ESPN Releases New Bowl Projections Following Week 8
PASADENA, CA – JANUARY 01: A general view during the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)Week 8 of the college football season is in the books. It is time for updated bowl projections, and there are some major changes.Ohio State’s loss to Purdue leaves them outside the CFP looking in as of now. The Buckeyes have work to do if they want a shot to make the playoff.Coming off Saturday, ESPN has unveiled its latest bowl projections. As we said, there are changes from last week’s edition.Here are the bowl predictions after Week 8 from ESPN’s Kyle Bonagura and Mitch Sherman:CFB Playoff at the Orange BowlBonagura: Clemson vs. Notre Dame Sherman: Clemson vs. Notre DameCFB Playoff at the Cotton BowlBonagura: Alabama vs. Michigan Sherman: Alabama vs. MichiganTexas Bowl Bonagura: Texas A&M vs. Iowa State Sherman: Auburn vs. West VirginiaCamping World BowlBonagura: NC State vs. Texas Tech Sherman: NC State vs. Iowa StateAlamo BowlBonagura: Washington vs. West Virginia Sherman: Texas Tech vs. Washington StatePeach BowlBonagura: UCF vs. Florida Sherman: Georgia vs. IowaGator BowlBonagura: Auburn vs. Purdue Sherman: South Carolina vs. WisconsinFiesta BowlBonagura: Oklahoma vs. LSU Sherman: UCF vs. OklahomaRose BowlBonagura: Ohio State vs. Washington State Sherman: Ohio State vs. WashingtonOutback BowlBonagura: Missouri vs. Penn State Sherman: Kentucky vs. PurdueSugar BowlBonagura: Georgia vs. Texas Sherman: Texas vs. LSUCitrus BowlBonagura: Kentucky vs. Iowa Sherman: Florida vs. Penn StateYou can view their full bowl predictions here.