Week 11 bowl projections: Are the Cougars Frisco bound? Longhorns-Aggies on collision course

Week 11 bowl projections: Are the Cougars Frisco bound? Longhorns-Aggies on collision course

With less than three weeks until college football’s bowl announcements, the University of Houston is being mentioned for a handful of destinations.

The most popular, according to several national media outlets, is the Frisco Bowl in suburban Dallas. Other possibilities include Birmingham, Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla, Boca Raton and Hawaii.

Some of the highlights:

– 4 of the 7 projections have Houston playing in the Frisco Bowl.

– 4 of the 7 have Tom Herman and the Longhorns playing in the Texas Bowl at NRG Stadium.

– 3 of the 7 have Texas A&M playing in the Music City Bowl.

– 2 of the 7 have TCU playing Southern Cal in the Fiesta Bowl.

– All 7 have Central Florida winning the American Athletic Conference and playing in a New Year’s Six Bowl.

Each week, the Houston Chronicle is compiling bowl projections for UH, the American Athletic Conference, other Texas schools and the Texas Bowl at NRG Stadium.

Here are projections from seven national media outlets through Week 11.

David M. Hale: Houston vs. UCLA in Birmingham Bowl
Kyle Bonagura: Houston vs. UAB in Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl

Frisco: Houston vs. Ohio
Peach: UCF vs. Auburn
Fiesta: TCU vs. USC
Texas: West Virginia vs. Utah
Liberty: Texas vs. Kentucky
Belk: Texas A&M vs. Wake Forest
Hawaii: SMU vs. Colorado State
Birmingham: Memphis vs. UAB
Military: Navy vs. Virginia
St. Petersburg: USF vs. FAU
New Mexico: North Texas vs. San Diego State

Frisco: Houston vs. Middle Tennessee
each: UCF vs. Ohio State
Texas: Texas vs. California
Music City: Texas A&M vs. Iowa
Alamo: TCU vs. Washington State
Heart of Dallas: Texas Tech vs. North Texas
Hawaii: SMU vs. Fresno State
Birmingham: Memphis vs. Boston College
Military: Navy vs. Virginia
Cure: USF vs. Appalachian State
Boca Raton: Temple vs. FIU
New Mexico: UTSA vs. San Diego State

Boca Raton: Houston vs. Marshall
Peach: UCF vs. Georgia
Texas: Texas vs. Texas A&M
Alamo: TCU vs. Washington
Frisco: SMU vs. Utah State
Heart of Dallas: North Texas vs. Kansas State
Hawaii: Memphis vs. San Diego State
Birmingham: Temple vs. UAB
Military: Navy vs. Virginia
Armed Forces: UTSA vs. Army
Gasparilla: USF vs. FIU

Hawaii: Houston vs. San Diego State
Peach: UCF vs. Auburn
Fiesta: TCU vs. USC
Texas: Iowa State vs. Washington State
Outback: Texas A&M vs. Penn State
Liberty: Texas vs. Kentucky
Heart of Dallas: Texas Tech vs. North Texas
Frisco: SMU vs. Toledo
Gasparilla: USF vs. FIU
Birmingham: Memphis vs. UAB
Military: Navy vs. Georgia Tech
Boca Raton: Temple vs. Marshall
New Mexico: UTSA vs. Utah State

Frisco: Houston vs. Middle Tennessee
Peach: UCF vs. Penn State
Texas: Texas vs. Mississippi State
Music City: Texas A&M vs. Indiana
Alamo: TCU vs. Washington
Birmingham: Memphis vs. Georgia State
Military: Navy vs. Georgia Tech
St. Petersburg: SMU vs. UAB
Boca Raton: USF vs. FAU
Armed Forces: UTSA vs. Army
New Mexico: North Texas vs. Colorado State

Frisco: Houston vs. Appalachian State
Fiesta: UCF vs. USC
Texas: West Virginia vs. South Carolina
Camping World: TCU vs. Virginia Tech
Music City: Texas A&M vs. Georgia Tech
Cactus: Texas vs. California
Hawaii: SMU vs. Fresno State
Heart of Dallas: Texas Tech vs. Utah State
Armed Forces: North Texas vs. Army
Birmingham: Memphis vs. Oregon
Boca Raton: Temple vs. UAB
Gasparilla: USF vs. FAU
Military: Navy vs. Boston College

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