College Bowl Briefs

Ga. Tech Beats So. Cal In Sun Bowl

Quarterback Tevin Washington threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to lead the Yellow Jackets of Georgia Tech to a 21-7 victory over the Trojans of USC on Dec. 31 in front of a crowd of 47,922 at Sun Bowl Stadium.

Washington’s 1-yard touchdown run in the third made it 14-7, and he found Orwin Smith for a 17-yard touchdown pass in the fourth.

UGA Caps Season With 45-31 Win Over Nebraska

Aaron Murray threw for 428 yards and five touchdowns as the Georgia Bulldogs set a Capital One Bowl record with 589 total yards in beating the Nebraska Cornhuskers, 45-31, on New Years Day in Orlando, Fla.

The Bulldogs recorded the biggest play of the game when Murray hit Chris Conley on a slip screen as he sprinted for an 87-yard touchdown. The score was UGA’s longest pass play of the season and gave them the game-winning margin.

New Mexico Bowl – Albuquerque, N.M. – Dec. 15
Arizona 49, Nevada 48

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl – Boise, Idaho — Dec. 15
Utah State 41, Toledo 15

Poinsettia Bowl – San Diego – Dec. 20
BYU 23, San Diego State 6

St. Petersburg Bowl – St. Petersburg, Fla. – Dec. 21
UCF 38, Ball State 17

New Orleans Bowl – New Orleans – Dec. 22
Louisiana-Lafayette 43, East Carolina 34

Las Vegas Bowl – Las Vegas – Dec. 22
Boise State 28, Washington 26

Hawaii Bowl – Honolulu – Dec. 24
Southern Methodist 43, Fresno State 10

Chick-fil-A Bowl — Atlanta – Dec. 31
Clemson 25, LSU 24

Military Bowl — Washington, D.C. – Dec. 27
San Jose State 29, Bowling Green 20

Belk Bowl — Charlotte, N.C. – Dec. 27
Cincinnati 48, Duke 34

Holiday Bowl — San Diego – Dec. 27
Baylor 49, UCLA 26

Independence Bowl — Shreveport, La. – Dec. 28
Ohio 45, Louisiana-Monroe 14

Russell Athletic Bowl — Orlando – Dec. 28
Virginia Tech 13, Rutgers 10

Meineke Car Care Bowl — Houston – Dec. 28
Texas Tech 34, Minnesota 31

Armed Forces Bowl — Fort Worth, Texas – Dec. 29
Rice 33, Air Force 14

Pinstripe Bowl — Bronx, N.Y. – Dec. 29
Syracuse 38, West Virginia 14

Fight Hunger Bowl — San Francisco — Dec. 29
Arizona State 62, Navy 28

Alamo Bowl — San Antonio – Dec. 29
Texas 31, Oregon State 27

Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl — Tempe, Ariz. – Dec. 29
Michigan State 17, TCU 16

Music City Bowl — Nashville, Tenn. – Dec. 31
Vanderbilt 38, North Carolina State 24

Liberty Bowl — Memphis, Tenn. – Dec. 31
Tulsa 31, Iowa State 17

Outback Bowl — Tampa, Fla. – Jan. 1
South Carolina 33, Michigan 28

Rose Bowl — Pasadena, Calif. – Jan. 1
Stanford 20, Wisconsin 14

Orange Bowl — Miami – Jan. 1
Florida State 31, Northern Illinois 10

UPCOMING:
Sugar Bowl — New Orleans – Jan. 2
Florida vs. Louisville — 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN

Fiesta Bowl — Glendale, Ariz. – Jan. 3
Kansas State vs. Oregon — 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN

Cotton Bowl — Arlington, Texas – Jan. 4
Texas A&M vs. Oklahoma — 8 p.m. ET, FOX

Compass Bowl — Birmingham, Ala. – Jan. 5
Mississippi vs. Pittsburgh — 1 p.m. ET, ESPN

GoDaddy.com Bowl — Mobile, Ala. – Jan. 6
Arkansas State vs. Kent State — 9 p.m. ET, ESPN

BCS Championship Game – Miami – Jan. 7
Notre Dame vs. Alabama — 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN

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