The Penn State women's hockey team (6-8-4, 2-3-1 College Hockey America) saw a very successful weekend as they swept the Rochester Institute of Technology Tigers (4-10-2, 1-5 College Hockey America) 3-0 and 6-2 at Pegula Ice Arena. The game will be a rematch of the 2012 Rose Bowl, where the Ducks beat the Badgers on three Darron Thomas touchdowns.
History will be made on December 28 at the Cotton Bowl. The Nittany Lions are in their third New Year's Day 6 bowl under James Franklin.
After defeating Utah in the Pac-12 championship game, the No. 6 Oregon Ducks are going to the Rose Bowl to battle the No. 8 Wisconsin Badgers on January 1, 2020, at 2 p.m. PST in Pasadena, California.More news: NASA scraps its first ever all-women spacewalk
They will play a classic Big Ten power in Penn State.
When is the Cotton Bowl 2020?
"I'm excited for our football program to have the opportunity to play in this year's Cotton Bowl", stated Sandy Barbour, Penn State Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics.More news: Bushfire smoke chokes Sydney, halting ferries and triggering alarms
Oregon's Midwestern opponent (10-3) is recovering from losing the Big Ten championship 34-21 to No. 2 Ohio State.
The over is 4-2 in Nittany Lion's last 6 games. They beat MI and Iowa.
Memphis was 3-0 against ranked teams this season. The second period started with two quick penalty kills for the Penn State defense, one of which included a short-handed goal from freshman defender Mallory Uihlein, also the first of her career. Memphis' offense, which averaged 40.5 points per game, offers an interesting test. The Nittany Lions were out scored from the foul line, 30 to 14. Penn State committed 25 fouls in the game. The Nittany Lions are 1-2 this season when they fail to reach that mark.More news: Elon Musk took Tesla's Cybertruck for a weekend drive around LA