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2016 Big 12 Week 1 Bowl Projections


Where are all the Big 12 teams going this post-season? What bowls are their destiny? Here are the College Football News Week 1 predictions and bowl projections for the Big 12.


2016 Week 1 Big 12 Bowl Projections

Big 12 Week 1 Rankings

The Big 12 has seven bowl ties and one conditional spot in the Heart of Dallas Bowl for its ten-team league, but can it fill out all the slots? It’ll be tough if a team doesn’t get into the College Football Playoff.

The champion goes to the Sugar Bowl if it’s not in the CFP. The No. 2 team goes to New Orleans if the champ is in the playoff.

The 2016 Week 1 Big 12 bowl projections are …

Not Projected Bowl Eligible: Iowa State, Kansas, (Kansas State will be bowl eligible, but won’t have a home)

1. Allstate Sugar Bowl vs. SEC

Oklahoma vs. LSU

2. Valero Alamo Bowl vs. Pac-12

Texas vs. UCLA

3. Russell Athletic Bowl vs. ACC

Notre Dame vs. Oklahoma State

4. AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl vs. SEC

TCU vs. South Carolina

5. AutoZone Liberty Bowl vs. SEC

Baylor vs. Arkansas

6. Cactus Bowl vs. Pac-12

West Virginia vs. Arizona State

7. Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl

Navy vs. Texas Tech

8. Heart of Dallas Bowl

Conditional Bowl – Big Ten and Conference USA should be able to fill the slots.