Texas v. Georgia
The NCAA ringed in the new year with the Sugar Bowl. This year’s Sugar Bowl was the 85th edition. The Texas Longhorns went head to head with the Georgia Bulldogs with Texas ultimately winning 28-21. The passing leaders were #11 Sam Ehlinger for Texas going 19/27 for 169 yards and #11 Jake Fromm for Georgia going 21/35 for 224 yards, 3 touchdowns, and an interception. The rushing leaders for the game were #5 Tre Watson for the Longhorns with 18 touches for 91 yards and #13 Elijah Holyfield for the Bulldogs with 12 touches for 62 yards. The receiving leaders were #84 Lil’Jordan Humphrey for Texas with 7 catches for 67 yards and #8 Riley Ridley for Georgia with 5 catches for 61 yards.