WhatIfSports 2015 college football bowl previews: box scores and predictions for all games

BY foxsports • December 24, 2016

Using the same college football simulation engine that accurately predicted 80.0 percent of all 2015 FBS games, WhatIfSports.com simulated each of the 40 bowl matchups and the College Football Playoff National Championship 501 times. For predictions of just the College Football Playoff bowls, view our New Year's Six bowl previews.

View each team's winning percentage, average score and sample box score. If you would like to simulate any bowl game yourself, every 2015 bowl team is available using our free NCAA College Football SimMatchup feature.

Note: The box score recap is just an example of what could happen based on the average score from 501 simulations. For more statistics, click here or view results from our 2015 college football game predictions.

If any depth chart changes or injuries occur between now and a team's bowl game, you have the ablity to adjust the depth chart using College Football SimMatchup.

Alabama Crimson Tide

Alabama Crimson Tide2745.5

Clemson Tigers

Arizona Wildcats

Arizona Wildcats2756.5

New Mexico Lobos

BYU Cougars

BYU Cougars2449.2

Utah Utes

Camellia Bowl - 12/19/2015SCOREWIN %

Ohio Bobcats

Ohio Bobcats2448.6

Appalachian State Mountaineers

San Jose State Spartans

San Jose State Spartans2846.7

Georgia State Panthers

Arkansas State Red Wolves

Arkansas State Red Wolves4053.3

Louisiana Tech Bulldogs

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers2849.3

South Florida Bulls

Akron Zips

Akron Zips1746.3

Utah State Aggies

Temple Owls

Temple Owls2758.8

Toledo Rockets

Boise State Broncos

Boise State Broncos3754.9

Northern Illinois Huskies

GoDaddy Bowl - 12/23/2015SCOREWIN %

Georgia Southern Eagles

Georgia Southern Eagles3546.1

Bowling Green Falcons

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders2747.3

Western Michigan Broncos

San Diego State Aztecs

San Diego State Aztecs2656.6

Cincinnati Bearcats

Connecticut Huskies

Connecticut Huskies2546.4

Marshall Thundering Herd

Miami (FL) Hurricanes

Miami (FL) Hurricanes3446.5

Washington State Cougars

Washington Huskies

Washington Huskies3561.3

Southern Miss Golden Eagles

Indiana Hoosiers

Indiana Hoosiers3851.5

Duke Blue Devils

Independence Bowl - 12/26/2015SCOREWIN %

Tulsa Golden Hurricane

Tulsa Golden Hurricane2027.6

Virginia Tech Hokies

UCLA Bruins

UCLA Bruins3352

Nebraska Cornhuskers

Pittsburgh Panthers

Pittsburgh Panthers2348.1

Navy Midshipmen

Central Michigan Chippewas

Central Michigan Chippewas2334.5

Minnesota Golden Gophers

California Golden Bears

California Golden Bears3464.1

Air Force Falcons

North Carolina Tar Heels

North Carolina Tar Heels3762.7

Baylor Bears

Nevada Wolf Pack

Nevada Wolf Pack2649.4

Colorado State Rams

Advocare V100 Texas Bowl - 12/29/2015SCOREWIN %

LSU Tigers

LSU Tigers3154.4

Texas Tech Red Raiders

Auburn Tigers

Auburn Tigers3154.9

Memphis Tigers

North Carolina State Wolfpack

North Carolina State Wolfpack1441.5

Mississippi State Bulldogs

Texas A&M Aggies

Texas A&M Aggies2043.6

Louisville Cardinals

USC Trojans

USC Trojans3252.3

Wisconsin Badgers

Houston Cougars

Houston Cougars2747.3

Florida State Seminoles

Oklahoma Sooners

Oklahoma Sooners3145.5

Clemson Tigers

Michigan State Spartans

Michigan State Spartans2648.2

Alabama Crimson Tide

Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern Wildcats2446.5

Tennessee Volunteers

Fiesta Bowl - 1/1/2016SCOREWIN %

Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Notre Dame Fighting Irish2746.3

Ohio State Buckeyes

Michigan Wolverines

Michigan Wolverines1952.2

Florida Gators

Stanford Cardinal

Stanford Cardinal2450.5

Iowa Hawkeyes

Oklahoma State Cowboys

Oklahoma State Cowboys3448.5

Ole Miss Rebels

Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State Nittany Lions2146.6

Georgia Bulldogs

Kansas State Wildcats

Kansas State Wildcats2443.9

Arkansas Razorbacks

Oregon Ducks

Oregon Ducks3546.7

TCU Horned Frogs

West Virginia Mountaineers

West Virginia Mountaineers2748.4

Arizona State Sun Devils



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