We knew this day would come—the day the Cheez would rise up once again.
- Military Bowl: The North Carolina Mack Browns vs. the Temple Owls
- Pinstripe Bowl: The Michigan State Spartans vs. the Wake Forest Demon Deacons
- Texas Bowl: The Texas A&M Aggies vs. the Oklahoma State Cowboys
- Holiday Bowl: The USC Trojans vs. the Iowa Hawkeyes
- Cheez-It Bowl: The Washington State Cougars vs. the Air Force Falcons