If you cannot get enough of New Year’s Six games between a pair of undeserving teams, the Fiesta Bowl should be exactly what you’re looking for. The Oregon Ducks will take on the Iowa State Cyclones on Saturday, Jan. 2 in a stand-alone game the whole country can see. The game will kick off at 4 p.m. ET in Glendale, Arizona and can be seen on ESPN and the WatchESPN app. This game also comes with the best gift swag for the players of any bowl matchup.
Odds courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.
Oregon vs. Iowa State
Point spread: Iowa State opened at -4, currently -4.5
Point total: Opened at 56.5, currently 57.5
How they got here
Oregon finished its regular season with a 3-2 record and didn’t even win its own division. The Ducks stepped in for Washington in the Pac-12 title game because the Huskies were going through a coronavirus outbreak. Oregon beat USC in the conference championship game to earn this slot.
As for Iowa State, the Cyclones lost three games this season including a 17-point home loss to Louisiana to begin the year. Iowa State finished 8-3 overall this season and fell short against Oklahoma 27-21 in the Big 12 title game.
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