It's that time of the year where we head to the alleys and look to knock down anything in our path. No, we're not talking street gangs or the PBA. It's the last leg of the 2009 College Football season and with it the last chance to stuff the stockings for the holidays. With that, let spin through the college football games on tap this week. From the Playbook College Bowl Stat Report, here are some of the good, bad and ugly stats and trends. All records are ATS unless noted otherwise. We'll be back next Thursday with Round Two.
NEW MEXICO BOWL Wyoming: bowlers with 6-6 records are 20-10. 3-13 vs opponents with winning record Fresno State 3-2 ATS and In The Stats vs bowlers this season: double-digit WAC bowlers are 1-4
ST. PETERSBURG BOWL Central Florida: CUSA bowlers 11-2 vs opponent off SU and ATS loss 2-11 vs Big East opponents Rutgers: 18-7-1 off win vs opponent of win with Schiano. 1-4 SU and In The Stats vs fellow bowlers this season
NEW ORLEANS BOWL Middle Tennessee State: 3-0 SU and ATS vs CUSA opponents 0-2 SU, ATS and In The Stats vs bowlers this season Southern Mississippi: 5-1 bowl games vs opponent off BB SU and ATS wins 1-3 In The Stats vs bowlers this season
LAS VEGAS BOWL BYU: 9-4-1 dog or fav 4 or less points vs Pac 10 opponent's win-loss percentage .465 this season Oregon State: 5-0 SU and 4-1 ATS in bowl games L5Y PAC 10 bowl favorites 3-15 vs opponent of loss or win of 3 or less points
POINSETTIA BOWL Utah: 7-0 SU and 6-1 ATS bowl games L9Y 1-4 vs fellow bowlers this season California: PAC 10 bowlers 10-2 SU and ATS L2Y 0-3 bowl favorite vs opponent off loss
HAWAII BOWL SMU: Jones 48-14 SU vs opponent off loss 1-4 SU and In The Stats vs fellow bowlers this season Nevada: 5-1 w/rest vs sub .666 opp with Ault DD WAC bowl favorites 1-4