Bowl Projections: Major shakeup

Predicting and projecting the possible 2009-2010 post-season matchups.

CFN’s Week 7 bowl projections
Bowl date
Bowl
Conference ties
Projected matchup
Dec. 19
New Mexico Bowl
Mountain West vs. WAC
Utah vs. Fresno State
Dec. 19
St. Petersburg Bowl
Big East vs. C-USA
South Florida vs. UCF
Dec. 20
R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
C-USA vs. Sun Belt No. 1
Marshall vs. Troy
Dec. 22
MAACO Las Vegas Bowl
Mountain West No. 1 vs. Pac-10 No. 4
TCU vs. Arizona
Dec. 23
Poinsettia Bowl
Mountain West vs. Pac-10
BYU vs. Oregon State
Dec. 24
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl
C-USA vs. WAC
Southern Miss vs. Nevada
Dec. 26
Emerald Bowl
ACC No. 7 vs. Pac-10 No. 5
NC State vs. Stanford
Dec. 26
Meineke Car Care Bowl
ACC No. 6 vs. Big East
North Carolina vs. Pitt
Dec. 26
Motor City Bowl
Big Ten No. 7 vs. MAC
Minnesota vs. Central Michigan
Dec. 27
Music City Bowl
ACC vs. SEC
Wake Forest vs. Tennessee
Dec. 28
Independence Bowl
Big 12 No. 7 vs. SEC No. 8
Texas Tech vs. Ole Miss
Dec. 29
Champs Sports Bowl
ACC No. 4 vs. Big Ten No. 4 or 5
Boston College vs. Penn State
Dec. 30
EagleBank Bowl
ACC No. 8 vs. Army or C-USA
Clemson vs. East Carolina
Dec. 30
Pacific Life Holiday Bowl
Big 12 No. 3 vs. Pac-10 No. 2
Nebraska vs. California
Dec. 30
Roady’s Humanitarian Bowl
Mountain West vs. WAC
Wyoming vs. Idaho
Dec. 30
Texas Bowl
Big 12 vs. Navy or C-USA
UTEP* vs. Navy
Dec. 31
Armed Forces Bowl
Mountain West vs. C-USA
Air Force vs. Tulsa
Dec. 31
Brut Sun Bowl
Pac-10 No. 3 vs. Big East/Big 12/Notre Dame
Arizona State vs. Missouri
Dec. 31
Insight Bowl
Big Ten No. 6 vs. Big 12 No. 6
Michigan vs. Kansas
Dec. 31
Chick-fil-A Bowl
ACC No. 2 vs. SEC
Georgia Tech. vs. South Carolina
Jan. 1
Outback Bowl
Big Ten No. 3 vs. ACC
Wisconsin vs. Auburn
Jan. 1
Capital One Bowl
Big Ten No. 2 vs. SEC No. 2
Ohio State vs. LSU
Jan. 1
Gator Bowl
ACC No. 3 vs. Big East/Big 12/Notre Dame
Virginia Tech vs. West Virginia
Jan. 2
AutoZone Liberty Bowl
C-USA No. 1 vs. SEC No. 6
Houston vs. Georgia
Jan. 2
International Bowl
Big East vs. MAC No. 4 or 5
Rutgers vs. Ohio
Jan. 2
AT&T Cotton Bowl
Big 12 No. 2 vs. SEC
Oklahoma vs. Arkansas
Jan. 2
Papajohns.com Bowl
Big East vs. SEC
Connecticut vs. Kentucky
Jan. 2
Valero Alamo Bowl
Big Ten No. 4 or 5 vs. Big 12 No. 4
Michigan State vs. Oklahoma State
Jan. 6
GMAC Bowl
ACC vs. MAC
Northwestern** vs. Temple
Jan. 1
Rose Bowl
BCS – Big 10 vs. Pac 10 champs
Iowa vs. Oregon
Jan. 1
Sugar Bowl
BCS – SEC champ
Alabama vs. Cincinnati
Jan. 4
Fiesta Bowl
BCS – Big 12 champion ***
USC vs. Boise State
Jan. 5
Orange Bowl
BCS – ACC champion ***
Miami vs. Notre Dame
Jan. 7
BCS National Championship
BCS No. 1 vs. BCS No. 2
Florida vs. Texas