Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Projecting the New Year's Six for Nov. 3

By: Geno Green
Twitter: @TheGenoGreen

Welcome to a new season of CSO’s New Year’s Six projections. With all of the uncertainty looming with COVID-19, bowl tie-ins are subject to change this season. Here are the current tie-ins for the New Year’s Six:
Rose Bowl- CFP national semifinal
Sugar Bowl- CFP national semifinal
Cotton Bowl- At-Large vs At-Large
Peach Bowl- At-Large vs At-Large
Fiesta Bowl- At-Large vs At-Large
Orange Bowl- ACC vs Big Ten or SEC
Here are our first bowl projections of the season using the CSO mock CFP top 25 rankings:

Sugar Bowl:

4) Notre Dame vs 1) Clemson

Rose Bowl:

3) Ohio State vs 2) Alabama

Cotton Bowl:

8) Texas A&M vs 6) Cincinnati

Peach Bowl: 

13) Oklahoma State vs 5) Georgia

Fiesta Bowl:

17) Oregon vs 9) Florida

Orange Bowl: 

12) Miami (FL) vs 11) Indiana