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Here is the distribution of the bowls projections classified in alphabetical order by conference. The New Years Six games have been italicized and underlined to help those of you who have just scrolled down to find the branded bowls.
American Athletic (7 teams): Cincinnati (orange), East Carolina (Cure Beach), Houston (Fenway), Memphis (Gasparilla), SMU (Birmingham), Tulsa (Hawai’i), UCF (Military)
Atlantic Coast (10 teams): Boston College (Pinstripe), Clemson (Gator), Louisville (Military), Miami (First Responder), North Carolina (Sun), North Carolina State (Duke’s Mayo), Pittsburgh (Cheez-It), Virginia (Vacation) , Virginia Tech (Fenway), Wake Forest (Fishing)
Big 12 (8 teams): Baylor (Alamo), State of Iowa (Cheez-It), State of Kansas (first responder), Oklahoma (Cotton), State of Oklahoma (Sucre), TCU (Guaranteed Rate), Texas (Texas), Texas Tech (Liberty)
Big Ten (9 teams): Iowa (Outback), Maryland (Guaranteed Rate), Michigan (Pink), State of Michigan (Citrus), Minnesota (Las Vegas), Ohio State (cotton), Penn State (Fishing), Purdue (Pinstripe), Wisconsin (Music City)
USA Conference (7 teams): Charlotte (Bahamas), Florida Atlantic (Boca Raton), Marshall (New Mexico), UAB (New Orleans), UTEP (Armed Forces), UTSA (Independence), Western Kentucky (Frisco)
Independent (4 teams): Army (Armed Forces), BYU (Independence), Liberty (Quick Lane), Notre-Dame (Fiesta)
Mid-American (7 teams): Ball State (Arizona), Buffalo (Bahamas), Central Michigan (Myrtle Beach), Eastern Michigan (Camellia), Northern Illinois (Lending Tree), Toledo (Famous Idaho Potato), Western Michigan (Quick Lane)
Mountain West (7 teams): Air Force (Arizona), Boise State (Frisco), Fresno State (New Mexico), Nevada (Famous Idaho Potato), San Diego State (LA), Utah State (Hawai’i), Wyoming (Boca Raton)
Pac-12 (7 teams): State of Arizona (Las Vegas), Oregon (Pink), Oregon State (Sunday), UCLA (Vacation), USC (LA), Utah (Alamo), Washington State (Gasparilla)
South East (11 teams): Alabama (Sugar), Arkansas (Duke’s Mayo), Auburn (Gator), Florida (Texas), Georgia (Orange), Kentucky (Citrus), LSU (Music City), Mississippi State (Birmingham), Ole Miss (Fiesta), Tennessee (Liberty), Texas A&M (Outback)
Sun Belt (5 teams): Appalachian State (Myrtle Beach), Coastal Carolina (Cure), Louisiana (New Orleans), South Alabama (Lending Tree), Troy (Camellia)
Kerry Miller covers college football and men’s college basketball for Bleacher Report. You can follow him on Twitter, @kerrancejames.