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Missouri will play Minnesota in the 2015 Citrus Bowl on January 1

The Tigers and Gophers will kick off at 1:00 p.m. ET on January 1 in Orlando.

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It appears Missouri knows its postseason destination. Following their second straight SEC title game loss, the Tigers (10-3) will head to Orlando to play Jerry Kill's Minnesota Golden Gophers (8-4).

CFP Rk F/+ Rk AP Rk Coaches Rk Massey Composite Rk
Minnesota (8-4) 25 35 26 26 32
Missouri (10-3) 16 31 16 14 16

Mizzou will likely be a slight favorite in this one, but the Gophers are a sound team, ranking 44th in Off. F/+, 42nd in Def. F/+, and (this could be quite important if you've watched recent Mizzou games) ninth in Special Teams F/+. Their offensive line is one of the best in the country in terms of run-blocking, but they are susceptible to a strong pass rush.

We'll get the Citrus Bowl previews started soon enough. But the season will end with Missouri's first New Year's Day bowl since 2008 and their second since 1970. Huzzah!