The rules of of Spor Repor’s Bowl Race are as followed:

  • 20 Marbles In Total
  • 1 Marble for every 5% of win probability (according to ESPN’s Football Power Index) a team possesses; rounded to the nearest 5.
  • First team to place a marble into the pocket at the end of the course wins the Bowl Race.

Stay tuned to Spor Repor as we reveal our 40 Bowl Races from now until Christmas Eve over the course of 8 5-game installments. Without further ado, here is Part 4 of our 8-part Bowl Race series for the 2016 bowl season.

Independence Bowl: North Carolina State Wolfpack vs Vanderbilt Commodores

Heart of Dallas Bowl: Army Black Knights vs North Texas Mean Green

Military Bowl: Temple Owls vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons

Holiday Bowl: Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Washington State Cougars

Cactus Bowl: Baylor Bears vs Boise State Broncos