Here’s Which Bowl Experts Think Texas Football Will Play In

first_imgA general view of Texas Longhorns fans during a game.AUSTIN, TX – SEPTEMBER 22: A general view taken during the game between the Texas Longhorns and the Rice Owls on September 22, 2007 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas. Texas won 58-14. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)The Texas football program has struggled a bit in recent years. But at 6-2 this year, 2018 looks like a year where the Longhorns can finally return to the upper-tier of college football.Unfortunately, bowl experts don’t seem to share that view. Despite beating Oklahoma and controlling their own destiny in the Big 12 title picture, the Longhorns’ losses to Oklahoma State and Maryland stick out like a sore thumb.According to KVUE writer Mike Barnes, most bowl experts expect that Texas will play in the Alamo Bowl.Lots of Bowl projections today have Texas vs either Washington or Utah in the Alamo Bowl.— Mike Barnes (@MikeB_KVUE) October 28, 2018Sports Illustrated projects Texas to play Utah, while CBS and ESPN both project the Longhorns to play against Washington.Only College Football News has Texas in a New Year’s Six bowl game – the Sugar Bowl.Texas has a history with the Alamo Bowl. In the 25-year history of the bowl game, the Longhorns have appeared in the game three times. Their record in the Alamo Bowl is 2-1.Last year, Texas defeated Missouri 33-16 in the Texas Bowl to finish 7-6, its first winning season since 2013.[KVUE]last_img read more