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Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Updated: August 20, 2:45 PM ET
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What will the 2007 bowl season look like? Even though teams haven't played a game, ESPN.com's Ivan Maisel and Mark Schlabach give their opinion on what you might see this postseason.

2007-08 Bowl Projections
Bowl
(Matchup)
Ivan Maisel Mark Schlabach
Allstate BCS Championship Game
(BCS No. 1 vs. BCS No. 2)
USC vs. Oklahoma USC vs. LSU
Allstate Sugar
(BCS vs. BCS)
LSU vs. Louisville Florida vs. West Virginia
FedEx Orange
(BCS vs. BCS)
Virginia Tech vs. Florida Virginia Tech vs. Wisconsin
Tostitos Fiesta
(BCS vs. BCS)
Wisconsin vs. TCU Texas vs. Louisville
Rose Bowl presented by Citi
(BCS vs. BCS)
Michigan vs. Texas Michigan vs. Oklahoma
GMAC
(C-USA No. 2 vs. MAC)
Tulsa vs. Western Michigan Tulsa vs. Ball State
International
(MAC No. 3 vs. Big East No. 4)
Toledo vs. Pittsburgh Ohio vs. Pittsburgh
Capital One
(Big Ten No. 2 vs. SEC No. 2)
Penn State vs. Georgia Ohio State vs. Tennessee
Gator
(ACC No. 3 vs. Big 12 No. 4/
Notre Dame/Big East No. 2)
Florida State vs. Rutgers Florida State vs. Rutgers
Outback
(Big Ten No. 3 vs. SEC No. 3/4)
Ohio State vs. Auburn Penn State vs. Georgia
AT&T Cotton
(Big 12 No. 2 vs. SEC No. 3/4)
Oklahoma State vs. Arkansas Texas A&M vs. Arkansas
Roady's Humanitarian
(WAC vs. ACC No. 8)
Boise State vs.
Wake Forest
Boise State vs.
Wake Forest
Chick-fil-A
(ACC No. 2 vs. SEC No. 5)
Maryland vs. Kentucky Georgia Tech vs.
South Carolina
Valero Alamo
(Big Ten No. 4/5 vs. Big 12 No. 4/5)
Purdue vs. Missouri Purdue vs. Missouri
Meineke Car Care
(Big East No. 3/Navy vs.
ACC No. 5/6/7)
West Virginia vs. Clemson South Florida vs. Clemson
Champs Sports
(ACC No. 4 vs. Big Ten No. 4/5)
Miami vs. Iowa Boston College vs. Iowa
Insight
(Big 12 No. 6 vs. Big Ten No. 6)
Texas A&M vs. Northwestern Oklahoma State vs. Indiana
AutoZone Liberty
(C-USA No. 1 vs. SEC No. 7)
Southern Mississippi vs. Alabama Southern Mississippi vs. Alabama
Brut Sun
(Pac-10 No. 3 vs. Big 12/Notre Dame/
Big East)
Cal vs. Notre Dame Washington State vs.
Notre Dame
Gaylords Hotels Music City
(ACC No. 5/6/7 vs. SEC No. 6)
Georgia Tech vs. Tennessee Miami vs. Auburn
Texas
(Big 12 No. 8 vs. C-USA)
Kansas State vs. Houston Texas Tech vs. UCF
Pacific Life Holiday
(Pac-10 No. 2 vs. Big 12 No. 3)
Oregon vs. Nebraska California vs. Nebraska
PetroSun Independence
(SEC No. 8 vs. Big 12 No. 7)
South Carolina vs.
Texas Tech
Kentucky vs. Kansas State
Emerald Bowl
(Pac-10 No. 4 vs. ACC No. 5/6/7)
Arizona State vs. NC State Oregon vs. Maryland
Motor City
(Big Ten No. 7 vs. MAC No. 1/2)
Michigan State vs.
Miami (Ohio)
Minnesota vs.
Central Michigan
Sheraton Hawaii
(WAC vs. C-USA)
Hawaii vs. UTEP Hawaii vs. Houston
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces
(Mountain West vs. Pac-10 No. 6)
Wyoming vs. Washington BYU vs. Oregon State
New Mexico
(WAC vs. Mountain West)
New Mexico vs. Fresno State Nevada vs. Wyoming
Papajohns.com
(C-USA vs. Big East No. 5)
Memphis vs. South Florida Marshall vs. Cincinnati
R&L Carriers New Orleans
(Sun Belt No. 1 vs. C-USA)
Troy vs. Central Florida Troy vs. East Carolina
Pioneer Las Vegas
(Pac-10 No. 4/5 vs.
Mountain West No. 1)
UCLA vs. BYU UCLA vs. TCU
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia
(Mountain West vs. Navy/At-large)
Utah vs. Navy Utah vs. Navy