The Quick Lane Bowl will be the first bowl game this season in which a Big Ten team will be participating.
Minnesota is playing Georgia Tech on Dec. 26 in Detroit, Mich. The game will begin at 5:15 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN.
The Golden Gophers went 6-6 in 2018 and 3-6 in Big Ten play. The team won its first three games of the season, but then lost its next four. Minnesota was 5-6 going into the final week of the season, but then defeated Wisconsin 37-15 in a rivalry game to become bowl eligible.
Georgia Tech finished the season at 7-5 and 5-3 in ACC play. The Yellow Jackets started 1-3, but then finished 2018 by going 6-2.
Ahead of the game, Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck spoke with the media at the Quick Lane Bowl press conference. You can find the entire audio and quotes from the presser here.