Texas Bowl

A pregame view of the Alamodome ahead of the Alamo Bowl (Ryan Crowe/CBSDFW)

College Football Bowl Breakdown: Top Games Not In ‘New Year’s Six’

The entire postseason schedule features 39 bowls, including the playoff championship game. To help sort through the clutter, here’s a look at some of the more intriguing matchups that aren’t part of the ‘New Year’s Six.’

12/08/2014

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Rivals Texas & Arkansas To Meet In Texas Bowl

Charlie Strong knows as well as anyone about the long history between Arkansas and Texas, having grown up in Arkansas and played in college at Central Arkansas.

12/08/2014

Justin Tucker #19 of the Texas Longhorns celebrates with teammates after kicking the winning field goal as time expired  in the second half of a game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on November 24, 2011 in College Station, Texas. Texas won the game, 27-25. (Photo by Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

The Case Against A Longhorns-Aggies Texas Bowl

A big push has begun to reunite the Texas Longhorns with the in-state rival Aggies in the 2014 Advocare V100 Texas Bowl! Please, don’t let this happen.

11/18/2014

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Big 12 Unveils Bowl Lineup For 2014-19

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.

08/30/2013

Texas A&M

A&M To Face Northwestern In Meineke Car Care Bowl

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.

12/05/2011

A Baylor Bears football helmet shown on October 4, 2008 in Waco, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Illinois Rushes Past Baylor In Texas Bowl

Illinois earned its first bowl victory since 1999 with a 38-14 win over Baylor on Wednesday night in the Texas Bowl.

12/30/2010

A Baylor Bears football helmet shown on October 4, 2008 in Waco, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Baylor Goes Bowling For 1st Time Since ’94

The Baylor Bears look for their first bowl win since 1992 when they face Illinois in the Texas Bowl.

12/28/2010

Baylor

Baylor To Face Illinois In Dec. 29 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.

12/05/2010