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  • Jan. 1 bowl games

    -- Outback

    -- Citrus

    -- Fiesta

    -- Rose glance


33rd Outback Bowl

Mississippi St. Bulldogs

vs.

Iowa Hawkeyes

Tuesday, Jan. 1, noon ET, ESPN2

Raymond Jame Stadium

Tampa, Fla.

Miss. St. by 5; over/under 44

Records: Both teams 8-4

Bowls: MSU 13-8, Iowa 15-15-1

2017: South Carolina 26, Michigan 19

OUTBACK BOWL MATCHUP
MISS ST IOWA
NO RK CATEGORY NO RK
402 66 Total offense 389.7 78
226.4 19 Rushing offense 162 77
175.6 111 Passing offense 227.7 68
29.1 63 Scoring offense 31.5 46
268.4 3 Total defense 289.6 7
104.3 10 Rushing defense 102.8 6
164.2 6 Passing defense 186.8 22
12 1 Scoring defense 17.4 11
67.0 18 Turnover margin 67.0 18
42.9 36 3rd down conv. % 45.6 21
33.3 123 4th down conv. % 66.7 13
27.7 5 3rd down def % 34.8 29
31.8 6 4th down def % 43.5 25
89.7 17 Red zone offense 84.9 56
71.9 4 Red zone defense 80.8 42
36.8 85 Net punting 35.9 99
5.94 102 Punt returns 10.8 40
21.2 52 Kickoff returns 26.8 5
240 92 1st downs offense 250 73
201 8 1st downs defense 199 7
6.25 71 Penalty per game 5.08 31
54.8 70 Penalty YPG 44.9 25
30:48 37 Possession time 33:03 13

71st Citrus Bowl

Kentucky Wildcats

vs.

Penn State Nittany Lions

Tuesday, Jan. 1, 1 p.m. ET, ABC

Camping World Stadium

Orlando, Fla.

Penn St. by 4; over/under 47½

Records: Both teams 9-3

Bowls: Ky 8-9, PSU 29-17-2

2017: Notre Dame 21, LSU 17

CITRUS BOWL MATCHUP
KY PSU
NO RK CATEGORY NO RK
366.2 100 Total offense 424.3 45
201.3 35 Rushing offense 208.6 29
164.8 115 Passing offense 215.8 77
26.6 86 Scoring offense 34.6 30
332.2 21 Total defense 354.9 35
150.8 51 Rushing defense 168.4 71
181.3 17 Passing defense 186.5 20
16.3 8 Scoring defense 20 20
0.0 68 Turnover margin 8.0 58
41.5 49 3rd down conv % 37.9 75
60 32 4th down conv % 53.3 68
39 67 3rd down def % 34.5 28
35.3 8 4th down  def % 42.3 22
79.4 100 Red zone offense 92.3 6
76.5 17 Red zone defense 71.9 4
39.4 24 Net punting 37.4 67
10 53 Punt returns 8.7 68
21.6 49 Kickoff returns 24.6 13
242 89 1st downs offense 257 67
206 12 1st downs defense 244 50
6.3 75 Penalty per game 4.8 20
57.8 80 Penalty YPG 43.9 22
30:39 44 Possession time 27:32 116

48th Fiesta Bowl

LSU Tigers

vs.

UCF Knights

Tuesday, Jan. 1, noon ET, ESPN

State Farm Stadium

Glendale, Ariz.

LSU by 8; over/under 54½

Records: LSU 9-3, UCF 12-0

Bowls: LSU 25-23-1, UCF 4-5

2017: Penn St. 35, Washington 28

FIESTA BOWL MATCHUP
LSU USC
NO RK CATEGORY NO RK
389.3 80 Total offense 545.4 3
174.7 58 Rushing offense 276.5 5
214.7 81 Passing offense 268.9 29
31.8 44 Scoring offense 44.2 5
346.1 29 Total defense 423.6 85
139.3 38 Rushing defense 227.4 117
206.8 44 Passing defense 196.2 32
20.9 22 Scoring defense 21.3 23
100.0 6 Turnover margin 117.0 3
39 65 3rd down conv. % 51.3 4
72.7 4 4th down conv. % 63.2 22
35 31 3rd down def % 41.1 87
54.5 79 4th down def % 41.4 19
89.1 24 Red zone offense 89.5 19
84.2 78 Red zone defense 74.4 13
41.2 8 Net punting 38.1 50
6.53 92 Punt returns 9.5 58
22.27 37 Kickoff returns 18.6 103
263 60 1st downs offense 330 5
237 37 1st downs defense 275 95
5.8 53 Penalty per game 7.1 100
54.1 68 Penalty YPG 62 93
30:46 39 Possession time 26:14 126

105th Rose Bowl

Ohio State Buckeyes

vs.

Washington Huskies

Tuesday, Jan. 1, 5 p.m. ET, ESPN

Rose Bowl Stadium (90,888),

Pasadena, Calif.

Ohio State by 6½; over/under 58

Records: OSU 12-1, Wash 10-3

Bowls: OSU 23-25, Wash 17-19-1

2017: Georgia 54, Oklahoma 48, ot

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Source: ncaa.org