College GameDay crew picks B1G bowls, College Football Playoff games
The selections are in. The analysts on the College GameDay crew have made their picks for the biggest bowl weekend in college football.
On Friday and Saturday, there will be three B1G football games taking center stage as we close out the college football season. The premier matchup is No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl as part of the College Football Playoff semifinal round.
Also in action on Friday is No. 14 Northwestern, who will face Auburn in the Citrus Bowl. On Saturday, No. 11 Indiana will play Ole Miss in the Outback Bowl.
The picks are in. Here’s how the College GameDay crew sees these B1G games, and the College Football Playoff working out:
#14 Northwestern vs. Auburn — Citrus Bowl
Desmond Howard: Northwestern
Kirk Herbstreit: Northwestern
David Pollack: Northwestern
Lee Corso: Northwestern
#3 Ohio State vs. #2 Clemson — Sugar Bowl (College Football Playoff)
Desmond Howard: Clemson
David Pollack: Clemson
Lee Corso: Clemson
#4 Notre Dame vs. #1 Alabama — Rose Bowl (College Football Playoff)
Desmond Howard: Alabama
Kirk Herbstreit: Alabama
David Pollack: Alabama
Lee Corso: Alabama