Following an exciting Week 1 of college football action, experts around the country are updating their bowl projections.

This week, ESPN’s Kyle Bonagura and Mark Schlabach updated their postseason picks, and they included 9 Big Ten squads to go bowling.

As you can see below, they both have Ohio State making the College Football Playoff and Michigan heading to the Rose Bowl. Here’s a look at their B1G bowl projections:


  • Bonagura: Quick Lane Bowl vs. Toledo
  • Schlabach: Quick Lane Bowl vs. Northern Illinois


  • Bonagura: Guaranteed Rate Bowl vs. Texas Tech
  • Schlabach: Duke’s Mayo Bowl vs. Syracuse


  • Bonagura: Rose Bowl vs. USC
  • Schlabach: Rose Bowl vs. USC

Michigan State

  • Bonagura: ReliaQuest Bowl vs. LSU
  • Schlabach: Citrus Bowl vs. Tennessee


  • Bonagura: Pinstripe Bowl vs. Syracuse
  • Schlabach: Pinstripe Bowl vs. Pitt

Ohio State

  • Bonagura: Fiesta Bowl (CFP) vs. Georgia
  • Schlabach: Fiesta Bowl (CFP) vs. Georgia

Penn State

  • Bonagura: Music City Bowl vs. Tennessee
  • Schlabach: Music City Bowl vs. Florida


  • Bonagura: Duke’s Mayo Bowl vs. NC State
  • Schlabach: Guaranteed Rate Bowl vs. TCU


  • Bonagura: Citrus Bowl vs. Florida
  • Schlabach: ReliaQuest Bowl vs. Kentucky