Rose Bowl Game - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Rose Bowl Game USC, 'Bama and Clemson star on AP's All-Bowl Team The college football bowl season featured so many thrilling individual performances that even a few 200-yard rushers failed to make the Associated Press 2016 All-Bowl Team. Ahead of next week's College Football Playoff championship, here are the picks for best performances of this year's college football bowl season. OFFENSE Quarterback... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 19:06:00 GMT 2017-01-04T19:06:00Z USC hits FG at gun, beats Penn State 52-49 in epic Rose Bowl PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — After 98 combined points and 1,040 yards of spectacular offensive play, the highest-scoring Rose Bowl in history rested on the left foot of a Southern California kicker who had already missed two field goals. Matt Boermeester somehow blocked out the cacophonous tension in the chilly air. He focused only on securing a perfect ending... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 04:03:00 GMT 2017-01-03T04:03:00Z Strong finish: No. 5 Penn St, No. 9 USC roll into Rose Bowl PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The matchup in the 103rd Rose Bowl would have seemed preposterous in late September. That was right before No. 5 Penn State (11-2) won nine straight games and No. 9 Southern California (9-3) won eight in a row, propelling these traditional powers out of the depths of disappointing starts and all the way back to the Granddaddy of Them All. ... Sun, 01 Jan 2017 21:47:00 GMT 2017-01-01T21:47:00Z Washington's rise came after 25 years of turmoil SEATTLE (AP) — Twenty-five years ago, Washington stood on top of college football as co-national champions in the midst of a three-year run as Pac-10 Conference champions. What happened in the 2½ decades since that 1991 season for Washington was a roller coaster of momentary highs and pitiful lows, providing a cautionary tale of how quickly the foundation for being on top ca... Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:30:00 GMT 2016-12-30T11:30:00Z Police, other agencies ramp up security for Rose Parade PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Acknowledging they have learned valuable lessons from this year's terrorist attack in Brussels, authorities said Wednesday they are tightening security at the 128th annual Rose Parade with sturdier barricades and more checkpoints to control cars, as well as numerous other measures, including some they aren't disclosing. More than 1... Thu, 29 Dec 2016 00:28:00 GMT 2016-12-29T00:28:00Z No conference title? No problem. It's happened before Ohio State didn't win the Big Ten, but the Buckeyes will play for a much bigger prize. Their national title hopes are still very much intact. That's rare, but not unprecedented. Ranked second by the AP and third by the playoff committee, the Buckeyes will take on Clemson in a national semifinal . Ohio State is the first team in the playoff's three-year history to be included... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:16:00 GMT 2016-12-05T05:16:00Z Southern California meets Penn State in 103rd Rose Bowl PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Southern California and Penn State followed two difficult paths to reach a remarkable reunion eight years later in the Rose Bowl. The Trojans will face the Big Ten champions on Jan. 2 in the 103rd edition of the Granddaddy of Them All. The rematch of the 2009 game showcases two venerable football programs that have emerged from bad times since their l... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:31:00 GMT 2016-12-05T00:31:00Z The Latest: Stanford and North Carolina in Sun Bowl NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the College Football Playoff and bowl selection (all times local): 6:20 p.m. SUN BOWL: Stanford, with the Pac-12's longest active bowl streak, will play North Carolina in the Sun Bowl on Dec. 30. The 16th-ranked Cardinal (9-3) are playing in their eighth consecutive b... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:23:00 GMT 2016-12-04T23:23:00Z AP COLLEGE FOOTBALL PICKS: Championship weekend spoilers The trophies could be the only prizes for the winners in several games during championship weekend. This is not the NCAA basketball tournament. Those titles don't automatically come with playoff spots, and in some cases, the wrong winner could ruin things for a conference. No more so than the Atlantic Coast Conference, where No. 19 Virg... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:03:00 GMT 2016-11-30T22:03:00Z RIVALRY WEEK: Title game berths on line in Pac-12 Two down, four to go. Stanford and USC have secured victories in rivalry games this season, but there are four left in the Pac-12 with both berths in the league championship game still on the line. Colorado controls its own destiny when it hosts Utah on Saturday. With a win, the Buffaloes claim the Pac-12 South Division outright. If Colorado loses, it drops into a tie in the... Tue, 22 Nov 2016 22:39:00 GMT 2016-11-22T22:39:00Z