The Big 12 announced a seven-game bowl lineup that begins in 2014, runs six years, and includes an agreement to alternate playing postseason games in Fort Worth, Texas, and Dallas.
Texas A&M hasn’t won a bowl since 2001. DeRuyter hopes that streak will end this year, and he indicated he’d be interested in the full-time head coaching job with the Aggies.
Illinois earned its first bowl victory since 1999 with a 38-14 win over Baylor on Wednesday night in the Texas Bowl.
The Baylor Bears look for their first bowl win since 1992 when they face Illinois in the Texas Bowl.
The Baylor Bears will play their first bowl game in 16 seasons as they’ve accepted an invitation to play Illinois of the Big Ten in the Texas Bowl in Houston on Dec. 29.