staff, staff, January 2, 2012

It was a tough day for the Big Ten in bowl games Monday, as Michigan State's triple OT win over Georgia (recap | Dienhart) marked the conference's lone victory. In other action, Wisconsin lost to Oregon in the Rose Bowl's highest-scoring game ever (recap | Dienhart), Penn State was no match for Houston (recap | Dienhart) Nebraska lost to South Carolina (recap | Dienhart), and Ohio State fell to Florida (recap | Dienhart).

Tonight, it's Michigan and Virginia Tech in the Sugar Bowl. Read Tom Dienhart's preview. Also, relive all the bowl action and interviews with our football video archive and catch up on all the games thus far on our 2011-12 bowl schedule. And don't forget about these bowl photo galleries.