Big 12 bowl projections: Week 9

Baylor and Oklahoma have open dates on Saturday before their huge contest on Nov. 7 after the Sooners surged up the BCS rankings to enter the top 10 with their win over Texas Tech this weekend.

Tostitos Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 1): Baylor vs. BCS at-large

AT&T Cotton Bowl (Jan. 3): Oklahoma vs. SEC No. 3/4

Valero Alamo Bowl (Dec. 30): Texas Tech vs. Pac-12 No. 2

Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (Dec. 28): Oklahoma State vs. Big Ten No. 4/5

National University Holiday (Dec. 30): Texas vs. Pac-12 No. 3

Texas Bowl (Dec. 27): Kansas State vs. Big Ten No. 6

New Era Pinstripe Bowl (Dec. 28): None available vs. American No. 4

Heart of Dallas Bowl (Jan. 1): None available vs. Big Ten No. 7