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Pac-12 bowl projections: Oregon turns Orange?

Nov 11, 2013

As we head into week 12 of the 2013 season, it's time to dive into postseason chatter. Here's an overview of where different media outlets are projecting Pac-12 teams will go once bowl season rolls around. As you'll see, there's general agreement at the top with Stanford and Oregon, but more discord when it comes to filling out the entire postseason picture. As a reminder, here is 2013 bowl selection order for the Pac-12:

1. Rose Bowl
2. Other BCS Bowls
3. Alamo Bowl
4. Holiday Bowl
5. Sun Bowl
6. Las Vegas Bowl
7. Fight Hunger Bowl
8. New Mexico Bowl

[Related: Pac-12 Football Championship Game tie-breaker scenarios, updated standings]


Stanford (8-1, 6-1)
ESPN: Rose Bowl (versus Ohio State)
Sports IllustratedRose Bowl (versus Ohio State)
CBSSports.comRose Bowl (versus Ohio State) Rose Bowl (versus Ohio State)


Oregon (8-1, 5-1)
ESPN: Orange Bowl (versus Clemson)
Sports Illustrated: Orange Bowl (versus Clemson) Orange Bowl (versus Clemson) Sugar Bowl (versus Missouri)

Oregon State

Oregon State (6-3, 4-2)
ESPN: Las Vegas Bowl (versus Boise State)
Sports Illustrated: New Mexico Bowl (versus UNLV) New Mexico Bowl (versus San Jose State) Poinsettia Bowl (versus San Jose State)


Washington (6-3, 3-3)
ESPN: Fight Hunger Bowl (versus BYU)
Sports Illustrated: Sun Bowl (versus Duke) Sun Bowl (versus North Carolina) Fight Hunger Bowl (versus BYU)

Arizona State

Arizona State (7-2, 5-1)
ESPN: Alamo Bowl (versus Texas)
Sports Illustrated: Holiday Bowl (versus Texas Tech) Holiday Bowl (versus Texas) Alamo Bowl (versus Texas)


UCLA (7-2, 4-2)
ESPN: Sun Bowl (versus Duke)
Sports Illustrated: Alamo Bowl (versus Oklahoma State) Alamo Bowl (versus Oklahoma) Holiday Bowl (versus Kansas State)


USC (7-3, 4-2)
ESPN: Holiday Bowl (versus Kansas State)
Sports Illustrated: Las Vegas Bowl (versus Boise State) Fight Hunger Bowl (versus BYU) Sun Bowl (versus Duke)


Arizona (6-3, 3-3)
ESPN: New Mexico Bowl (versus Colorado State)
Sports Illustrated: Fight Hunger Bowl (versus BYU) Las Vegas Bowl (versus Utah State) New Mexico Bowl (versus Colorado State)


Utah (4-5, 1-5)
ESPN: AdvoCare V100 (versus North Carolina) Las Vegas Bowl (versus Boise State)


David Lombardi covers Pac-12 Football. You can find him on Twitter @DavidMLombardi.