So much has happened since we blogged about Kansas State’s bowl possibilities last week that the Dallas Football Classic is now the TicketCity Bowl.
Personally, I’m torn on the name change. The old name was sponsor free, which is always a plus. But it wasn’t even technically a bowl. And how could it be a Classic if its first game is yet to be played?
There are many other big changes to discuss. Mainly that K-State became bowl eligible by pounding Texas last week. With Colorado and North Texas (two teams suffering through seasons so bad that they have already fired their coaches) remaining on the schedule, most are projecting the Wildcats to finish 8-4.
In their weekly bowl projections, Sports Illustrated, Rivals and ESPN think K-State is headed to the Holiday Bowl. But another expert believes K-State is on its way to the Pinstripe Bowl.
But with three games remaining, there are plenty of possibilities out there. (more…)