You don't know tough until your grandma makes you carry groceries up the driveway in minus-17 degree weather. Without gloves.
- Stanford and Michigan State playing in the 100th Rose Bowl gives it a throwback feel. Also, MSU center Jack Allen will join his grandfather as Rose Bowl participants.
- The Buckeyes welcome the extra practice time that comes with bowl games.
- Quick, crisp practices are a priority for Gary Andersen in keeping his Badgers fresh. Also, touchdowns from both teams in the Capital One Bowl will be raising money for the organization Uplifting Athletes.
- Kirk Ferentz says that LSU has the look of many pro football teams in how quick, fast and physical the Tigers are.
- Two Georgia defensive backs are suspended for the bowl game and here are all the predictions for the Taxslayer.com Gator Bowl so far (it's split fairly evenly between Nebraska and Georgia).
- Nick Baumgardner looks at five serious questions the Wolverines will answer in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.
- On Monday, Syracuse beat Minnesota in the Rodeo Bowl, the Texas Bowl's kickoff event which featured the Orange and Gophers participating in low-key rodeo competitions.
- Though nothing is known for sure about Bill O'Brien at Penn State, some high-level coaches are having their people get in touch with Penn State.
- If you have time today and tomorrow and wish to see some of the best Big Ten matchups from this season, here's BTN's schedule for 10 games that will be re-aired.
- A Bleacher Report writer did a power ranking of all the Big Ten coaches based solely on their recruiting abilities.
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BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Washington State 45 Colorado State 48 Final 20 Fresno State 20 25 USC 45 Final Buffalo 24 San Diego State 49 Final Tulane 21 Louisiana-Lafayette 24
Final Pittsburgh 30 Bowling Green 27 Final Utah State 21 23 Northern Illinois 14
Final Marshall 31 Maryland 20 Final Syracuse 21 Minnesota 17 Final Brigham Young 16 Washington 31
Final Rutgers 16 Notre Dame 29 Final Cincinnati 17 North Carolina 39 Final Miami (FL) 9 18 Louisville 36 Final Michigan 14 Kansas State 31
Final Middle Tennessee 6 Navy 24 Final Ole Miss 25 Georgia Tech 17 Final 10 Oregon 30 Texas 7 Final 14 Arizona State 23 Texas Tech 37
Final Arizona 42 Boston College 19 Final Virginia Tech 12 17 UCLA 42 Final Rice 7 Mississippi State 44 Final 24 Duke 48 21 Texas A&M 52
Final Nebraska 24 22 Georgia 19 Final UNLV 14 North Texas 36 Final Iowa 14 16 LSU 21 Final 19 Wisconsin 24 9 South Carolina 34 Final 5 Stanford 20 4 Michigan State 24 Final 15 UCF 52 6 Baylor 42
Final 13 Oklahoma State 31 8 Missouri 41 Final 12 Clemson 40 7 Ohio State 35