Bowl Projections: Ohio State remains in Jerry Palm's playoff

Bowl Projections: Ohio State remains in Jerry Palm's playoff

Ohio State remains in the projected four-team playoff field of Jerry Palm of And 10 Big Ten teams are in Palm’s bowl projections through four weeks.

Like last week, Palm has the Buckeyes seeded No. 3, playing No. 2 Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl. Palm has No. 1 Alabama taking on No. 4 Stanford in the Peach Bowl in the other playoff game.

For the third week in a row, Palm has 10 Big Ten teams in bowls. Only Northwestern, Purdue, Illinois and Rutgers are left out.

Here is where Palm has Big Ten teams slotted in the postseason:

Ohio State: Fiesta vs. Clemson
Wisconsin: Rose vs. UCLA
Michigan State: Orange vs. Louisville
Michigan: Outback vs. Ole Miss
Iowa: Music City vs. Arkansas
Minnesota: Foster Farms vs. USC
Nebraska: Pinstripe vs. Pitt
Penn State: Holiday vs. Utah
Indiana: Heart of Dallas vs. Western Kentucky
Maryland: Quick Lane vs. Boston College

View Palm’s full bowl projections.

Tom Dienhart, Senior Writer

About Tom Dienhart: senior writer Tom Dienhart is a veteran sports journalist who covers Big Ten football and men's basketball for and BTN TV. Find him on Twitter and Facebook, and send him questions to his weekly mailbag.


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