Some (really) early SEC bowl projections

Jerry Palm of CBSSports.com has come out with his bowl projections for all 35 bowl games next season.

Of the 14 SEC teams, he has 10 playing in the postseason in 2012, including two in BCS bowl games.

The only four SEC teams he doesn't have in bowl games are Kentucky, Ole Miss, Tennessee and Vanderbilt.

Palm has LSU and USC squaring off in the BCS National Championship Game on Jan. 7 in Miami. He has Alabama in the Allstate Sugar Bowl meeting West Virginia on Jan. 2 in New Orleans.

Here's a look at the rest of his bowl rundown involving SEC teams:

  • Capital One: Georgia vs. Nebraska

  • Outback: South Carolina vs. Michigan State

  • AT&T Cotton: Arkansas vs. TCU

  • Chick-fil-A: Auburn vs. Florida State

  • Gator: Florida vs. Iowa

  • Music City: Texas A&M vs. Virginia

  • Liberty: Missouri vs. Southern Miss

  • BBVA Compass: Mississippi State vs. Syracuse