The 2020 SEC season is approaching Week 9 this weekend, and many other conferences are heading toward the regular season finish line.

After this past week’s action, ESPN experts Kyle Bonagura and Mark Schlabach updated their bowl projections, and 13 SEC teams (everyone but Vanderbilt) were included.

As you can see below, both project Alabama to go to the College Football Playoff. Here’s where each SEC team is projected to play this postseason:


  • Bonagura: Sugar Bowl (CFP) vs. Clemson
  • Schlabach: Sugar Bowl (CFP) vs. Notre Dame


  • Bonagura: Texas Bowl vs. Texas
  • Schlabach: Outback Bowl vs. Indiana


  • Bonagura: Citrus Bowl vs. Northwestern
  • Schlabach: Citrus Bowl vs. Wisconsin


  • Bonagura: Orange Bowl vs. Miami
  • Schlabach: Orange Bowl vs. Miami


  • Bonagura: Peach Bowl vs. Cincinnati
  • Schlabach: Peach Bowl vs. Cincinnati


  • Bonagura: Liberty Bowl vs. West Virginia
  • Schlabach: Music City Bowl vs. Northwestern


  • Bonagura: Outback Bowl vs. Indiana
  • Schlabach: Texas Bowl vs. Texas

Mississippi State

  • Bonagura: Birmingham Bowl vs. Memphis
  • Schlabach: Birmingham Bowl vs. Memphis


  • Bonagura: Las Vegas Bowl vs. Colorado
  • Schlabach: Las Vegas Bowl vs. Cal

Ole Miss

  • Bonagura: Gasparilla Bowl vs. Georgia Tech
  • Schlabach: Gator Bowl vs. Virginia Tech

South Carolina

  • Bonagura: Gator Bowl vs. NC State
  • Schlabach: Gasparilla Bowl vs. Georgia Tech


  • Bonagura: Music City Bowl vs. Wisconsin
  • Schlabach: Liberty Bowl vs. West Virginia

Texas A&M

  • Bonagura: Cotton Bowl vs. Oklahoma State
  • Schlabach: Cotton Bowl vs. Oklahoma