Jan 10, 2013
Best and worst of Big Ten bowl season
As we continue to put a bow on the Big Ten's bowl season, here are some superlatives from the league's seven postseason contests: Best game: I picked the Outback Bowl as my favorite matchup before the postseason began, and Michigan and South Carolina showed why.
VIDEO: 3-year-old analyzes blown call in Outback Bowl
If you were watching the Outback Bowl on Tuesday, you are probably talking about Jadeveon Clowney's big hit that has ESPN and bloggers gushing at the moment, but odds are you are also talking about one of the game's other big moments.
Andy Staples: Jadeveon Clowney's monster hit sparks South Carolina's Outback Bowl victory
After Michigan's Floyd Simmons gained not-quite-four yards on a fourth-and-four play in the fourth quarter of the Outback Bowl, South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier watched as referee Jeff Maconaghy awarded a first down in spite of the fact that the nose of the ball didn't reach the first-down marker .
University of South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney - who finished sixth in the 2012 Heisman Trophy voting - said he was going to start his 2013 campaign at this year's Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida.