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 5 of our 8-part Bowl Race series for the 2016 bowl season.

Pinstripe Bowl: Pittsburgh Panthers vs Northwestern Wildcats

Russell Athletic Bowl: West Virginia Mountaineers vs Miami Hurricanes

Foster Farms Bowl: Indiana Hoosiers vs Utah Utes

Texas Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies vs Kansas State Wildcats

Birmingham Bowl: USF Bulls vs South Carolina Gamecocks