Bowl Schedule For Friday
Friday, December 30 will feature five bowl games, with action beginning at 11 am.
Four ranked teams will be in action, and two teams will be playing for winning records.
Liberty Bowl---Georgia vs. TCU---Memphis, Tennessee---11 am---ESPN
Georgia was 4-4 eight games into the season, but won 3 of their last 4, to finish 7-5, with 8 of their games decided by single-digits.
The Bulldogs are led by running back Nick Chubb, who has rushed for 988 yards and 7 touchdowns.
TCU stumbled down the stretch, losing 4 of their last 6, and finished at 6-6.
The Horned Frogs are paced by quarterback Kenny Hill, who has thrown for 3,062 yards and 15 touchdowns, while rushing for another 537 yards and 9 scores.
Look for this one to be one of the more low-scoring games of the day.
Sun Bowl---Stanford vs. North Carolina---El Paso, Texas---1 pm---CBS
18th-ranked Stanford will enter the match-up at 9-3, and winners of five-straight.
Playing without Christian McCaffrey, the Cardinal will rely on running back Bryce Love, who has rushed for 664 yards and 3 touchdowns.
North Carolina dropped 2 of their last 3, but will still enter at 8-4.
Quarterback Mitch Trubisky, who is expected to be one of the top choices in April's NFL Draft, leads the way for the Tar Heels, with 3,468 passing yards and 28 touchdowns.
Music City Bowl---Nebraska vs. Tennessee---Nashville, Tennessee---2:30 pm---ESPN
This one could be the most high-scoring game of the day.
Nebraska began the year at 7-0, but lost 3 of their last 5, and are currently 9-3.
The Cornhuskers have quarterback Tommy Armstrong, Jr., who has passed for 2,180 yards and 14 touchdowns, while rushing for another 512 yards and 8 scores.
21st-ranked Tennessee started strong as well, winning their first five, before finishing 8-4.
Joshua Dobbs is the player to watch for the Volunteers, after throwing for 2,655 yards and 26 touchdowns, while rushing for another 713 yards and 9 scores during the regular season.
Arizona Bowl---South Alabama vs. Air Force---Tucson, Arizona---4:30 pm---American Sports Network
South Alabama, who lost four games by a touchdown or less, won 3 of their last 5, and is 6-6.
The Jaguars have running back Xavier Johnson, who has rushed for 787 yards and 10 touchdowns.
Air Force won their last 5 games, and will enter at 9-3.
The Falcons have a feared option attack, with 4 different players rushing for at least 600 yards.
Orange Bowl---Michigan vs. Florida St.---Miami, Florida---7 pm---ESPN
This one is likely to be the best game of the day.
6th-ranked Michigan is 10-2, with their only slip-ups being a 3-point loss to Iowa, and an overtime loss to Ohio St.
The Wolverine are led by quarterback Wilton Speight, who has thrown for 2,375 yards and 17 touchdowns.
11th-ranked Florida St. won their last 4, and 6 of their last 7, to finish the regular season at 9-3.
The Seminoles are paced by running back Dalvin Cook, a possible high draft choice in April's NFL Draft, who has rushed for 1,620 yards and 18 touchdowns.