Joe Kazmar – For The Record

Bowl Games This Week

Poinsettia Bowl 3:30 p.m. Today in San Diego, CA (ESPN)—Boise State (8-4) over Northern Illinois (8-4). 7 p.m. Today in Mobile, Ala. (ESPN)—Bowling Green (10-3) over Georgia Southern (8-3).

Bahamas Bowl 11 a.m. Thurs. in Nassau, Bahamas (ESPN)—Western Michigan (7-5) over Middle Tennessee State (7-5).

Hawaii Bowl 7 p.m. Thurs. in Honolulu (ESPN)—San Diego State (10-3) over Cincinnati (7-5).

St. Petersburg Bowl 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Petersburg, FL. (ESPN) — Marshall (9-3) over Connecticut (6-6).

Sun Bowl 1 p.m. Sat. in El Paso (CBS)—Washington State (8-4) over Miami (8-4).

Heart of Dallas Bowl 3:20 p.m. Sat. in Dallas (ESPN)—Washington (6-6) over Southern Mississippi (9-4).

Independence Bowl 4:45 p.m. Sat. in Shreveport, LA. (ESPN)—Virginia Tech (6-6) over Tulsa (6-6).

Pinstripe Bowl 2:30 p.m. Sat in New York (ABC)—Duke (7-5) over Indiana (6-6).

Foster Farm Bowl 8:15 p.m. Sat. in Santa Clara, CA. (ESPN)—UCLA (8-4) over Nebraska (5-7).

Military Bowl 1:30 p.m. Mon. in Annapolis, MD. (ESPN)— Navy (9-2) over Pittsburgh (8-4).

Quick Lane Bowl 4 p.m. Mon. in Detroit (ESPN2)—Minnesota (5-7) over Central Michigan (7-5).

Armed Forces Bowl 1 p.m. Tues. in Fort Worth, TX (ESPN)—California (7-5) over Air Force (8-5).

Russell Athletic Bowl 4:30 p.m. Tues. in Orlando, FL. (ESPN)—North Carolina (11-2) over Baylor (9-3).

Arizona Bowl 6:30 p.m. Tues. in Tucson, AZ. (ASN) –Colorado State (7-5) over Nevada (6-6).

Texas Bowl 8 p.m. Tues. in NRG Stadium in Houston, TX. (ESPN)—LSU (8-3) over Texas Tech (7-5).

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