Mississippi and Oklahoma St paired in Sugar Bowl
NEW ORLEANS - Mississippi and Oklahoma State get to renew their recent postseason rivalry in the Sugar Bowl.
This will be the third time since 2004 that the Rebels (9-3, No. 12 CFP) and Cowboys (10-2, No. 16 CFP) meet in the postseason. The first two meetings were at the Cotton Bowl and Ole Miss won both - 31-28 on Jan. 2, 2004 and 21-7 on Jan. 2, 2010.
Now they will play in the Superdome on Jan. 1 at 8:30 p.m.
Ole Miss returns to a New Year's Six bowl for the second straight season.
The Cowboys won their first 10 games of the season before back-to-back losses to Baylor and Oklahoma.