Swofford Pushing For Eight-Team Playoff Top FBS Coach Salaries Doubled Since '06 Arizona State To Add D-I Men's Ice Hockey Clemson Wants Student Input On Athletics Fees UNC-Charlotte Football Attendance Decreasing FSU, Ole Miss To Open '16 At Citrus Bowl Positive Response To Vols' Name Change Schlissel Criticizes UM's Academic Performance Clemson Could Implement Student Tax Notre Dame Football Uses Social Media For Recruiting
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWLS MANEUVER FOR CONFERENCE AFFILIATIONS
Published October 21, 1994
GATOR BOWL: The Outback Steakhouse Gator Bowl is close to a deal involving the ACC and the Big East. The two scenarios: The runners-up from the ACC and the Big East; or the SEC's third place team against either the ACC or Big East runner-up (ST. PETERSBURG TIMES, 10/21). COTTON BOWL: The Mobil Cotton Bowl appears to be the front- runner to host the Big 12's No. 2team, but possible opponents remain undecided. The Big 12 is also considering the Outback Steakhouse Gator, Thrifty Car Rental Holiday and Builders Square Alamo bowls (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 10/19). BOWL COALITION: Big East Commissioner Mike Tranghese has demanded that representatives from Auburn, Washington and Texas A & M -- all on probation -- be removed from the coalition poll, which votes to determine bowl matchups (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 10/18).