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Pac-12 South champion Utah to face Texas in Alamo Bowl

Dec 8, 2019, 9:05 PM
SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 06: Safety Jevon Holland #8 of the Oregon Ducks breaks up this p...
SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 06: Safety Jevon Holland #8 of the Oregon Ducks breaks up this pass to wide receiver Jaylen Dixon #25 of the Utah Utes during the first half of the Pac-12 Championship Game at Levi's Stadium on December 06, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

SAN ANTONIO (AP)- Pac-12 South champion Utah will travel to San Antonio to take on Texas in the Alamo Bowl.

The Utes were in contention for a spot in the College Football Playoff before Oregon blew them out 37-15 in the conference title game.

The Longhorns will look to cap a disappointing season with a win in their home state before what should be a Texas-friendly crowd.

Texas beat Oregon State 31-27 in the Alamo Bowl in 2012. Utah is 17-5 in bowl games and has won five of its last six postseason games.

 

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