New Year’s day 2015 will be an exciting one for college football fans as there are 5 bowl games taking place throughout the day.
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Outback Bowl 12 P.M. (EST) ESPN2 HD: #18 Wisconsin takes on #19 Auburn in Tampa, Florida.
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These 2 teams last met in the 2006 Citrus Bowl, with Wisconsin winning 24-10; lifetime they re 1-1-1 against each other. Both teams are having a rough year thanks to staffing changes, so this game is more for pride than anything else. Wisconsin wins, 35-14.
Goodyear Cotton Bowl 12:30 P.M. (EST) ESPN HD. #5 Baylor takes on # 8 Michigan State in Arlington, Texas.
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This will be the 1st AP Top 10 Cotton Bowl match-up since 1994 when #4 Notre Dame faced #7 Texas A & M and only the 2nd time these 2 teams have met (the 1st meeting taking place back in September of ’68).
Look for an interesting game, with Michigan winning 28-20.
Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl 1 P.M. (EST) ABC HD. #25 Minnesotta battles # 16 Missouri in Orlando, Florida.
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The Citrus Bowl marks the 1st time since ’62 that Michigan has played in a January 1 bowl game. Minnesota is 3-4-1 lifetime against Missouri and both team’s coaches are Coach of The Year honorees.
Michigan once again has posted an 8 win season and looks strong; expect them to win 24-17.
The Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl are also taking place today. You can get all the information about those games here.
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