Friday, December 29, 2017

Team Selection Process

The Hyundai Sun Bowl is in the second year of six-year contracts with the ACC and the Pac-12 conferences. The current selection order for each conference is:

ACC SELECTIONS ORDER

College Football Playoff
Russell Athletic Bowl versus Big 12 #3.

Bowl Selection pool (all have equal selection status get pics #3 – 6)
Belk Bowl versus SEC.
Hyundai Sun Bowl versus Pac-12 #5.
New Era Pinstripe Bowl versus Big Ten.
Music City Bowl or the TaxSlayer Bowl versus SEC.
From 2014-19, the Music City and Taxslayer will each get ACC team three times. TaxSlayer has ACC priority
this year after Music City used ACC in 2014.

Pac-12 SELECTIONS ORDER

College Football Playoff
Automatic berth to one of the New Year’s six bowl games, the Rose Bowl verses Big Ten #1 in years Rose Bowl is not a CFP Semifinal.
Valero Alamo Bowl versus Big 12 #2.
National University Holiday Bowl versus Big Ten.
Foster Farms Bowl versus Big Ten.
Hyundai Sun Bowl versus ACC #3-6