Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little died on New Year’s Day. He was 78.
Kentucky held on for its third straight postseason victory of the Mark Stoops era topping N.C. State 23-21 in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl.
After two losses to the Tigers, the Buckeyes prevailed Friday in the Sugar Bowl 49-28 to set up a showdown with Alabama in the national championship game on Jan. 11.
Mac Jones finished Alabama’s (12–0) 31–14 victory over the Fighting Irish (10–2) with 303 yards and four touchdowns, tossing just five incompletions on his 31 pass attempts.