Oregon, Texas Tech Nab Bowl Games


Published on December 31 2013 6:23 am
Last Updated on December 31 2013 7:30 am
Written by Millie Lange

#10 Oregon Blows Away Texas In Alamo Bowl

(San Antonio, TX) -- Marcus Mariota stole the show as tenth-ranked Oregon blew out Texas 30-7 in the Alamo Bowl from San Antonio. Mariota threw for 253 yards and a touchdown while rushing for 134 yards on 15 carries. Josh Huff had five catches for 104 yards and a TD while the Ducks defense got touchdowns on interception returns from Avery Patterson and Derrick Malone. Oregon finished the year at 11-2. Case McCoy threw for just 48 yards with the two pick-sixes.  Malcom Brown ran for 130 yards for the Longhorns, who sent head coach Mack Brown out a loser in his final game at the helm. Texas ends the year at 8-5.

Webb Powers Texas Tech Past ASU In Holiday Bowl

(San Diego, CA) -- Davis Webb threw for 403 yards and four touchdowns to lead Texas Tech in a 37-23 win over 14th-ranked Arizona State in the Holiday Bowl from Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. Jace Amaro had eight catches for 112 yards while Jakeem Grant caught six balls for 89 yards and two TDs. Reginald Davis also had a 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown as the Red Raiders ended a five-game losing streak to end the year at 8-5. ASU's Taylor Kelly was held to 125 yards passing with an interception, but did run for 135 yards and a score. D.J. Foster added 132 yards rushing with a touchdown but the Sun Devils fell to 10-4 with the loss.

Mizzou Gearing Up For Cotton Bowl

(Arlington, TX) -- Missouri continues to prepare for Friday night's Cotton Bowl matchup with Oklahoma State. The game is at AT&T Stadium, home to the NFL's Cowboys. The eighth-ranked Tigers went 11-and-2 during the regular season, including 7-1 in the SEC. The 13th-ranked Cowboys are 10-2 overall, including 7-2 in the Big 12.

Monday, December 30 Scoreboard

NCAA Football (BCS Rankings)

Navy Midshipmen 24, Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 6
(Armed Forces Bowl at Fort Worth, TX)

Ole Miss Rebels 25, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 17
(Music City Bowl at Nashville, TN)

#10 Oregon Ducks 30, Texas Longhorns 7
(Alamo Bowl at San Antonio, TX)

Texas Tech Red Raiders 37, #14 Arizona State Sun Devils 23
(Holiday Bowl at San Diego, CA)

Tuesday, December 31 Schedule (All Times Central)

NCAA Football (BCS Rankings)

11:30 a.m. - Arizona Wildcats vs. Boston College Eagles
(AdvoCare V100 Bowl at Shreveport, LA)

1:00 p.m. - #17 UCLA Bruins vs. Virginia Tech Hokies
(Sun Bowl at El Paso, TX)

3:00 p.m. - Rice Owls vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs
(Liberty Bowl at Memphis, TN)

7:00 p.m. - #21 Texas A&M Aggies vs. #24 Duke Blue Devils
(Chick-fil-A Bowl at Atlanta, GA)