Games This Week

POINSETTIA BOWL Wed. 7 p.m. at San Diego, CA. (ESPN)—TCU (10-2) over Louisiana Tech (8-4).

MAACO BOWL Thurs. 7 p.m. at Las Vegas, NV. (ESPN)—Boise State (11-1) over Arizona State (8-4).

HAWAII BOWL Sat. 7 p.m. at Honolulu, HI. (ESPN)—Southern Miss (11-2) over Nevada (8-4).

INDEPENDENCE BOWL Mon. 4 p.m. at Shreveport, LA. (ESPN2)—Missouri (7-5) over North Carolina (7-5).

LITTLE CAESARS BOWL Tues. 3:30 p.m. at Detroit, MI. (ESPN)—Purdue (6-6) over Western Michigan (6-6).

BELK BOWL Tues. 7 p.m. at Charlotte, N.C. (ESPN)—North Carolina State (7-5) over Louisville (7-5).

PRO PICKS—Houston over Indianapolis (Thurs.), Kansas City over Oakland, Pittsburgh over St. Louis, Carolina over Tampa Bay, Baltimore over Cleveland, NY Jets over NY Giants, San Diego over Detroit, Dallas over Philadelphia, Tennessee over Jacksonville, Denver over Buffalo, Washington over Minnesota, New England over Miami, Arizona over Cincinnati, Seattle over San Francisco (all Sat.), Green Bay over Chicago (Sunday Night), New Orleans over Atlanta (Monday Night).