The Pac-12 Conference has their second game of the college football bowl season on Wednesday night, as the Cal Bears battle the Texas Longhorns in the Holiday Bowl in San Diego. It is the second of two bowl games on ESPN on the Wednesday schedule.
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Teams: Toledo Rockets (8-4, 7-1 in the Mid-American Conference), Air Force Falcons (7-5, 3-4 in the Mountain West)
Time: 1:30 p.m. PST
TV: ESPN and ESPN3.com, with Pam Ward, Dan Hawkins, and Jeanine Edwards on the call.
Favorite: Toledo is favored by three points, per Odds Shark
The Pick: Take Air Force and the points
Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl
Teams: Cal (7-5, 4-5 in the Pac-12), Texas (7-5, 4-5 in the Big XII)
Time: 5 p.m. PST
TV: ESPN and ESPN3.com, with Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, and Jenn Brown on the call.
Radio: ESPN Radio, with Bill Rosinksi, David Norrie, and Joe Schad on the call.
History: Cal is 0-4 all-time against Texas, and is still bitter at Mack Brown and the Longhorns for successfully politicking to jump Cal in the polls to make the 2005 Rose Bowl.
Favorite: Texas is favored by 3½ points, per Odds Shark
The Pick: Take the Longhorns to cover the spread.