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Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)

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There are 10 bowl games left out of the 40 in total left to be played this season, which are either in the state of Texas or involve Texans. The DFW Metroplex features five of these football games this season by itself! Texas Monthly provided a good run-down of the upcoming matchups, many of which are listed below. Based on that synopsis, the following is a guide to the action involving the Lone Star State.

1. Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, December 23

Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)

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This used to be known as the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl and has been played 14 times, with Texas teams representing in 50 percent of the games. Being played at the Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, this matchup sees Army vs. San Diego State.

2. Birmingham Bowl, December 23

Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)

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Texas Tech vs. USF is another good one, taking place at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. The matchup sees the star quarterback from South Florida (Quinton Flowers) up against the TT defensive coordinator (David Gibbs).

3. Hawaii Bowl, December 24

Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)

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Featuring Fresno State against the University of Houston, this matchup is being held at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. Get your junk food lined up and mark your space on the couch – this is going to be a good one.

4. Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl, December 26

Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)

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Located in Dallas, the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl is played at the Cotton Bowl and provides thousands of donated tickets to first responders. This matchup will feature Utah vs. West Virginia.

5. Academy Sports & Outdoors Texas Bowl, December 27

Bowl Games: You Could be Here (All Things Texas-Related This Season)
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