, Noon, ESPN2

Jan. 5: Fiesta Bowl at Glendale, Ariz., Ohio State (BCS) vs. Texas (BCS), 8:30 p.m., FOX

Jan. 6: GMAC Bowl at Mobile, Ala., East Carolina (CUSA) No. 2 vs. Central Michigan (MAC No. 1 or No. 2), or WAC, 8 p.m., ESPN

Jan. 8: BCS National Championship game, Alabama (BCS No. 1) vs. Texas Tech (BCS No. 2), Miami, 8 p.m., FOX

* — accepted bid.

St. Petersburg Times Bowl bowl projections 11/09/08 [Last modified: Thursday, November 4, 2010 9:26am]
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