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Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Updated: October 11, 5:10 PM ET
USC's loss is Cal's, Ohio State's gain in projections

What will the 2007 bowl season look like? After six weeks of games, ESPN The Magazine's Bruce Feldman and's Mark Schlabach have tweaked their postseason outlooks. In one scenario a former Top 10 team, Louisville, is not going bowling. In another a current unbeaten, UConn, will be home for the holidays.

2007-08 Bowl Projections
Bruce Feldman Mark Schlabach
Allstate BCS Championship Game
(BCS No. 1 vs. BCS No. 2)
Cal vs. LSU Ohio State vs. LSU
Allstate Sugar
(BCS vs. BCS)
Florida vs. South Florida Florida vs. Hawaii
FedEx Orange
(BCS vs. BCS)
Florida State vs.
Boston College vs.
South Florida
Tostitos Fiesta
(BCS vs. BCS)
West Virginia vs.
Oklahoma vs.
Rose Bowl presented by Citi
(BCS vs. BCS)
Ohio State vs. USC Illinois vs. California
(C-USA No. 2 vs. MAC)
UTEP vs. Central Michigan Central Florida vs.
Miami (Ohio)
(MAC No. 3 vs. Big East No. 4)
Miami (Ohio) vs. Rutgers Akron vs. Louisville
Capital One
(Big Ten No. 2 vs. SEC No. 2)
Illinois vs.
South Carolina
Michigan vs. Tennessee
(ACC No. 3 vs. Big 12 No. 4/
Notre Dame/Big East No. 2)
Clemson vs. Kansas Virginia Tech vs.
West Virginia
(Big Ten No. 3 vs. SEC No. 3/4)
Wisconsin vs. Tennessee Wisconsin vs. Kentucky
AT&T Cotton
(Big 12 No. 2 vs. SEC No. 3/4)
Texas vs. Alabama Missouri vs. Auburn
Roady's Humanitarian
(WAC vs. ACC No. 8)
Boise State vs.
Boise State vs.
(ACC No. 2 vs. SEC No. 5)
Virginia Tech vs. Georgia Florida State vs.
South Carolina
Valero Alamo
(Big Ten No. 4/5 vs. Big 12 No. 4/5)
Michigan vs. Kansas State Purdue vs. Texas A&M
Meineke Car Care
(Big East No. 3 vs.
ACC No. 5/6/7)
Cincinnati vs. Miami Cincinnati vs. Clemson
Champs Sports
(ACC No. 4 vs. Big Ten No. 4/5)
Boston College vs.
Penn State
Miami vs. Indiana
(Big 12 No. 6 vs. Big Ten No. 6)
Colorado vs. Indiana Kansas vs. Penn State
AutoZone Liberty
(C-USA No. 1 vs. SEC No. 7)
UCF vs. Kentucky UTEP vs. Arkansas
Brut Sun
(Pac-10 No. 3 vs. Big 12/Notre Dame/
Big East)
Oregon vs. Texas Tech Arizona State vs.
Texas Tech
Gaylord Hotels Music City
(ACC No. 5/6/7 vs. SEC No. 6)
Georgia Tech vs. Auburn Wake Forest vs. Georgia
(Big 12 No. 8 vs. C-USA)
Texas A&M vs. Houston Nebraska vs. Houston
Pacific Life Holiday
(Pac-10 No. 2 vs. Big 12 No. 3)
UCLA vs. Nebraska Oregon vs. Texas
PetroSun Independence
(SEC No. 8 vs. Big 12 No. 7)
Arkansas vs.
Oklahoma State
Alabama vs.
Emerald Bowl
(Pac-10 No. 4 vs. ACC No. 5/6/7)
Arizona State vs.
Wake Forest
UCLA vs. Maryland
Motor City
(Big Ten No. 7 vs. MAC No. 1/2)
Purdue vs.
Bowling Green
Michigan State vs.
Central Michigan
Sheraton Hawaii
(WAC vs. C-USA)
Hawaii vs. Tulsa Fresno State vs. Tulsa
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces
(Mountain West vs. Pac-10 No. 6)
Air Force vs. Washington Air Force vs.
Oklahoma State*
New Mexico
(WAC vs. Mountain West)
Fresno State vs. Wyoming San Jose State vs. TCU
(C-USA vs. Big East No. 5)
East Carolina vs. UConn East Carolina vs. Rutgers
R&L Carriers New Orleans
(Sun Belt No. 1 vs. C-USA)
Florida Atlantic vs. Southern Miss Troy vs. Southern Miss
Pioneer Las Vegas
(Pac-10 No. 4/5 vs.
Mountain West No. 1)
Oregon State vs. BYU Oregon State vs. BYU
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia
(Mountain West vs. Navy/At-large)
TCU vs. Navy Wyoming vs. Navy
* Pac-10 not projected to qualify enough teams for postseason