LSU bowl projections: Tigers tumbling out of New Year’s Six
Three weeks ago, LSU was projected to play in a New Year’s Six bowl game at worst. Now, it’s fighting to earn a bid to the Outback Bowl.
LSU’s latest slew of bowl projections are out, and they aren’t very pretty. The Tigers have lost three consecutive games to SEC West foes, and these projections reflect the turmoil surrounding the program.
Here are LSU’s latest bowl projections:
ESPN (Brett McMurphy): Belk Bowl (Charlotte, N.C.) vs. NC State
ESPN (Mark Schlabach): AutoZone Liberty Bowl (Memphis, Tenn.) vs. Texas Tech
CBS Sports (Jerry Palm): Outback Bowl (Tampa, Fla.) vs. Northwestern
SB Nation (Jason Kirk): TaxSlayer Bowl (Jacksonville, Fla.) vs. Penn State
Sporting News (Bill Bender): AutoZone Liberty Bowl vs. West Virginia
College Football News (Pete Fiutak): Independence Bowl (Shreveport, La.) vs. Louisville
College Football Madness: TaxSlayer Bowl vs. Penn State
Saturday Down South (Brad Crawford): Citrus Bowl (Orlando, Fla.) vs. Michigan