Here's everything you need to know about all this year's bowl games.
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New Mexico Bowl: New Mexico 23, UTSA 20
In their second straight trip to the New Mexico Bowl, the Lobos picked up their first bowl win in 55 years. Richard McQuarley led the way with 125 yards on the ground as New Mexico finished the season with nine victories.
Las Vegas Bowl: San Diego State 34, Houston 10
The Major Applewhite era got off to less than a stellar start, behind one of the worst games of Greg Ward Jr.'s career. The Houston-signal caller threw four interceptions, while Aztecs running back Donnel Pumphrey finished with 125 yards in the victory. Pumphrey became the FBS all-time leading rusher in the game as well, wrapping up a spectacular career in San Diego.
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Camellia Bowl: Appalachian State 31, Toledo 28
Marcus Cox led the way with 143 yards rushing, as the Mountaineers won a second straight bowl game in just their second bowl appearance.
Cure Bowl: Arkansas State 31, Central Florida 13
Justice Hansen threw three touchdowns - all to Kendall Sanders - as the Red Wolves won their first bowl game in three tries under Blake Anderson. Despite losing, it was still a memorable first year for Scott Frost's club, which went from 0-12 last year to 6-7 in 2016.
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New Orleans Bowl: Southern Miss 28, Louisiana-Lafayette 21
Nick Mullens was playing his last college game and made it count. The senior signal-caller threw for 346 yards and two touchdowns in a Southern Miss victory.
Miami Beach Bowl: Tulsa 55, Central Michigan 10
Dane Evans finished off his career in style, tossing for five touchdowns as the Golden Hurricane finished the year at 10-3 overall. The Chippewas didn't help themselves, turning the ball over three times in a loss.
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Boca Raton Bowl: Western Kentucky 51, Memphis 31
No Jeff Brohm? No problem for the Hilltoppers, who cruised to an easy victory in the first game without their former head coach. Anthony Wales led the way with 245 yards rushing and three touchdowns in the victory, which improved Western Kentucky to 11-3 on the season.
Poinsettia Bowl: BYU 24, Wyoming 21
Jamaal Williams capped his career with a game to remember, tallying 210 yards on the ground in a wild, 24-21 Cougars win. With the victory, BYU won it's ninth game for the second season in a row.
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Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Idaho 61, Colorado State 50
The Broncos and Rams put on a shoot out for the ages, tallying over 1200 yards of offense and 100 points in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Matt Linehan led the way with four touchdown passes for Idaho.
Bahamas Bowl: Old Dominion 24, Eastern Michigan 20
David Washington threw for three touchdowns with Ray Lawry adding 133 yards on the ground, giving the Monarchs the win. The victory was the first bowl win in Old Dominion history and capped the school's first 10-win season since joining FBS football.
Armed Forces Bowl: Louisiana Tech 48, Navy 45
Jonathan Barnes kicked a field goal as time expired to give the Bulldogs, a thrilling, last-second win over the Midshipmen. Navy, which at one point in the season sat at 9-2 with a chance to clinch the AAC title, lost their last three games to finish at 9-5 overall.
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Dollar General Bowl: Troy 28, Ohio 23
Jordan Chunn tallied just 56 yards on the ground, but finished with three touchdowns in the victory. With the win, Troy moves to 10-3 on the year, their first 10-win season since joining the FBS in 2001.
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Hawaii Bowl: Hawaii 52, Middle Tennessee State 35
Behind four touchdown passes from quarterback Dru Brown, the Warriors put up a season-high 52 points in the win. Brent Stockstill threw four touchdowns in the loss for the Blue Raiders.
St. Petersburg Bowl: Mississippi State 17, Miami (OH) 16
Nick Fitzgerald led the way with two rushing touchdowns and a Westin Graves field goal with 12 minutes left sealed the victory for the Bulldogs. The win completes a staggering end of the season run for the Bulldogs, which needed wins over Texas A&M and Ole Miss in November just to get bowl eligible.
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Quick Lane Bowl: Boston College 36, Maryland 30
Patrick Towles threw for two touchdowns and John Hillman rushed for another, as the Eagles won a shoot out no one could have seen coming. With the victory, Boston College finishes 7-6 overall, ending the year on a three game losing streak.
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Independence Bowl: NC State 41, Vanderbilt 17
Jaylen Samuels led the way with three rushing touchdowns and the Wolfpack used a 14-point second quarter to open a lead and never look back in Shreveport. With the loss, Derek Mason's club falls 6-7 overall on the season.
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Heart of Dallas Bowl: Army 38, North Texas 31 (OT)
The Black Knights converted a fourth down in overtime for the game-winning score, and then stuffed the Mean Green, capping an unforgettable 2016 season. With the win, Army beat Navy and won a bowl game in the year for the first time since 1984.
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Military Bowl: Wake Forest 34, Temple 26
The Demon Deacons were able to put a month of controversy aside and pick up a bowl win, after scoring 31 of their 34 points in the first half. The victory was Wake Forest's first bowl win since 2008.
Holiday Bowl: Minnesota 17, Washington State 12
In one of the most surprising bowl results of the season, the Golden Gophers shut down the high-powered Washington State offense, holding them without a touchdown until the final minute of the game. Mitch Leidner had a passing touchdown and Rodney Smith one on the ground, in the victory.
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Cactus Bowl: Baylor 31, Boise State 12
Another bowl, another equally shocking result, as the Bears put aside a six-game losing streak to get the win. KD Cannon was the star of the day - and quite possibly of all of bowl season - tallying 14 catches for 226 yards and and two touchdowns in the win.
Pinstripe Bowl: Northwestern 31, Pittsburgh 24
Justin Jackson capped off a big season in style, with 224 yards rushing and three touchdowns as the Wildcats toppled the Panthers at Yankee Stadium. Northwestern won three of four to close the season, after a 1-3 start.
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Russell Athletic Bowl: Miami 31, West Virginia 14
The Hurricanes picked up their first bowl victory in a decade, behind four touchdowns from Brad Kaaya. Miami capped year one of the Mark Richt era with a nine-win season.
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Foster Farms Bowl: Utah 26, Indiana 24
Running back Joe Williams capped a dream season, tallying 222 yards on the ground, and running back Andy Phillips kicked the game-winner with under two minutes to go in the victory. With the win, Kyle Whittingham improves to 10-1 overall in bowl games, giving him the best win percentage ever for a coach who has coached in 10 or more bowls.
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Texas Bowl: Kansas State 33, Texas A&M 28
Jesse Ertz accounted for three touchdowns and K-State's defense forced two turnovers giving the Wildcats a victory, and a sparkling 5-0 record against teams from Texas this season. With the loss, the Aggies fall to 8-5 overall, after starting the season 7-1.
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Birmingham Bowl: South Florida 46, South Carolina 39 (OT)
Quarterback Quentin Flowers accounted for five total touchdowns, including a 25-yard TD pass to open overtime, to give the Bulls an eventual victory over the Gamecocks. With the win, South Florida won a school-record 11 games, while South Carolina falls to 5-8 on the season.
Belk Bowl: Virginia Tech 35, Arkansas 24
In an absolutely stunning result, Arkansas built up a massive 24-0 halftime lead, only to see it fall apart, after giving up 35 points in a shocking loss. The defeat drops the Razorbacks to just 7-6 on the year (including losses in their final two games), while the Hokies notched 10 wins in Justin Fuente's first season in Blacksburg.
Alamo Bowl: Oklahoma State 38, Colorado 8
In a bowl season full of close games and surprising comebacks, the Pokes jumped all over Mike MacIntyre's club and never really let up in a dominating win. Mason Rudolph threw for 314 yards and three touchdowns, and showed that with he and James Washington returning next season, Oklahoma State could once again be a threat in the Big 12.
Liberty Bowl: Georgia 31, TCU 23
In what could be a sign to come in 2017, quarterback Jacob Eason threw for two touchdowns, as the 'Dawgs won in Memphis. Georgia - which returns Eason and running back Nick Chubb, amongst many key players - should be considered the favorite in the SEC East going into next season.
Sun Bowl: Stanford 25, North Carolina 23
Projected first round NFL Draft pick Mitch Trubisky was phenomenal - throwing for 280 yards and two touchdowns - but the Cardinal held on for a victory for their 10th win of the season. Even without Christian McCaffrey, Bryce Love led the way with 110 yards on the ground for Stanford, while Solomon Thomas dominated along the defensive line.
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Music City Bowl: Tennessee 38, Nebraska 24
Joshua Dobbs made his final start at Tennessee count, tallying four touchdowns in the Vols win. With the victory, Tennessee won nine games for the second straight season.
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Arizona Bowl: Air Force 45, South Alabama 21
South Alabama jumped out to 14-3 first quarter lead, but from there Air Force dominated, outscoring the Jaguars 42-7 from the second quarter on. With the victory, the Falcons pick up their 10th win of the year. South Alabama went just 5-7 overall, after opening the season with a victory at Mississippi State.
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Orange Bowl: Florida State 33, Michigan 32
In one of the wildest games of the season, Florida State opened up a 27-15 lead early in the fourth quarter, only to see it evaporate, before coming back fora wild 33-32 victory over Michigan. After a 9-0 start, Jim Harbaugh's club lost three of it's final four games, and it happened by a combined five points.
Citrus Bowl: LSU 29, Louisville 9
In Ed Orgeron's first game as LSU's official head coach, the Tigers dominated, limiting Lamar Jackson and Louisville to just 220 yards of offense in an easy victory. For LSU, Derrius Guice led the way with 138 yards rushing and one touchdown, with Danny Etling adding two TD's through the air as well.
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TaxSlayer Bowl: Georgia Tech 33, Kentucky 18
Behind Dedrick Mills' 169 yards rushing, the Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 20-3 halftime lead and never looked back against Mark Stoops' Wildcats. Despite the disappointing effort for Kentucky, it was still a signature season under Stoops, as the 'Cats went 7-6 overall, and made their first bowl game since the 2011 season.
Peach Bowl (College Football Playoff): Alabama 24, Washington 7
The Crimson Tide returned to the playoff for the third straight year, and did what they do: Overwhelming the Washington Huskies in a relatively easy 24-7 victory in Atlanta. Bo Scarbrough led the way with 180 yards rushing and two touchdowns, as Alabama gets set to play in its second straight national championship game.
Fiesta Bowl (College Football Playoff): Clemson 31, Ohio State 0
And in the national title game, we'll have a rematch, as for the second straight year, Clemson won its semifinal and will now take on the Crimson Tide. In a shocking result, the Tigers dominated from start to finish, putting up 470 yards against the Buckeyes - the most Ohio State has given up all season - while shutting out an Urban Meyer coached club for the first time in his career. In total, Meyer has just three bowl losses in his career, with two coming to Dabo Swinney.
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Outback Bowl: Florida 30, Iowa 3
The Gators cruised to their ninth victory of the season behind a two-touchdown performance by quarterback Austin Appleby. Iowa meanwhile, finished with just a little over 200 yards of total offense, in another embarrassing bowl performance. They lost to Stanford 45-16 in last year's Rose Bowl.
Cotton Bowl: Wisconsin 24, Western Michigan 16
Western Michigan's miracle season nearly ended with a stunning upset, as P.J. Fleck's club cut Wisconsin's lead to 17-10 in the fourth quarter, before the Badgers pulled away with the win. Bart Scott led the way with a 159 yards passing, as the Badgers finished a surprising season with an 11-3 record overall.
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Rose Bowl: USC 52, Penn State 49
It was a record-setting day in Pasadena, as Sam Darnold set a Rose Bowl record with five touchdown passes and 474 yards of total offense in a wild, Trojans win. USC rallied from 14 points down in the 4th quarter - highlighted by a game-winning field goal as time expired - to get the win.
Sugar Bowl: Oklahoma 35, Auburn 19
Baker Mayfield led the way with 296 yards passing and two touchdowns, as the Sooners beat Gus Malzahn's club in New Orleans. The Sooners ended the season as one of college football's hottest teams, winning 10 straight games to close the season, after starting 1-2.
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National championship game: Clemson 35, Alabama 31
This one was an instant classic, the type of game you'll tell your grandchildren about years from now. It included three lead changes in the final five minutes, and a heroic, 420-yard, four touchdown performance by Deshaun Watson. In a bowl season full of wild twists and turns, this was the best, and a perfect way to cap the 2016 season.