The Oregon Ducks and their fans have been waiting in rabid anticipation for weeks now. The Ducks players have been in Southern California all week, seeing the sights, accepting awards and even taking the time to visit with fans at the Los Angeles Children's Hospital.
As they gear up for their game against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl on Monday, January 2, you can feel the excitement in the air. We have all of the pertinent information right here in case you wanted to follow along with the game as it happens.
Time: Kickoff will be at 2:10 PM PST from Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, CA.
TV: The game will air nationally on ESPN and will also be streaming on the internet at ESPN3.
Betting Line: The Ducks are favored to win by between 5 and 6 points, according to our friends over at OddsShark. The over/under for the game is set at 72.
History: Oregon and Wisconsin have faced off against one another four times before 2012. The Ducks have come away with a win in all four of those previous meetings. The most recent game between the two was in 2001, which the Ducks won, 31-28
You can find even more information about the Rose Bowl game by visiting the official Tournament of Roses website.
For more in depth discussion and analysis of the Oregon Ducks, make sure you check out Addicted To Quack to get in on the action. For the Badgers side of things, head on over to Bucky's 5th Quarter.