Heart of Dallas Bowl, Purdue vs. Oklahoma State
Jan. 1, 12 p.m., ESPNU
TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl
Northwestern vs. Mississippi State
January 1, Noon, ESPN2
Parkway Central grad Brandon Sheperd gets his first taste of bowl action for the Cowboys against the Big Ten Boilermakers.
Capital One Bowl, Georgia vs. Nebraska
Jan. 1, 1 p.m., ABC
Who do you have in this battle of current and former Mizzou foes?
Outback Bowl, Michigan vs. South Carolina
Jan. 1, 1 p.m., ESPN
Former Ladue Horton Watkins product Jehu Chesson redshirted this season, but the extra month of practices should help the receiver get a head start on 2013.
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio, Stanford vs. Wisconsin
Jan. 1, 5 p.m., ESPN
Timberland grad Montee Ball looks to end his college career with a win for the Badgers.
Discover Orange Bowl, Florida State vs. Northern Illinois
Jan. 1, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
No Creve Coeur area talents in this game, but plenty of interest in Northern Illinois for folks from Mehlville-Oakville and St. Charles County.
Other January Games
Allstate Sugar Bowl, Florida vs. Louisville
Jan. 2, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Kansas State vs. Oregon
Jan. 3, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
AT&T Cotton Bowl, Oklahoma vs. Texas A&M
Jan. 4, 8 p.m., FOX
See former De Smet Jesuit standout Durron Neal in action as the Sooners take on Heisman winner Johnny Manziel.
BBVA Compass Bowl, Pittsburgh vs. Ole Miss
Jan. 5, 1 p.m., ESPN
BCS National Championship Game, Notre Dame vs. Alabama
Jan. 7, 8:30 p.m., ESPN