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It's Selection Sunday for College Football Teams

College football teams from throughout the nation will find out their bowl destinations and opponents today.

BOISE, Idaho--Christmas comes a little early for selected college football teams, and that day is today.

Boise State has just accepted a bid to play in the Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego vs. Northern Illinois.

Throughout the day, beginning with the announcement of the NCAA FBS playoff teams, and continuining through the bowl pecking order, we will begin to fill in the puzzle that is the college football bowl season.

#1 Clemson will face #4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl while #2 Alabama takes on #3 Michigan State in the Cotton Bowl.  Those two winners will meet in the national championship game the following week in Glendale, Arizona.

Oklahoma State will play Mississippi in the Sugar Bowl, and we know that Stanford will play Iowa in the Rose Bowl.  And just announced, Notre Dame vs. Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl and Houston vs. Florida State in the Peach.  

Following the completion of the New Year's Six Bowl announcements, the plethora of bowl committees will make their matchup announcements.  We can also begin to fill in the bowl pairings from the bottom, as these teams have accepted bids to plaly in the following bowl games:

Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl--North Carolina A&T

Armed Services Bowl--Air Force

Bahamas Bowl--Middle Tennessee vs. Western Michigan

Belk Bowl--North Carolina State

Birmingham Bowl--Auburn

Boca Raton--Temple vs. Toledo

Camelia Bowl--Appalachian State vs. Ohio

Cure Bowl--Georgia State

GoDaddy Bowl--Georgia Southern vs. Bowling Green

Heart of Dallas--Southern Mississippi

Independence Bowl--Tulsa

Las Vegas Bowl--BYU

Miami Beach Bowl--South Florida vs. Western Kentucky

Military Bowl--Navy

Music City--Penn State

New Orleans Bowl--Arkanasas State vs. Louisiana Tech

Outback Bowl--Northwestern vs. Tennessee

Poinsettia Bowl--Boise State vs. Northern Illinois

Russell Athletic--North Carolina

St. Petersburg--UConn vs. Marshall

Sun Bowl--Washington State vs. Miami of Florida

Texas Bowl--Texas Tech

Stay tuned to BroncoCountry for up-to-the minute information all day on College Football Selection Sunday.


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