2015-16 Big 12 Bowl Projections After Week 8

    Big 12 bowl projections after Week 8 of the 2015 season. Will Baylor survive without star quarterback Seth Russell, who suffered a season-ending injury last time out?

    September 26, 2016

    Will Baylor be able to survive the rest of the season without QB Seth Russell, or will Oklahoma and TCU jump up and emerge as the Big 12’s frontrunners for the College Football Playoff?

    Could a lost rivalry game take place in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl?

    Scroll down for our Big 12 bowl projections after Week 8 of the 2015 college football season.

    Goodyear Cotton Bowl

    College Football Playoff Semifinal
    Thursday, December 31, 4:00 or 8:00 pm ET, ESPN
    AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX
    Playoff vs. Playoff
    Projection: Alabama vs. Baylor

    Allstate Sugar Bowl

    Friday, January 1, 8:30 pm ET, ESPN
    Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA
    Big 12 vs. SEC
    Projection: Oklahoma vs. Florida

    Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl

    Saturday, December 26, 2:20 pm ET, ESPN
    Cotton Bowl Stadium, Dallas, TX
    Big 12 vs. Conference USA
    Projection: Kansas State vs. Rice

    Russell Athletic Bowl

    Tuesday, December 29, 5:30 pm ET, ESPN
    Orlando Citrus Bowl, Orlando, FL
    ACC or Notre Dame vs. Big 12
    Projection: North Carolina vs. Oklahoma State

    AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl

    Tuesday, December 29, 9:00 pm ET, ESPN
    NRG Stadium, Houston, TX
    Big 12 vs. SEC
    Projection: Texas A&M vs. Texas

    AutoZone Liberty Bowl

    Saturday, January 2, 3:20 pm ET, ESPN
    Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, Memphis, TN
    Big 12 vs. SEC
    Projection: Mississippi State vs. Texas Tech

    Valero Alamo Bowl

    Saturday, January 2, 6:45 pm ET, ESPN
    Alamodome, San Antonio, TX
    Big 12 vs. Pac-12
    TCU vs. USC

    Cactus Bowl

    Saturday, January 2, 10:15 pm ET, ESPN
    Chase Field, Phoenix, AZ
    Big 12 vs. Pac-12
    Projection: West Virginia vs. Arizona

    MORE: Complete College Football Bowl Projections After Week 8


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